Ball is Life (Video): Theobald on 2006 World Cup success and why he abandoned Brazil for Germany

Former Soca Warriors midfielder Densill Theobald on the not-so-secret sauce that took us to World Cup 2006, the changes needed on and off the field for future success, the inspiration of Ronaldo and Michael Jordan and why he abandoned Brazil for Germany in the fifth and final episode of “Ball is Life!”

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Lasana Liburd is the managing director and chief editor at and a journalist with over 20 years experience at several Trinidad and Tobago and international publications including Play the Game, World Soccer, UK Guardian and the Trinidad Express.

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  1. Hi Densil so glad to see that you are still enjoying the game you were one of the guys that made Malick and the country proud

  2. Lord that man could talk Lasana Liburd

  3. Big big big big player Malick Secondary and for Trinidad and Tobago ❤AH LOVE !!!

  4. Congratulations to you Densill Theobald for such an excellent interview. I admire your attitude towards the game . You are a great example for our younger aspiring players . Blessings !!

  5. Soooooo proud of you eh…. watching the interview with my son and he looks up to you so much. Thanks for that discipline and commitment you continue to show on and off the field. One thing i know for sure is that the discipline that you have is what continues to keep you ahead of many in the football fraternity. Skill isn’t every thing and you have proven that over and over inspite of all the negative people have to say. Well done! Wonderful interview. My kids will continue to look up to you because you’re a great uncle and wonderful role model. Keep it up bro and God bless! We love u always.

  6. pleasure to train under you for the short time Densill Theobald

  7. Continued blessings to u Densill Theobald

  8. Denzil that was absolutely a thought provoking interview. Quite proud to hear your analyses

  9. Good interview Densil has earned my respect alot more. On every level our leaders are failing us. Thats why our national and football is falling apart…too much egotistical maniacs on top… who only care about themselves n to hell with d yutes…

  10. One of the best interviews we have done Lasana Liburd. He answered alot of questions concerning the world cup that a lot of people including myself asked for years.

  11. An absolutely brilliant interview. May the good LORD continue to bless you and your family Densil!!!!

  12. Densill Theobald great interview my brother….. don’t like how you didn t say I use to beat you in the sweat all the time lollll….

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