Freddy Adu Biography
Fabulous Freddy Adu has gone from soccer prodigy to soccer superstar while playing for DC United of Major League Soccer. Kidzworld checks out the teenage soccer star who's been dating JoJo and getting ready to kick off the 2006 MLS season with DC United.
Freddy Adu Bio - Child ProdigyFreddy Adu was born in Ghana in 1989 and his family moved to the United States when he was eight years old. His ball handling abilities and overall soccer sense made him one of the world's most sought after players by the time he was just 13, when Inter Milan offered Freddy's family $750,000 to sign him. But Freddy's family and his coaches said no. Freddy wanted to stay in America to be closer to his family and avoid the extra pressure that would come from playing in Europe.
Freddy Adu Bio - American Soccer StarAfter helping the United States to advance to the Under-17 World Championship, Freddy Adu became the youngest person to play for a US national soccer team and was labelled the next American soccer superstar. In January 2006, Adu made his debut with the US National Team in a game against Canada. He may also play for the United States at the 2006 World Cup of soccer in Germany in June.