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Dream Chasers - Inter Milan
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They are not regular eighteen year olds, they are eighteen years old pro athletes with multi-million dollars value.
The show follows the life of elite young athletes at a pro soccer club who are in the last year of their development phase, in which the club will decide whether they will be retained, or let go.
Chasing their dream of a professional career, the world’s best young talents exchange their teenage years for a life of discipline and rigorous training at professional soccer clubs youth programs
The world ‘s top clubs scour the globe to recruit and nurture top talents, keeping only the very best. There are never guarantees
The first season features the youth team of Italy’s Inter Milan, a legendary club with over 327 million fans worldwide.
Founded in 1908 , Inter is one of the world’s top ten supported clubs, and has has won 30 domestic trophies, three European Champions League and three Club World Cup trophies. Inter remains the only Italian club that has never been relegated from the top division.
The Inter Primavera team (under 19) is the final stepping stone in the Inter Youth Program. Players from the Primavera squad compete in the Italian Primavera league, where they have two years to impress in order to stay at the club. The show focuses on players who are in their last year with the Primaverateam, facing a make it or break it season.
Stefano Vecchi, the mister
The mister is an Italian phrase used for the head coach position, a position that Stefano Vecchi holds at the Inter Primavera program. Being a product of the Inter Primavera program himself, Vecchi is viewed as an excellent mentor and nurturer of the club’s finest young talents.
Ryan Nolan, Ireland
Ryan, a strong Irish defender was discovered by Inter during a youth tournament in Spain. He joined Inter two years ago, and is currently the only British player currently registered in an Italian professional club.
Vladan Dekic, Serbia
Inter purchased the Serbian youth international, from his childhood club Red Star Belgrade two years ago. His parents lost their dreams when they became refugees during the Yugoslavian civil war, so they understand what it means for their son to pursue his.
Jens Odgaard, Denmark
Odgaard was a teenage sensation who made his professional debut at the age of 16 with Lyngby in the Danish professional league. After monitoring his progress for three years, Inter finally purchased Odgaard for $ 2,000,000 and placed him in the Youth program while being groomed for a position in the club’s first team.
Facundo Colidio, Argentina
Inter purchased the Argentinian teenager for $10,000,000 from Boca Juniors, after he excelled during an international youth tournament. With such a big price tag, big things are expected from the 19 years old striker. However he must first learn to cope with life in Italy, before he can fight for a place in the first team
Marco Sala, Italy
A Milan native, Marco has been with Inter since he was eight years old. He is one of the bright stars on the verge of breaking through to the Inter first team, after excelling in a pre-season game only to then suffer an injury that forced him to miss the remaining preseason fixtures, and another stint in the Primavera squad
And many more
Aside from other players and the team’s coaching staff, the show will also feature a number of past and present Inter stars, including Mauro Icardi, Luciano Spalletti, Javier Zanetti, Marco Materazzi, Giuseppe Bergomi and more.
EPS 1. DERBY DELLA MADONINNA
It’s one of the biggest rivalry in world football, as the Inter Milan team takes on its cross town rival AC Milan.
EPS 2. THE LITTLE JEWEL
In its encounter against Chievo, the team comes across a spirited Chievo side, inspired by Musa Juwara, a boat refugee from Gambia who has just joined the team.
EPS 3. FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE
The team takes on an aggressive Spartak Moscow team in the European Youth League tournament
EPS 4. CLASH OF THE TITANS
The team takes on league leader Atalanta, a strong contender for the league title.
EPS 5. REVENGE OF THE DISCARDED
Former Inter players haunt the team as they paid a visit to Turin.
EPS 6. GOALKEEPERS ARE CRAZY
On their second visit to Turin, Marco Pissardo has the game of his life against Juventus