Prince Sammons' amazing journey

August, 27, 2014
Prince SammonsCourtesy of Sammons Family

Three years ago, Prince Sammons was known as Prince Micheal and living in Nigeria with his family with no idea what football even was. That's a long way from his current home and being one of the more sought-after 2016 football recruits in the country.

Growing up he thought basketball would be his ticket to a better life, but a difficult journey, a new name and family and a bit of luck led him where he stands now, and plenty of opportunity lies ahead.

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