Saul Niguez won golden boot award for being a top scorer at recently concluded UEFA European under-21 championship. Spaniard is one the promising young talents in world football. Being a midfielder he possesses all qualities may it be passing, dribbling or defending he excels at everything.
His journey to the top was never easy. Back in 2015 while playing against bayer leverkusen defender Papadopoulos caught saul in the stomach with a knee. Soon after Niguez started suffering with breathing problems. Reports later revealed that he was suffering from kidney trauma with internal bleeding. A ureteral stent was inserted in his stomach. Recently in an interview he revealed ‘After every match or training session I would pee blood and it was not an easy time for me. I Was gambling with my health but my passion for football helped me’.
Recently his club Atletico Madrid rewarded him for his good performance by offering him new contract. His story is surely an inspiration for everyone.