Today in 2011 Brazilian footballer Sócrates passed away. This is a story about the role he and his team played in restoring democracy to Brazil.
On this day, 11th October, in 2005, football star George Weah ran for the office of president of Liberia.
Organiser for gender equality through sports.
In cooperation with the festival “Forum on European Culture”, we spoke with author David Goldblatt about the value of football for Europe, taking historical perspectives.