World at Their Feet | Tokyo 2020 Top Scorer Sets Sights on World Cup


Growing up in a rural town in Brazil, Richarlison de Andrade took an unconventional path to success. He played for his hometown club until the age of 16.

He embarked on a journey of many trials until he was signed by América Mineiro. His rise is nothing but remarkable with his move to Premier League club Tottenham. Tokyo 2020 was a dream tournament for him as he was given the fabled number 10 shirt and went on to win a Gold medal and the golden boot. Watch out for Richarlison who scored his country's first two goals at the 2022 World Cup.


About World at Their Feet

Meet some of the top Olympic footballers to watch out for at FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. They recount their journey to becoming professional players as they are about to embark on a major international event.

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