The transition from Jamaica to Portland has taught Timbers right back Alvas Powell a lot about being a professional, including how to handle all the TV cameras. His personality and sense of humor have made him a guy everyone on the club loves to be around.
Leon Bailey is from Jamaica – just a land of reggae, jerk chicken and sprint superstars? Kick off! Life reporter Kres Harrington met Leverkusen’s striker to find out. Leon Bailey comes from the toughest part of Kingston – and now he’s lighting up the Bundesliga.