"Nettie" was a pioneer of women's football. Her story is about diversity, equality and education.
Teacher with a mission for football.
Today in 1895, a football game was played as women were claiming equality in a patriarchal society.
Andrew was the first black player in international football. His story is one of colonial migration and education.
A journey through time with an activity connecting football to migration in 19th and 20th centuries.
Spreading football at the Adriatic coast.
Asserting female equality in the face of discrimination.
Arthur, Lord Kinnaird was a footballing Pioneer.
Fergus Sutter was one of the first (semi)professional footballers, playing against aristocratic players. A story of origins.
How did football evolve over time in both the Congo and Belgium? How has football (environments) been used beyond playing a sport? This is a learning activity to help students explore these topics.
As the UEFA 2020 European Championships got pushed ahead one year, the team of Football Makes History will provide you with a 365-day #onthisday series of posts to help all fans out there to go back in time, think, and reflect.
In 1878 Lewandowski would have played for Russia. This learning activity helps students learn about identities and changed borders by taking the EURO2016 teams back to 1871 and 1922.