The term " British Asian " generally refers to British citizens who can trace their origin to South Asia; however, it also refer to those of East Asian origin. The lack of British Asians in association football has received significant media attention,   and has seen some clubs announce plans to explicitly target young British Asian players. A Commission for Racial Equality survey in found only seven professional British Asian footballers playing in the UK; the same survey also found only ten British Asian players at Premier League academies. Roger Verdi , of Indian origin, was forced to change his name because of racism, and had to move to the United States to start a professional career.
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The sport of American football attracts millions of different kinds of people. These people often come from a variety of different backgrounds. Especially as the NFL becomes a more popular form of entertainment internationally, people of different nationalities are drawn to the sport. I will rank these players based on what their renown in the sport. Demps was born to an African American father and a Korean mother, and he grew up with the both of them for most of his life in California. He seriously began his football career as a walk-on to San Diego State University, where he was named an All-Mountain West first-team selection twice.
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Asian Americans have contributed to sports in the United States through much of the 20th Century. Some of the most notable contributions include Olympic sports, but also in professional sports from the early years of the National Basketball Association, for example. As the Asian American population grew in the late 20th century, Asian American contributions expanded to more sports. Erik Spoelstra became the youngest coach ever in NBA history.
Wang was the first full-blooded Chinese player to both be drafted and to play in the NFL. Wang was born in Fairfax , Virginia. He was given the nickname, " Godzilla " due to his aggressive playing style, size, and Asian heritage.