The FC Barcelona Foundation extended its programme ‘FutbolNet’ to Costa Rica. Supported by sponsor Scotiabank and former player José Edmílson, a festival was organised to promote values among children. 265 boys and girls aged 10 to 14 years participated in different football matches that implemented the ‘FutbolNet’ methodology. The key of the ‘FutbolNet’ approach is Read more
Everton Football Club made technological and sporting history ahead of the Premier League match against Newcastle United on Monday 23 April by helping a child too sick to travel from home to become the world’s first ‘virtual matchday mascot’ – experiencing the excitement of going on to the pitch via a Read more
Since 2017, Schalke 04 and its foundation Schalke Hilft! offer their fans the option to participate in Walking Football sessions. The sport which is simply football without running provides men and women of the age 50+ the opportunity to play the sport at a more feasible pace thereby eliminating barriers. Read more
Northampton Town hosted a mini Downs syndrome festival at the Goals Centre in Northampton on Sunday 15th April. Joining the Cobblers in taking part were their friends from Swindon Town and Lincoln City. The matches were six a side with each team playing each other twice. All of the matches Read more
From 13th until 19th of May 2018, a football-based Youth Exchange focused on “Breaking Barriers” will take place in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. During that period, Feyenoord Rotterdam the host of the exchange will welcome 24 young people ...
On the 13th and 14th of November 2018 the European Football for Development Network will host their 11th ”CSR in European Football” Conference at the Ghelamco Arena in Ghent, Belgium. Sharing knowledge Many insides, trends and ...