Be one of the #56PLAYERS at Alive + Kicking's Cannes Five-a-Side Football Cup 2020 - 10 March 2020

UK based football charity Alive + Kicking and London law firm Goodman Derrick are pleased to announce their first Cannes Five-a-Side Football Cup as player registration opens.

James Caulfield, Head of Business Development at Goodman Derrick, commented:

“The MIPIM week in Cannes is all about making connections and we wanted to create an event that would bring people together for some healthy competition in aid of a great cause."

Eddie Taylor at Alive + Kicking:

“It’s at the beginning of the MIPIM week and I think people will really want to get their hands on the silverware!” 


Alive + Kicking

Alive + Kicking are a UK charity that uses football as a force for good across sub-Saharan Africa.

All proceeds from the tournament will contribute to their mission of MAKE, PLAY, LIVE:  

MAKE: Through the manufacturing of footballs create jobs - lifting families out of poverty.

PLAY: Donate Alive and Kicking balls so children can play.

LIVE: Teach children and young people vital health education using football.

You can read more of their incredible story here:

The details 

Date: Tuesday 10th March 2020

Kick off: 1pm 

Taxis from Central Cannes: 12.30pm

Tournament finishes: 3pm

Presentation ceremony and refreshments: 3.05pm  

Venue: Cannes Soccer Fives, 144 Avenue de la Roubine, 06400 Cannes

Registration fee - charitable donation

This events will raise funds for Alive + Kicking and every penny will go to their mission once operational costs are taken into account.

Team entry is £600, for a full team of up to 7 players.

You can also enter as an individual or in a small group and be assigned to a team, the registration fee in this case is £100 per player.

To enter

Please register your interest with James Caulfield at Goodman Derrick by emailing


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