Player Engagement

Rasmus Haagensen graduated in social science and sports science while he was a professional handball player in Denmark. In 2007, he set up the player development unit of the Danish football player union "Spillerforeningen". He and his union...
04/10/2018
Former NHL great Wayne Gretzky has said he is "pleasantly surprised" at the level of ice hockey in China, and that the sport has great potential to grow in the country.   "I'm really impressed by how nice and warm the Chinese people are, and I'm...
17/09/2018
The 21-year-old, who collapsed on the field back in July 2017, has been brought out of an induced coma and has shown signs of neurological improvement   The brother of former Ajax star Abdelhak Nouri has offered a positive update on the condition...
22/08/2018
A Kenilworth charity shop received a surprise when a former Formula 1 driver's racing suit was donated to them. Staff at the Scope charity shop in Talisman square opened a bag of donations and were shocked to find six-time Grand Prix winner Ralf...
20/08/2018
Malatyaspor hit the headlines after they stepped out wearing t-shirts bearing the image of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil on the front. The shirts also had the message: “We are all you, say no to racism.”   Malatyaspor were taking part in a pre-season...
06/08/2018
Kylian Mbappé, one of the young soccer players on team France who took home the 2018 World Cup trophy will celebrate in a special way.   According to USA Today, the French forward will donate his earnings from the tournament to Premier de Cordée,...
30/07/2018
Bernier is part of the select group of young men representing Tunisia in international ice hockey competitions. The team, in addition to its bronze medal performance in Abu Dhabi, won the African Ice Hockey Championship in 2016. Members of the team...
16/04/2018
Michael Carrick was at Old Trafford Sports Barn on Friday evening to officially launch ‘Carrick’s Street Reds’ – a Manchester United Foundation project to be funded for the next three years by the Michael Carrick Foundation, through money raised...
14/04/2018
Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong has become the 43rd member of Common Goal, donating one percent of his salary to high impact football-for-good organisations around the world.   Jürgen Griesbeck, Common Goal founder, disclosed in a...
27/03/2018
Years of conflict, violence and desperate hardships have made life almost unbearable in Afghanistan. Landmines, once scattered across the country, have robbed thousands of their ability to do the most basic of things like being able to move around...
13/03/2018
Former Atletico Madrid defender Roberto Solozabal, a member of Spain’s gold medal football squad at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, and ex-Valladolid right back Javier Torres tackle dementia in football-mad Spain.   In retirement homes in Madrid,...
27/02/2018
ZOOM enters its sixth year in 2018 and the success of the initiative is down to a very simple idea. The concept was created in late 2012 by Christian Sylt and Caroline Reid, authors of Formula One’s industry monitor Formula Money. They realised that...
13/02/2018