HACKNEY WICK FC FOUNDER BOBBY KASANGA DISCUSSES JOURNEY WITH BT SPORT



Hackney Wick FC founder Bobby Kasanga tells his inspiring story via BT Sport Life Stories campaign as part of Black History Month.

Bobby aka 'the Peckham Zidane' recalls his upbringing, living in Peckham, South London, to ending up in prison which then seen him turn his life around after getting released in 2015 to then creating Hackney's first semi-professional football team.


Check the video below on Bobby's remarkable story.





He was inspired to create the club - after serving time in prison for armed robbery - to give local children an opportunity to stay out of trouble.