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Gabriel Jesus: Inspiring kids in Sao Paulo

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Four years ago, Gabriel Jesus was painting the streets of his hometown in Sao Paulo. Now, he is a Premier League champion preparing to star in the World Cup.

In Jardim Peri, where he grew up, there are hundreds of children who dream of following in the striker's footsteps.

In recognition of their idol, a 112-foot tall mural adorns more than a dozen houses in, depicting the forward celebrating a goal. The green, yellow and blue portrait is nearing its final touches.

We visited Gabriel Jesus' home to discover the impact the forward has made for the next generation..

Watch the video above...