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March 2020

February 2020

FC Lugano Special Needs Team receives award

"IL MIO EQUILIBRIO" (Migros Culture) has awarded Avventuno and the Special Needs Team of FC Lugano for the initiative " Football: Emotion, Inclusion, Integration". The FCL Special Needs Team is a football team for people with disabilities aged 16 and over, which trains regularly and participates in integrated, mixed and inclusive football activities. In addition, children between the ages of 6 and 15 are individually integrated [...]

November 2019

Our partner club LFC recognised at leadership awards

Liverpool FC has been recognised at the Women of the Future Awards for outstanding acts of kindness and leadership and work to support and nurture young women in the workplace and rising female talent in sport. Read more: https://www.liverpoolfc.com/news/announcements/374257-klopp-jepson-and-lfc-recognised-at-leadership-awards

Our partner SV Werder Bremen and Terre des Femmes e.V. work together against violence against women.

25 November is International Day against Violence against Women. This year, our partner SV Werder Bremen brings attention to the social problem and alarming statistics. On Monday afternoon the Green-Whites hoisted two flags of the organisation "Terre des Femmes - Menschenrechte für die Frau e.V." at the Weser Stadium. With the country wide action altogether over 8.250 banners and flags with freely live without force were [...]

FIM-Family member VfB Stuttgart – Successful teacher training for inclusive football sport

PFIFF, the project for inclusive football promotion of the Württemberg Football Association and VfB is taking another important step forward. Under the direction of Fritz Quien and Dr. Martin Sowa, the wfv conducted the first teacher training course on inclusion football at the Ruit sports school. You can find out more about the commitment of VfB Stuttgart and teacher training here: https://www.vfb.de/de/vfb/aktuell/neues/vfbfairplay/2019/erfolgreiche-lehrerfortbildung-zum-inklusiven-fussballsport/

October 2019

FIM-Family Member Real Madrid Foundation

The Real Madrid Foundation is integrated into some of FIM's projects. At the SAC 2018 in Riga the Real Madrid Foundation participated with its clinic and at the 10th international Helvetia U16 Cup a coach of the Real Madrid Foundation participated at the Special Adventure Camp. You can find out more about the social commitment of our Family Member here:

August 2019

Bologna FC wins 10th International Helvetia U16 Cup FC St. Gallen best Swiss team

Bologna FC wins 10th International Helvetia U16 Cup The Sunday was dominated by the final matches. Both semi-finals of the Helvetia U16 Cup were decided after a penalty shoot-out after the regular playing time. Bologna FC and Benfica Lisbon stayed cooler and reached the final. The final was very attractive and similarly balanced to the semi-finals. Since no goals were scored in the ten minute overtime, [...]

July 2019

Int. Helvetia U16 Cup – Interview with Florian Kohfeldt

Florian Kohfeldt is currently the coach of the 1st team of SV Werder Bremen. In former times he was a participant in the INTERNATIONAL HELVETIA U16 CUP as a youth coach. We were allowed to interview him about this unique tournament:  1st While you were youth coach at SV Werder Bremen, you and your teams took part in the International Helvetia U16 Cup several times. What [...]