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Tag Archives: Football

FIFA Fan Movement and adidas partner on NGO ball donations!

In 2020 the entire world went into a COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. Many football tournaments, including FIFA’s, went on hiatus. This meant that 200 official footballs due to be used during matches, and 2,000 mini football for promotional purposes, remained unused. In 2021, FIFA, with sustainability in mind, was looking for …

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Rehabilitation Through Football programme empowers ex-offenders in Nepal!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC)’s Vision and Mission to leverage on the beautiful game to strengthen communities through the AFC Dream Asia Foundation continued its game-changing impact with the launch of the “Prison Football, Rehabilitation Through Football” programme in partnership with the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) and Shelter Ashraya …

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Football takes lead role at sustainability festival!

Topics such as embedding sustainability practices within coaching and infrastructure were discussed at the Green & Blue Festival in Milan. Football’s growing role in the field of social and environmental sustainability was highlighted at the recent Green & Blue Festival in Milan. Speaking on a panel entitled ‘And what about …

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Premier League & Kick It Out launch South Asian Action Plan!

The Premier League has launched the South Asian Action Plan alongside Kick It Out, to help address the underrepresentation of British South Asian players within the Academy system. The new initiative will support one of the key commitments of the League’s ongoing No Room For Racism Action Plan, to enhance …

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BIGinSports podcast: April 2022 ft. Arunava Chaudhuri!

In the latest BIGinSports podcast, Patric Hoch and Arunava Chaudhuri look at global sporting events in April 2022. It was another exciting discussion about sports, but also the impact of politics on sports was discussed! Listen to the latest BIGinSports podcast in German under: Es ist viel passiert was unsere …

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FIFA Fund for Football Players: approval of a further 140 applications!

A further 140 players are due to be compensated from the FIFA Fund for Football Players following a decision taken by the FIFA-FIFPRO Steering Committee in line with the programme’s protocol. Created in 2020 to provide financial assistance to players who have neither been paid nor have the chance of …

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BIGinSports podcast: February 2022 ft. Arunava Chaudhuri!

In the latest BIGinSports podcast, Patric Hoch and Arunava Chaudhuri look at global sporting events in February 2022. It was another exciting discussion about sports, but also the impact of politics on sports was discussed! Listen to the latest BIGinSports podcast in German under: Die Jungs sind zurück. Nun sind …

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