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Month: October 2013

Our friends at Jogabo are creating a mobile app

Our friends at Jogabo are creating a mobile app for football players to track their stats, share their games and discover playing opportunities all around. They need your help…

Spirit of Football’s autumn school holiday action

Spirit of Football’s autumn school holiday action “talentCAMPus Week 2” is underway with stories of The Ball, dance, fair play football, dog therapy, bike riding and plenty of other action… and that was all on the first day. Stay tuned for daily updates!

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Die 2. Woche Herbstferienbetreuung hat begonnen.
“Timon-Wenzel-Michelle-Paul-Sascha-Madlin-Lucas-Marius-Lucia-Maik-Yannek-Miriam-Angelique-Kiara-Tobias-Luisa-Michelle-Justin-Maxime-Mika-Ramon-Justun”: Herzlich Willkommen bei unserem Feriencamp. Wir freuen uns auf eine tolle Woche mit euch (und XXL-Pizza & Luther Matthäus)!!!

The Ball 2014 is getting ready to roll

The Ball 2014 is getting ready to roll. Are you en route? Do you want to get involved? Is there a club, an NGO, a school or community The Ball should visit en route? Feel free to get in touch…

SOF Brazil sets up computer lab in Heliopolis favela

Spirit of Football Brazil has set up this computer centre in the Heliopolis favela in the district of Sacomã, São Paulo. These children are enjoying using the learning facility.


O cantinho do SOF em Heliópolis está sendo bem utilizado! ;)
Ficamos felizes em ver ajudar essas crianças, incluindo mais lazer e alegria nos dia a dia delas.

Spirit of Football teams up with New Model Army

Spirit of Football is partnering with the cult band New Model Army. The song “The Beautiful Game”, written by Justin Sullivan, is going to be released at kick-off in Janaury 2014.


A banda New Model Army também apoia o Spirit of Football e em breve vem novidades por aí. Confira algumas fotos registradas pelo nossos diretores do show da banda, na Alemanha:

Photos of school holiday camps in Erfurt

Spirit of Football Germany finished the first of their autumn school holiday camps in Erfurt yesterday. Check out some of the photos. One Ball One World is Spirit of Football’s education programme:

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Hier könnt ihr euch die “best of Bilder” unserer Herbstferienwoche anschauen… stay tuned for more Bilder… coming to a facebook group near you. Fotos: Markus Wiefel

Football in Rio

Football in Rio: Driven by a passion to play, young Brazilians carve out a football pitch from the side of a mountain by hand.

An Unfair Game

This short film explains a troubling situation in English football, where ticket prices have risen to levels so high that many of the real fans can no longer afford them.

Today is the birthday of football

Today is the birthday of football! We at Spirit of Football say Happy Birthday to our friends, the world’s first football club, Sheffield F.C. Keeping The Ball rolling since 24 October 1847.

Spirit of Football Brazil meet Spirit of Football Germany

Spirit of Football Brazil met Spirit of Football Germany in Munich, visited FC Bayern Munich, and planned The Ball 2014’s journey – especially the mid January stop over in Munich. We are looking forward to visitng FC Bayern again, meeting up with the Munich Fan Project and playing some fair play football with Rüdiger Heid from buntkicktgut.

The Ball 2018 left England on 25th March 2018 and travelled to the World Cup in Russia.

The Ball 2014 kicked off from England on 9th Jan 2014 and headed to the World Cup in Brazil.

The Ball 2010 left England on 24th Jan 2010 headed to the Opening Ceremony in Johannesburg, South Africa.

The Ball 2006 travelled from London to the Opening Ceremony in Munich, Germany.

The Ball 2002 was carried 7000 miles across Europe and Asia to the World Cup finals in Korea & Japan.