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Bobby Kasanga Discusses Journey From Prison To Founding Hackney Wick FC With BT Sport

27 October 2020
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Hackney Wick FC founder Bobby Kasanga recently joined BT Sport to discuss his inspiring story.

In the short video, Bobby speaks on his Peckham roots and love for football as a child, before becoming involved with criminal activity later on in life which resulted in him being sent to prison. However, he was able to turn his life upside down after being released in 2015, creating Hackney’s first semi-professional football team.

We also see Bobby explain his reasons for establishing Hackney Wick FC as well as its impact.

Be sure to watch the video above to find out more about Bobby’s moving story.