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Australian Footballer Ditches Olympic Dream For Hip-Hop Career


Winger Joe Champness is on a three-year deal with the Newcastle Jets in Australia's A-League. © Twitter

A promising Australian footballer has put his career on hold, abandoning a chance to play at the Tokyo Olympics in favour of pursuing his dream to make it as a rapper. Winger Joe Champness is on a three-year deal with the Newcastle Jets in Australia's A-League and has made several appearances for the national under-23 team, putting him in prime position to become an Olympian. But the 22-year-old missed early pre-season preparations and the club has now given him permission to remain ...


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