Special Power League
Tournament for children with disabilities
As a part of ''Special Power League'' project the 5th tournament for children with disabilities was held in Zagreb.
The event was hosted by GNK Dinamo at Maksimir stadium, while participants were teams from Dinamo, Osijek, Istra 1961, Slaven Belupo and NŠ Međimurje Čakovec.
The Special Power League project was initiated by the Healthy Life Academy. The organization of the tournaments is also supported by the Croatian Football Federation, the Mateo Kovačić Foundation, the Silab Association for Children with Disabilities, different education centers in Croatia, as well as football clubs Dinamo, Osijek, Istra 1961, Slaven Belupo and Rijeka.
Dinamo first team players Arijan Ademi and Emir Dilaver welcomed children, while Youth Academy manager and former player Damir Krznar wished them good luck and lots o
Many children with disabilities are not offered the opportunity to participate in sports and the aim of this project was making football and sports training sessions available to them at all of the participating clubs. Also, they have a chance to participate in tournaments organized in order to give the children an opportunity to socialize.
This was the 5th edition of the tournament since 2018 and the second one hosted by GNK Dinamo.