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For The Love Of The Game

You’re putting on your shinguards. Then you lace up your cleats. It minutes before you are supposed to warm up. Next thing you know, kickoff is moments away. The butterflies are in your stomach. But the game kicks off, and you feel at ease. After… Read more »

Play It Forward.

Picture this. You gear up for a game. Your jersey is on. You’re lacing up your boots as you envision yourself scoring the game-winning goal as you lead your team to the win. There’s no better feeling. Soccer has the power to teach youth how… Read more »

Our Top 5 of 2020

What a year! Open Field celebrated 10 years of life-changing experiences for youth through the global game of soccer. And despite the pandemic, we continued our programming in Cameroon and Pittsburgh. It was difficult to narrow the list to 5, but we did our best…. Read more »

Friendly Matches Ahead of League Launching

The two teams made it to the pitch by 1 pm, while the match kick-started at 2:30 pm at the Nkamlikum school pitch. It was a thrilling encounter. Barely seven minutes into the game the boys of Nkamlikum opened the score with a powerful kick… Read more »

Training for Newly-Elected Youth Councilors

The training was carried out on Saturday the 28th of October 2020, at our training venue at Nkamlikum.   Activities kick-started at 2:30 pm with an impressive turn out of youths, Five elected youths to serve as youth councilors  were removed from the crow. Though… Read more »

Ferdinand, Internally Displaced Youth

Meet Ferdinand, a new Open Field youth leader During the early days of the escalation of the Anglophone Crisis in 2016, Ferdinand was happily living with his parents in a peaceful and loving community known as Ekombe in Meme Division, outside of Kumba, where Open… Read more »