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CAF GS holds key meetings with UNAF, CECAFA & COSAFA Government Ministers, MA Presidents on Pan-African Schools competition!

CAF General Secretary Veron Mosengo-Omba held two-day discussions with Sport Ministers, Education Ministers and other government officials from several UNAF, CECAFA and COSAFA regions. The meetings also included CAF Member Association Presidents from the three zones. The meetings are part of an on-going stakeholder engagement process by CAF started by …

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Benin hosts landmark School Football Tournament!

12 boys and girls Under-16 teams contest week-long event; Tournament also included training for young referees and reporters; Grand Popo hosts event showcasing link between football, education and society. Mouyibath Aweba donned the colours of his school and prepared to play in a significant event in Benin’s football history. The …

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Seven WAFU B countries & CAF commit to African youth with Pan-African Schools Football Championship!

To help foster a new generation of African youth, The Confederation of African Football (CAF) is developing a football competition to be introduced into schools across the continent. The CAF Pan-African Schools Football Championship will be an intercontinental school soccer tournament for both boys and girls in a grassroots effort …

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Manchester City & British School Jakarta launch first Manchester City Football School in Indonesia!

Manchester City and British School Jakarta (BSJ) have announced the launch of the first Manchester City Football School in Indonesia. The Manchester City Football School will provide authentic and creative football coaching programmes for students, utilising the coaching philosophy and methodology of Manchester City. Based within BSJ in the Tangerang …

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Liberian president George Weah announced as Ambassador for Pan-African Inter-School Championship!

A joint CAF and FIFA delegation travelled to Liberia to hold meetings today with the Liberian Football Association and government officials in Monrovia. Partnerships with the public and private sectors, increased opportunities for youth through football and the appointment of Liberian President George Weah as the first Ambassador of the …

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Youth football and unity take centre stage in Côte d’Ivoire!

FIFA and CAF presidents visited Côte d’Ivoire to begin two-day itinerary; Focus on promoting unity, developing and strengthening football governance; Continent’s inaugural pan-African inter-school football championship also launched. The presidents of CAF and FIFA travelled to Côte d’Ivoire on Monday as part of their first joint mission in Africa since …

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Motsepe Foundation donates USD 10M to FIFA-CAF Pan-African School Football Championship!

The President of CAF, Dr Patrice Motsepe announced during his visit to the Ivory Coast, the donation of USD 10m by the Motsepe Foundation to the FIFA-CAF Pan-African School Football Championship. The USD 10m donation will be used to initiate and support the development and growth of schools’ football in …

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CAF President Dr Motsepe announces the creation of a Pan-African School Football Championship!

The President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Dr Patrice Motsepe welcomed the launch of a pilot inter-school competition project in Africa this week. During a working visit to Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Dr Motsepe together with CAF Secretary General Véron Mosengo-Omba, formed part of the …

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MoU for African schools football competition signed in Congo DR!

Today in Kinshasa, FIFA, the Congo DR Football Association (FECOFA) and the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) signed an historic MoU that will see the creation of a schools football championship. At a signing ceremony in the iconic Palais des Nations Hall, FECOFA President Constant Omari, FIFA …

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