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Men in the Arena

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Documentary Sport 20171h 26mOn: fuboTV BET+ Hoopla Tags: War Sports Country: Djibouti 

A touching story of friendship, struggle and triumph, the film follows the journey of two Somali national soccer team friends chasing their dreams in the face of impossible odds. After surviving two decades of war, Saadiq, 17, and Sa’ad, 19, the team’s most promising stars, enter the only televised match of the year hoping scouts will be watching. With passports of no value on the world stage, soccer may be their only shot to escape a growing terror threat, persecution and poverty. Against the backdrop of fear and shared sacrifice, they embark on separate but equally improbable journeys. In the opportunity of a lifetime, Saadiq sets off for America with dreams of an education and a soccer career. Sa’ad continues his career in Mogadishu with the hopes of someday being reunited with his friend. Their biggest dream is shared – to be symbols of hope to generations who have only known war.Men in the Arena is streaming with subscription on fuboTV, streaming on BET+, streaming with subscription on Hoopla, and 4 others. It's a documentary and sport movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (30 votes).

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J.R. Biersmith

J.R. Biersmith


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Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, BET+ & Hoopla).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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#24,045 Ranked Movie

#25 Ranked in Movies on BET+

#122 Ranked in News Movies

#1208 Ranked in Sports Movies

Men in the Arena has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (30 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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