About Human to Hero


Human to Hero gets to the heart of what it takes to be a sporting star. The show explores the discipline, dedication and determination involved, as well as the sources of inspiration for the world's best athletes.

Watch Human to Hero at these times (all GMT):
Every Wednesday on World Sport at 1600 and 2130, and Thursdays on World Sport at 0400.
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Up next: Swedish icon


Human to Hero next meets Olof Mellberg, a football player from Sweden.

As a child, he was dedicated to tennis and dreamed of playing at Wimbledon -- and didn't play football until he was 14.

Mellberg went on to captain his country, playing at two World Cups after making his name in the English Premier League.

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