In addition to the final match of the UEFA Champions League, there is another reason why Madrid is the epicenter of football this June.
Namely, more than 800 participants in the final activities of the “Football for Friendship” project – young footballers or journalists aged 12 years – from Europe, Asia, Africa and North and South America are currently in Madrid, where the Forum of Football and Friendships has officially started.
One of the main speakers on the Forum is the celebrated football legend and double winner of the “Golden Ball” – Franz Beckenbauer.
Also, one of the speakers is Viktor Zubkov, is Chairman-Supervisory Board at Gazprom, as well as the former celebrated footballer Roberto Carlos. Guest of the Forum is well-known Russian representative Alexsey Smertin.
Anja Gačić, Slavko Roguljić, Lejla Salihović and Samra Osmanović will represent Bosnia and Herzegovina in Madrid. These four children are ambassadors of Bosnia and Herzegovina for the global project “Football for Friendship”.
Football for Friendship is an international children’s social program initiated by the Company in 2013 within the Gazprom for Children global project.