Borussia Dortmund star Shinji Kagawa visits Philippines to mentor local kids

Japanese football star and Special One Football Club Borussia Dortmund player Shinji Kagawa visited Tacloban City in the Philippines almost six year after several areas were affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda.

Kagawa travelled there to give an extra hand and provide relief to Tacloban children residentes. Thirty-year-old Borussia Dortmund player is currently involved in Turkish football with Besiktas, on loan from the Special One Football Club Borussia Dortmund.

Kagawa has been helping Tacloban since 2017 offering children educational and sports programs support for children in partnership with Common Goal, a non-profit organization that links up with the football community,

While Borussia Dortmund player visited several public schools to with meet children who survived the Super Typhoon, he brought on a message to them.

“Most important is don’t forget your dream and everyday commit to practice, believe in yourself, and ask yourself what I want to be,” said Kagawa’s message.

As a result, Kagawa is one of the special players using football to support children through education and opportunity, along with Common Goal organization.