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Mekhloufi and the FLN team
The famous football player chose to abandon the French team to play for Algerian independence.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2014 12:57 GMT
Caszely and the demise of Allende
The Chilean footballer paid the price for openly defying General Pinochet's dictatorship.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 10:22 GMT
The power of football
Filmmaker Gilles Rof explains why he decided to take a closer look at some of football's unsung heroes.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 22:44 GMT
France find their way home
Les Bleus return to spiritual home at Parc des Princes in a friendly that could play a part in their World Cup destiny.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2013 21:42 GMT
Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Last updated: 03 May 2013 11:22 GMT
Predrag Pasic and the siege of Sarajevo
The Yugoslavian international player chose to start a multi-ethnic football school in a besieged Sarajevo.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 09:15 GMT
Football Rebels: Mekhloufi and the FLN team
The next part of Al Jazeera's Football Rebels series investigates the early plight of Algeria's first football team.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2013 14:20 GMT
Didier Drogba and the Ivorian civil war
How the former Chelsea star and Ivory Coast forward used the power of football to end his country's civil war.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2013 11:56 GMT
Football Rebels series: Didier Drogba
Few footballers inspire their nation, club and people like Didier Drogba - the star of Al Jazeera's Football Rebels.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2013 13:54 GMT
Eric Cantona series to air on Al Jazeera
Former Manchester United star presents a series on five footballers who made a change on and outside the soccer pitch.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2013 14:34 GMT
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