Tikeh N. Tazeh, author
When 12-year-old Gabriel Carson moves to Dearborn, Michigan with his parents and two siblings, he dreams of becoming the star player on their prestigious soccer team. But those dreams are dashed when Gabe finds out that the team already has a star: the coach's son. From day one, the coach's son and his best friend resent Gabe, realizing his talent. However, their anger for each other goes too far when Gabe ends up in the hospital. Gabe will have to realize that there's more to a good team than just talent if he wants to come back and lead the team to a conference title.