Player Engagement

Michael Carrick was at Old Trafford Sports Barn on Friday evening to officially launch ‘Carrick’s Street Reds’ – a Manchester United Foundation project to be funded for the next three years by the Michael Carrick Foundation, through money raised...
14/04/2018
Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong has become the 43rd member of Common Goal, donating one percent of his salary to high impact football-for-good organisations around the world.   Jürgen Griesbeck, Common Goal founder, disclosed in a...
27/03/2018
Years of conflict, violence and desperate hardships have made life almost unbearable in Afghanistan. Landmines, once scattered across the country, have robbed thousands of their ability to do the most basic of things like being able to move around...
13/03/2018
Former Atletico Madrid defender Roberto Solozabal, a member of Spain’s gold medal football squad at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, and ex-Valladolid right back Javier Torres tackle dementia in football-mad Spain.   In retirement homes in Madrid,...
27/02/2018
ZOOM enters its sixth year in 2018 and the success of the initiative is down to a very simple idea. The concept was created in late 2012 by Christian Sylt and Caroline Reid, authors of Formula One’s industry monitor Formula Money. They realised that...
13/02/2018
"I am very pleased to have this opportunity to tell you about my Foundation. Some of you are no doubt wondering “Why does he not simply donate the money? What is the point of a foundation?” My Foundation is something that is really close to my heart...
06/02/2018
The most important thing for Aksel, is that the concept is for a cause greater than himself, and more meaningful than just selling products with his name on it.   In partnership with Panorama Design, the alpine ski racer Aksel Lund Svindal is...
02/02/2018
On Thursday, January 18, Andrés Iniesta, FC Barcelona player and his wife, Anna Ortiz, visited the Maternity Infant Vall d'Hebron Neonatology Department to support the campaign "With you, at home", promoted by the "la Caixa" Bank Foundation.  ...
19/01/2018
In October, the Russian Ice Hockey Federation and charity Rusfond launched a joint initiative called "Hockey fights cancer" to raise money and awareness for children diagnosed with cancer. The campaign also aims to support the development of the...
11/01/2018
Two-time world champion Fernanado Alonso continues to be one of the most popular drivers in Formula 1, respected for his incredible skill behind the wheel as much as his determination to win. While circumstances have prevented him from adding to his...
05/01/2018
UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin has pledged 1% of his salary to Common Goal - a project co-founded by Manchester United star Juan Mata - which funds high-impact football charities worldwide.   Spain international and Manchester United FC...
29/12/2017
At The Christie’s Palatine Treatment Centre, home to the teenage and young adult unit and haematology and transplant inpatient unit, Romelu Lukaku, Matteo Darmian and Daley Blind, met those going through a difficult time during the festive period....
20/12/2017