Joel Embiid is one of the best players on earth. He’s currently on the second season of the five-year, $147-million dollar contract he signed in 2017, so you know he’s got most of his life figured out already.

Being an NBA player obviously provides you several perks the average joe just could never think of, let alone being an All-Star and franchise cornerstone like Embiid.

However, it seems like the big man just didn’t want to pull some strings to get his hands on a driver’s license earlier than everybody else and without going through all that trouble, as he recently tweeted that, after nine years in the country, he’s finally granted permission to drive: