Spirit of Football, in collaboration with the other members of Cooldown – The Sport for Climate Action Network, are hosting “The World COP” at COP26 in Glasgow. Everyone is invited!


  • To bring people interested in Sports for Climate Action together, as well as those wishing to understand and engage further
  • To promote “Cooldown – The Sport for Climate Action Network”
  • To develop plans for real climate action worldwide with Pledgeball and The Ball in 2022 and 2023.


Fair Play Football round robin tournament facilitated by Spirit of Football:

  • Small-sided (5-7 a side)
  • Randomly mixed teams made up on the day
  • All participants warm-up together
  • Each Game = 7-10 minutes
  • Each team to play multiple games
  • Respectful gestures, integrated celebrations, #JustForFun
  • Everyone is invited to play or support regardless of age, ability, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, football club supported etc

Let us know you’re coming along

We would be grateful if you could register to let us know that you’re coming along.

To do this, we’re asking that you make a sustainable lifestyle pledge through our partner Pledgeball.

What quantity of emissions can the World COP players collectively pledge to save?