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The winner of 'Football's Next Star' who signed for Inter Milan - where is he now?

Already Following, don't ask me again. There was quite the prize on the line, too - a professional contract with Jose Mourinho's Inter Milan. It changed the life of Greenhalgh forever with his victory seeing him handed the Inter Milan jersey, posing with Mourinho and signing for a European giant on the brink of winning the treble. Kent Online. He made six starts on the wing under former England captain Terry Butcher as unfancied Inverness hit the top of the Scottish Premiership.

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It showcased a unique blend between reality and fantasy. He brought the whole squad along and treated it as a training session for us. If you're unfamiliar with the programme, Football's Next Star was a show on Sky1 that gave young, British talent a platform to showcase their abilities, with a professional contract at Inter Milan the winning prize. It's very much a thing with football though, you become great friends with your teammates, live together almost like they are family and then players move.

From Milan To Maidstone: The Incredible Story Of Ben Greenhalgh

Meeting Mourinho, training with the likes of Patrick Vieira and Ricardo Quaresma and living the life in the fashion capital of the world - Greenhalgh was fulfilling every young child's fantasies. Kent Travel News. An incredible story, but the journey is far from over for Ben, who is also proving to be a dab hand on the golf course these days, as well.

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