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Made with the co-operation of FIFA and featuring some of the beautiful game’s biggest names including David Beckham, Zinedine Zidane, Raul and Newcastle United captain, Alan Shearer, this is the incredible story of a gifted athlete who must manoeuvre his way through fame, fortune, off-field temptations, triumphs and defeats, to reach his ultimate “Goal”.

Every dream has a beginning.

Release date
February 16 2006
The amazingly gifted Santiago Munez, a young immigrant living in the barrios of Los Angeles, has an impossible dream -- to play soccer for a world class team. Unexpectedly getting a tryout with one of England's premier soccer clubs, Newcastle United, Santiago finds himself totally alone in a world where soccer is a religion and the players are gods. Now he not only has to prove he has the passion, talent, and determination to make it alongside the best in the world, but he has to overcome his own demons and those of others. Filled with memorable characters, great heart, and real-life soccer legends, Goal! The Dream Begins is a triumphant story about believing in your dreams.

Alessandro Nivola ... Gavin Harris

Anna Friel ... Roz Harmison

Cassandra Bell ... Christina

Kieran O'Brien ... Hughie McGowan

Kuno Becker ... Santiago Munez

Marcel Iures ... Erik Dornhelm

Miriam Colon ... Mercedes Munez

Sean Pertwee ... Barry Rankin

Stephen Dillane ... Glen Foy

Tony Plana ... Santiago's Father

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