White & Case

White & Case The international firm White & Case has supported the work of Red Deporte through the event ‘World Cup’. The main activity took place in the city of Hamburg between 9 and 11 September 2016, which brought together more than six hundred lawyers from the firm, from the five continents. In the framework of ‘World Cup,’ a football and volleyball tournament was contested, among other purposes,...

Cooperation with Real Club Deportivo Espanyol

Cooperation with Real Club Deportivo Espanyol The city of Barcelona has turned to the cause of Red Deporte through its two great clubs. RCD Espanyol has donated a lot of sports equipment to Red Deporte for the development of our activities. The beautiful first and second football strips of the club, as well as the training gear, already shine among the colours of Africa; In the midst of...

FC Barcelona Foundation collaboration

FC Barcelona Foundation collaboration More than ever before, the boys and girls from the Red Deporte programs can feel like Messi, Iniesta or Neymar are among them. The FC Barcelona Foundation has been working with Red Deporte through the donation of sports equipment to be used in the programs that we carry out globally through our organization. The prestigious Catalan club has innumerable followers throughout the world, amongst them...

Accompanied by champions

Accompanied by champions Red Deporte has managed to fulfill the dreams of 30 children from Seville who love the beautiful game. In collaboration with Sevilla Club de Fútbol, 30 children from deprived backgrounds have had the opportunity to accompany the Seville players and Shakhtar Donetsk in their entry onto the pitch, in the unique stage of the European semi-final. In this way, they’ve been able to fulfill the...

Goal Click Refugees and Red Deporte

Goal Click Refugees and Red Deporte The analogue cameras returned again to capture the reality of refugees in Europe, through football. Red Deporte is part of this project that has been depicting the hopes of refugees throughout the world and their links to football for several years. The young people gathered under the umbrella of Red Deporte have the opportunity to express how they live and grow about the...

Getafe CF collaboration

Getafe CF collaboration Getafe CF is a very special club, which came from an area of Madrid that was completely unknown to the majority of Spaniards before it burst into the first division. The history of Getafe CF began with their debut in the first division of Spanish football in 2004. Since then, they’ve played finals and took part in multiple European competitions, keeping themselves in the highest category...

UEFA and FedEx football pitch

UEFA and FedEx football pitch Red Deporte, in collaboration with FedEx, the UEFA Foundation for Children and streetfootballworld, has reached a major milestone in Cañada Real, by building a first-rate football pitch in one of the poorest areas of Spain. Carlos Marchena, retired international football player with the Spanish team, European championship and world cup, took part in the inauguration ceremony and conducted a training session to the delight...

UN Women

UN Women Red Deporte, along with nine other entities, has been chosen by UN Women and the Valencia Club de Fútbol to form a working group whose objective is to perform the interchange and development of women’s empowerment techniques and promoters of gender equality through football. Red Deporte promotes gender equality in all of its programs at all levels. Nevertheless, bringing together these ten NGOs from five continents has been...

In memory of Vicente Iraizoz

In memory of Vicente Iraizoz On the 6th of March, we received the news that Vicente Iraizoz had left us forever. A friend and worker of Red Deporte for five intense years, he died in Senegal while doing what he loved most: working on behalf of the most vulnerable communities in the countries that are most in need. Vicente began working for Red Deporte in 2008 when he was involved...

‘Moors against Gypsies’ tournament: maximum excitement and many challenges going forward

‘Moors against Gypsies’ tournament: maximum excitement and many challenges going forward For Adrian, a seventeen-year-old Gypsy who lives in Cañada and is an ardent supporter of Sergio Ramos, watching the “Moors vs. Gypsies” tournament was a dream come true. The same can be said for Mohammed, a sixteen-year-old Moroccan who dreams of one day seeing Messi play. Witnessing this tournament, for both of these young men, was like watching...