Sport for Peace: Sport Transcending Boundaries

“Football is one of the best means of communication. It is impartial, apolitical and universal. Football unites people around the world everyday. Young or old, players or fans, rich or poor. The game makes everyone equal, stirs the imagination, makes people happy and makes people sad.”

– the words of Franz Beckenbauer, the great former German football player, national coach and manager

from http://cal.unac.org/sports-peace-how-the-fifa-world-cup-unites/

building bridges

“Whilst we can (and should) cherish and celebrate our ‘unique’ differences, let not our different beliefs divide us, but let the Spirit of our shared humanity be what defines and unites us as common inhabitants of our planet.”
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