Santiago Mele: "I want my saves to have a positive social impact"
Uruguayan goalkeeper Santiago Mele has a charity clause in his contract at Argentinian club Union Santa Fe that is triggered every time he keeps five clean sheets.
Nyasha Mushekwi: "Travel is one of the biggest challenges facing African footballers"
Katie Rood: "Putting myself out there as an environmentalist wasn’t easy"
Sofie Junge Pedersen: "When I have an opportunity, I will talk about climate change"
Denmark and Juventus midfielder Sofie Junge Pedersen is involved with four charities tackling climate change and poverty.
Ingrid Stenevik: "I want to use my time to help others"
Ingrid Stenevik is a 27-year-old Norwegian footballer who plays for SK Brann Kvinner (formerly part of Sandviken IF). The club formed the first women’s street team in Norway, aimed at offering those from challenging backgrounds the opportunity to train as part of a team. Ingrid was a pioneering figure in the initiative’s success.