28.05.2016. Milan hosted today the Fourth International Children's Forum as part of FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP, Gazprom’s large-scale social project. The project is aimed at developing youth football and fostering tolerance and respect toward different cultures and ethnicities. This year, the Forum brought together young football players from Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America.
26.04.2016. Moscow, Russia. Participants of the fourth season of the International Children’s FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP programme, implemented by Gazprom company, have celebrated the International Day of Football and Friendship. The holiday is being held on the 25th of April in all countries participating in the F4F programme. This year it is celebrated in 32 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and South America.
Mixed youth team involving boys and girls from the West Ham United Foundation – West Ham United’s community programme, promoting health and wellbeing through community participation in sports, tackling exclusion and poverty and advancing the education of children and young people. With over 25 years of service provided to east London and Essex, the West Ham United Foundation aims to break down barriers to sports participation, uniting the local community through the power of football.
24.03.2016. Munich, Germany. Today GAZPROM, official sponsor of the UEFA Champions League, announced the opening of the fourth season of the FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP international children's social project.
06.06.2015 - Today Berlin hosted the Third International Children’s Forum organised within the GAZPROM social FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP program.
25.04.2015 - Today the International Day of Football and Friendship is celebrated as part of the children’s social FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP programme, implemented by GAZPROM Company.
The International Children’s Social programme FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP (F4F) is implemented by GAZPROM, UEFA Champions League official partner, as part of the global social programme ‘GAZPROM for Children’.
Dear participants of the FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP project! Offering support to children and teenagers is the greatest and most important aspect of our company’s social programs.
Dear young athletes, you have chosen football, and you already know that this sport involves a whole system of values.
The FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP Nine Values Cup is a special award of the FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP programme that is annually given at the International Children’s F4F Forum to an adult professional football club.
The Friendship bracelet is an official symbol of the FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP project and is a sign of tolerance, equality and a healthy lifestyle. Established in 2014, the bracelet is made of two simple strings of blue and green colours.
"FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP is a really great initiative for us children. Often, people underestimate our category’s ability to put on a show and play good football but we train very hard and try to be better players and best represent our country. I’m very proud to have been chosen and I can’t wait to play against the best categories my age and hopefully bring the cup to Algeria”.
Lotfi Madjer, 14 years old, Algiers, Algeria