In the cutthroat world of pro soccer, a club lives and dies by the stars on its under-21 team. They are the future and lifeblood of any franchise, but most will never make it. 21 THUNDER is the story of the Montreal Thunder U21 team, following the team's star players on and off the field. A story of love, crime, race, sex and athletic glory, at its core the series is about how a group of players and coaches unite as family in the whirlwind of life, one step away from the pros.
Junior makes his bones on the team and Nolan’s past returns with a vengeance.
Christy confronts family truths, Nolan is blackmailed and Lara flirts with the dark side.
Nolan's father tries to save him and Junior faces down shady Bamba.
Christy and Nolan suffer humiliation on the field, Junior wins glory.
Christy takes over the team and Nolan sacrifices himself to try and save Emma.