Being a footballer looks easy, right? From the stands, it looks like an easy, overpaid job... but the truth is, so much hard work and dedication goes into making it pro.
Diabate started his career at Stevenage Town FC before a move to Exeter City in 2018. He first appeared in a matchday squad during Exeter's 2–0 away EFL Trophy group-stage victory over Newport County FC in October 2019 but like most footballers trying to make it... he was sent out on loan.
However, he persevered, persisted, and finally broke into the first team.
How did a kid growing up in South London, witnessing knife crime on his doorstep go from there to now... where he's playing in front of 000's of fans at St James Park.
I can't wait to share this conversation with you...
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