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Soccer made in Africa – more than just a game

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
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10 Episodes

Three players, one goal

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 1 9 min

Fair play versus foul play

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 2 10 min

The black and white leather ball

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 3 9 min

Football is for all

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 4 9 min

At the final whistle, we shake hands

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 5 9 min

Defense and Offense

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 6 9 min

Shoot the ball, not your neighbour

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 7 9 min

To be the best, one must be fit

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 8 9 min

Friends and enemies of African football

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 9 9 min

All that glitters is not gold

Soccer is cool. Soccer is fun. But in the poorest areas, it is sometimes the only hope for a better life. And it can have dramatic consequences when ill-intentioned people try to take advantage of these dreams.
Season 1 / Episode 10 9 min