On this day, 21 September, we look at how playing a game of football can contribute to peace by looking at the work of the NGO Childrens Football Alliance.
From a mixed central European background to a Barcelona and Spain legend.
Creating opportunities for blind people to enjoy football.
From female football star of the 1920’s to a memory icon.
Thomas Hitzlsperger came out as an openly gay man.
Christian Karembeu’s experience is an example of colonial and economic migration.
An advocate for equality and social issues.
A Jewish woman who fell in love with a footballer and escaped the Holocaust.
“Nettie” was a pioneer of women’s football. Her story is about diversity, equality and education.
The first player of African origin for France.