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2017 Etnoliga Cross-Cultural Football Tournament

2017 Etnoliga Cross-Cultural Football Tournament

Migrants, refugees and local people will help kick-off the biggest cross-cultural football event in Eastern Europe this weekend, with players from over 50 countries joining Etnoliga, a tournament in Warsaw.


Sun, 03/19/2017 to Sun, 06/11/2017



Etnologa is played from this Sunday (19 March) to 11 June with the values of inclusion, diversity and cultural exchange at its heart. The tournament and the series of events around it, is organised by Fundacja dal Wolności (Foundation for Freedom), Fare members that have been working on social integration through sport projects in Poland for 12 years.

Every year at least 250 players take part in the all-inclusive league, in which every team has a minimum of three women players in their squad, and which is played to a set of rules that increase its objectives. Participants are asked to prepare contests, snacks and presentations to share, the scoring system also rewards fair play and extra activities and a scoring system that rewards fair play and extra activities.

The league is aimed at everyone, with a special focus on refugees, migrants and amateur Polish players who want to support a friendly and multicultural environment.

  • Participation in the Etnoliga is open to individuals who have an interest in promoting social inclusion, diversity and cultural exchange. You can register for free here.
  • Follow the events taking place in the coming months here.

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