Real Madrid train children in Cuba

Havana, Nov 15 (IANS) Top Spanish football club Real Madrid has opened a training camp in Havana for Cuban children.

Some 100 boys and girls selected from eight schools in Havana attended the first day of training here on Monday as part of a programme designed to teach values through football, reports Xinhua.

The five-day football clinic, at the Eduardo Saborit sports complex in the city’s Playa district, will focus on a different aspect of the game each day, including leadership, teamwork and respect for others, according to Joaquin Sagues, director of the club’s Campus Experience programme.

–IANS

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