07 August 2013
Story and video: FCB’s Messi and Pinto share football skills with children with disabilities to promote inclusion
Story by Nattha Keenapan
Video by Jingjai N.
BANGKOK, 7 August 2013 – Anurak Warit, a youth with learning disabilities, traveled nearly 700 kilometres from his hometown in northern Thailand to Bangkok for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity of meeting FC Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Jose Manuel Pinto.
06 August 2013
On the first day of FC Barcelona’s trip to Thailand, Lionel Messi and Jose Manuel Pinto spent the morning sharing football skills with children who have intellectual disabilities. UNICEF and FC Barcelona have a global partnership aimed at improving the lives of millions of children by providing them with the opportunity to receive an education, participate in sports and learn positive values such as inclusion.
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