Calvin Bassey was born on December 31, 1999, in the Italian Modena. The Nigerian national team player made a transfer from the Scottish Rangers FC last summer and made his debut in the Johan Cruijff Shield match Ajax - PSV (3-5) on July 30, 2022. Bassey played 39 official matches for Ajax's first team and scored one goal.
Calvin Bassey’s succes did not come easily. Growing up in a suburb of London, criminality and try outs at professional clubs without succes. Together with Bassey, we travel to England. We visit his former primary school, his favourite football court and his current home and made a sharp portrait.