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Japan’s Kensuke Nagai was a streetball player in Brazil

When he was a 5-year-old boy, Japan striker Kensuke Nagai arrived in Brazil and soon started playing barefoot soccer in the streets with his neighbors.Now, Nagai hopes hell face Brazil in the final of the mens Olympic football tournament so he can showcase the silky skills he learned during his childhood.”This is the first time for me to participate in such a big international competition, so I want to prove how much I can play,” Nagai said.

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