UEFA and the European Commission will cooperate in the fight against climate change, the sports body launching on Monday, with the support of EU officials, the “#EveryTrickCounts” campaign to encourage citizens to help protect the environment, writes DPA.
Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, former great Portuguese footballer Luis Figo, but also the twins Delphine and Estelle Cascarino, members of the French women’s national football team, have already been involved in this campaign, which aims to attract as many personalities from the world of sports. king in the project to protect the planet, informs Agerpres.
A public awareness video of the situation will be presented this week along with the promos for the Champions League matches.
“This is not a problem we can leave for future generations,” said Portuguese Figo, a former Golden Ball winner. “We need to team up and act now,” he added.
UEFA mentioned that the video will show those involved in the project doing “a series of football tricks to show how simple the changes in our daily lives can be, but which could make a big difference in the fight against climate change ”