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Darfur United is Hope

Posted By Liam Cook / July, 20, 2017

You always hear people talking about trips that change their lives. To me, I never really understood what a “life-changing” trip would entail, not until I embarked to Sweden with…

They play for Darfur.

Posted By Mark Hodson / July, 19, 2017

To say the team has improved on the field is maybe one of the greater underestimations I may have made in my almost-40 years on this planet. The football is…

It’s about Pride.

Posted By Katie-Jay / July, 16, 2017

It cannot be a more stark difference. The football that Darfur United has played in the last six days at training camp in Östersund, Sweden; and the first days of…

2017 Darfur United Men’s Soccer Training Camp Östersund, Sweden

Posted By Katie-Jay / July, 10, 2017

Who – The Darfur United Men’s Team (DU) is an all-refugee soccer team, originally formed from twelve refugee camps in eastern Chad. These camps currently host over 360,000 displaced people…

The Darfur United “Hospital”

Posted By Alex Nuttall-Smith / July, 9, 2017

Quotation marks can signal that someone is speaking, that something is a title, or that a word or phrase is being used in a special way. There was certainly something…

2017 Darfur United Men’s Soccer Training Camp in Östersund, Sweden

Posted By Katie-Jay / July, 7, 2017

The annual Darfur United Men’s Team training camp is here! Starting Sunday, July 9, players from Darfur, Sudan will gather in Ostersund, Sweden for 10 days of training, agility, strengthening,…

International Human Rights Day Commemoration Darfur United vs. Matabeleland Select

Posted By Katie-Jay / July, 7, 2017

Following the success of CONIFA’s charity football match in Tottenham on April 9, 2017, during which CONIFA and the World Health Organization advocated to spread awareness and spur action to…

Official Partnership between ÖFK and Darfur United: The Zero Point One Initiative

Posted By Katie-Jay / July, 7, 2017

Östersund FK  (ÖFK), a professional Swedish football club located in Östersund, Sweden, has officially partnered with Darfur United (DU). ÖFK players and staff members have promised to donate a percentage…