Connecting Hungary, Austria, USA, The Netherlands, Italy, Brazil and Portugal.
From a coal mining village to become a Liverpool Legend.
Christian Karembeu’s experience is an example of colonial and economic migration.
Eusebio came from a poor background in Mozambique and became a superstar.
Fred Pentland coached Athletic Bilbao from 1929 to 1936. His story is one of migration.
Mesut Özil was born in Germany and also supported Turkey, his heritage.
On this day, Euro2020 would have almost reached the finals. The French team gives us the opportunity to look at national identity and migration.
Fatmire Bajramaj Alushi was a refugee from war, she achieved star status in German women’s football and won the World Cup. Her story is one diversity, equality and inclusion.
In the wake of the 2015 migration peak, activists and volunteers across Europe have been involved in supporting refugees, sometimes with the simple act of offering space and friendship to participate in football through grassroots clubs to help newcomers integrate.