Important events in Gazprom’s Football for Friendship (F4F) international children’s social program will also take place this year in digital format due to the pandemic. Once again, the “Football for Friendship eWorld Championship” (eF4F) in 2021 will take place on the “Football for Friendship World” (F4F World) multiplayer simulator, specially developed for F4F. Each team consists of six players. A game lasts 2 halves of 3.5 minutes.
Since 19e In April, football academies around the world were invited to nominate girls and boys aged 12 to 14 as players. The “Football for Friendship eWorld Championship” (eF4F) will take place from 27e to 29e May.
The winners of the “Football for Friendship eWorld Championship” in 2020 were the “Granular salamander” team, whose players came from Bosnia and herzegovina, Kazakhstan, Latvia, the United Arab Emirates, Russia and turkey. During the last events of 8e season of “Football for Friendship”, a new GUINESS WORLD RECORDSTM The title was defined for the greatest number of participants in a football video bubble.
Since December 2020, “F4F World” has been made available to anyone interested, outside the eF4F tournament as well, free of charge in 27 different languages. Emphasis is placed on the nine values ââof F4F: friendship, equality, fairness, health, peace, dedication, victory, traditions and honor. The game “F4F World” is available on MS Windows, Apple MacOS and iOS and was developed by the company DataArt.
Andrey Trusov, DataArt: “It was very interesting and motivating to have the opportunity to contribute to the development of F4F. For me it was a new experience that there was such a competition for children – one that also promotes values ââlike friendship, fairness and peace. “
F4F has existed since 2013. It is organized by Gazprom and supported by UEFA, FIFA and the UN. Over the past eight seasons, approximately 15,000 children and young people from 211 countries and regions have participated in the program. In 2020, Football for Friendship took place in an online format on a specially developed platform.
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