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Rise and Shine: The Jay DeMerit Story

  • Release Date: Nov 03, 2011
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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 30 min.
  • Genres: Documentary


A gifted American soccer player gets the once-in-a-lifetime chance to play professionally in Europe, gradually working his way up to the English Premier League through nothing more than hard work and total dedication. Fresh out of college and ready to take the world of soccer by storm, Jay DeMerit failed to make the professional leagues in the U.S., and quickly set his sights on Europe. There, soccer is just as big as the NFL or college football in America, and the fans are known to be fiercely...more