Revolutionize The Game


Soccer’s Urban Renewal

The Charlotte Post
Published Thursday, April 10, 2008
by Herbert L. White

Akbar Majeed wants the world’s game to have an urban presence.

Akbar Majeed of Charlotte is co-founder of Concrete2Green, which aims to build soccer play areas in urban communities. The goal isn’t locating lush green fields, but underused and abandoned areas where youngsters can develop their skills.
And he doesn’t mind if it’s on asphalt or concrete.

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