CP Sport collected a range of profiles from participants that play CP and/or Frame Football, as well as profiles from coaches, physiotherapists and parents of players to use as promotional material during the 2022 Football World Cup. We aim to encourage more people with CP to take part in sport by sharing positive stories and delivering opportunities.
Name: Samia Saghir
Club: Bristol City Cerebral Palsy FC
About me: My age is 9 and I have spastic hemiplegia
What I enjoy about playing football: Hanging around with other kids that have CP.
Impact that football has on my life: Makes me feel sporty.
My ambition in football: To play in World Cup and win.
What would you say to others with CP about playing football: It’s good fun and helps your CP with the stretches and exercise.
If you are interested in pursuing opportunities in CP football, frame football, adult or junior – please use the FA’s Find Football tool to locate sessions or clubs in your area, or email email@example.com