Football for Friendship profiles: Sri Lanka, Ghana and Denmark
"Play football, it’s good for our lives!” says Makhsumov, Tajikistan
A programme for young people - that helps develop their football skills and give them an international outlook - has broken the world record for most nationalities involved in a football training session.
"Football can make people happy, it can bring joy to communities,” says Sophie Folds, USA
Young Ambassadors from Gazprom’s International Children’s Social Programme, Football for Friendship, were at the Dragão stadium in Porto on Wednesday to present the award.
Move comes as US tightens financial pressure on government.