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Football for Change brings together football stars and business leaders with a collective goal to change the lives of young people in some of the most challenged communities in the UK.

Backed by football icons including Trent Alexander-Arnold, Jamie Carragher and Anthony Gordon, Football for Change supports young people by funding life changing projects in education, employment and sport.

Goal

WE ARE AIMING TO SCORE SOME BIG GOALS

Goal 1

Investing in young people who are facing social and economic barriers to reaching their full potential

Goal 2

Promoting football stars and business leaders, who have succeeded in the face adversity, as role models to drive social mobility

Goal 3

Targeting resources in neighbourhoods affected by low educational attainment and high levels of youth unemployment

supporters
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Football for Change is about helping young people onto a positive path. It is footballers and business leaders coming together with a goal to help improve the life chances of young people from some most challenged neighbourhoods in the country. I know from growing up in Liverpool that it is needed now more than ever.”

Trent Alexander-Arnold
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Football for Change can change lives by giving young people who’ve often felt left out or left behind a fair chance in life. It is about giving them the tools to do something positive with their lives whether that be in education, employment or sport.

Jamie Carragher
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Football for Change is about giving young people from challenged communities a platform towards a brighter future. It is an incredible initiative which will change lives for the better. It is needed now more than ever.

Anthony Gordon
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As professional football players and worldwide known figures, we must be role models to society. Through Football For Change, we can make a difference in young people's lives, supporting them in their social, educational and sportive paths. With this platform, youngsters from challenged communities will be given the fundamental tools to prepare themselves for a brighter future. I’m truly happy to be part of this initiative and I hope that we can be an example to those kids that dream and aim to be better.

André Gomes
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The impact of the recent pandemic has made these challenges even greater so this initiative is more important than ever. I'm pleased to be giving Football for Change my support. It will make a real difference.

Conor Coady
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Football for Change is a great example of footballers working together to help young people in some of the most socially and economically challenged neighbourhoods in the country. The pandemic has hit young people particularly hard so this initiative, which is working to deliver opportunities in education and employment, is needed more than ever. I am proud to support it.

Gary Lineker
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Football For Change is a fantastic initiative that will do tremendous work to improve the lives of young people, in some of the most disadvantaged communities in the UK. I am proud to lend my support to it.

Jack Harrison

FOOTBALL FOR CHANGE CHAMPIONS

Ian Donaldson

Ian Donaldson
CEO, Atlanta Group

Stephen Graham

Stephen Graham
Actor

Lucy Meacock

Lucy Meacock
ITV News

Paul Gorst

Paul Gorst
LFC correspondent, Liverpool Echo

Sam Quek

Samantha Quek MBE
Olympic Gold Mealist

Mete Coban

Mete Coban MBE
Founder, My Life, My Say

Ellis Barrie

Ellis Barrie
Chef & Entrepreneur

Clare Robinson

Dr Clare Robinson BDS
Founder, The Dental Cafe

Craig Greenwood

Craig Greenwood
CEO, Everkool

Neville Southall MBE

Neville Southall MBE
Former Everton & Wales International

Paul Cheetham

Paul Cheetham
Managing Director, Sedulo

Alan O'Prey

Alan O'Prey
Managing Director, MJ Quinn

John Carpenter

John Carpenter
Chairman, Carpenters Group

Donna Scully

Donna Scully
Director, Carpenters Group

Donna Scully

Frank Mckenna
CEO, Downtown in Business

PRESS

Conor Coady
CONOR COADY JOINS TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD TO BACK FOOTBALL FOR CHANGE

St Helens-born Conor Coady is the latest football superstar to become an ambassador for Football for Change UK. ...

Trent Alexander-Arnold
TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD SHORTLISTED FOR PRESTIGIOUS AWARD FOR FOOTBALL FOR CHANGE

Trent Alexander-Arnold has been shortlisted for a major award for his involvement with the recently launched Football for Change initiative. ...

Trent Alexander-Arnold
TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD, JAMIE CARRAGHER AND ANTHONY GORDON TEAM UP TO LAUNCH FOOTBALL FOR CHANGE UK

Liverpool FC superstar Trent Alexander-Arnold, Everton midfielder Anthony Gordon, and Reds legend Jamie Carragher have...

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