A powerful video titled ‘A Dream is Born’ has been released by the Right to Dream Group, charting the journey of young Ghanaian footballer, Francis Atuahene, from dreaming youngster to professional footballer. And the message here is clear: Every success story starts with a dream, and Right to Dream want to inspire dreamers like Francis Atuahene by sharing his inspirational story.

The Right to Dream Group, headed by Manchester United's former head scout in Africa, Tom Vernon, aim to provide transformational life changing opportunities for the next generation of leaders. The above video focuses on one of their latest success stories, that of Francis Atuahene. The young Ghanaian signed his first professional contract with MLS outfit, FC Dallas, after progressing through the Right to Dream academy in Ghana and subsequently playing for college side, Michigan Bucks.

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Currently spanning three continents, Right to Dream combines elite football development, innovative educational provision and a tailored character development programme to create the leaders of tomorrow. Through their academy in Ghana, their partner club, FC Nordsjælland in Denmark and foundations in the USA and UK, they are building a global movement for excellence and change that they hope will impact youth around the world.

You can find out more about Right to Dream and the work they do here.