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Reggie Wilson

When Reggie Wilson moved from the Ivory Coast to Haltom City, Texas before his sixth grade year he signed up to play football. Little he did know that the extracurricular activity that he signed up for was a little different than the one he excelled in as a kid in West Africa.

“It’s amazing because when I was growing up I was like the best soccer player in my area, so coming to America I thought I was going to play major league soccer,” Wilson said. “When I got here and I signed up for football, I did it by mistake. Soccer in Africa is called football so that’s what I signed up for, but they put me in American football.   “The football I’m playing now was by mistake... Recommended Stories

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