8 Mar 2020

Football helping refugees find a home in Britain

Sports reporter

They arrived in the UK as children – alone and with no one to care for them – leaving their family and friends behind in search of safety.

But now some councils – in association with top flight clubs – are using football to help refugees find a home in Britain, by inviting them to weekly training sessions.

Even Gary Lineker has come on board – as our sports reporter Jordan Jarett Bryan reports.