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.
Playing football to help and cure other people.
Selected to play for England in 1925, but discriminated away.
Playing with strength, forgotten and rediscovered as a pioneer.
Dutch national goalkeeper who stayed away from playing Germany in 1934.
Player who set out a path for the development of football.
A “Russian Pele”, but his career was ruined by years in the Gulag.
Pioneering women’s football in Germany in 1930.
As the UEFA 2020 European Championships got pushed ahead one year, we provide you with a 365-day #onthisday series of posts to help all fans out there to go back in time, think, and reflect.
Football player in resistance to fascism.