Updated: Oct 18, 2021

This piece was written by Jamal Clay, a frequent contributor of Globally Ballin and the founder of "The Athletes Forum"

When the situation with COVID-19 got serious I was back home in Barcelona Spain, which was actually one of the countries most affected by the virus in Europe. At that time, I was planning to go play in Dresden in the GFL in April. I decided to visit my family and friends back at home before leaving for Germany for six months, but during that time things got serious in Spain and they locked down the country. So, I got stuck in my grandma’s apartment for about three and a half months without being able to go outside. Quarantine rules were very strict in Spain and you could only leave