Professional soccer player Lutsharel Geertruida grew up in the Rotterdam borough Feijenoord. But before he became a soccer player himself, he was already a big soccer fan and supporter of the professional soccer club Feyenoord. He started his career with Sparta under 9. And after many years and multiple job offers, he has secured a position as a central defender under contract with his favorite club Feyenoord. In 2017 he made his professional debut with Feyenoord in the Dutch Premier Soccer League. Since March of this year, he has been active as a youth international for the Dutch team.
His picture is taken in front of De Peperklip, a housing complex and well-known architectural building in the neighborhood Lutsharel grew up in. He has a strong bond with the city because of his early life in the South of Rotterdam and his soccer career. He serves as a source of inspiration for the youth of Rotterdam; he's only 21 years old and already has a great career. Proving that you can achieve anything if you dare to dream.