The Inclusive Football World Cup 2018
When all eyes were on Russia for the FIFA World Cup 2018 We didn’t forget about the other side of the world, where youth still fight against social exclusion and poverty.
The World Cup for social change
Following In the footsteps of one of the World’s best footballers of all time, Mozambique’s legendary Eusébio da Silva. Over 300 marginalized children throughout Mozambique’s poorest communities tasted the sweet feeling of participating in a World Cup last summer and felt like a real football star for a moment
During 30 days, boys and girls from16 different communities including street children came together on the pitch to play and celebrate the beautiful game of football.
Favela United hosted the very first Inclusive football World Cup
Favela United hosted the very first Inclusive Football World Cup 2018 in Maputo, Mozambique to promote social change through football. This special football Tournament took place in one of the city’s largest communities “Bairro da Polana Caniço”.