Tuned In - Mohammad Sharif

Mohammad loves playing soccer, he says it's more than kicking a ball around - it teaches you life skills and helps you improve your mental and physical wellbeing.

Two community players enjoying the worlds game

Tuned In

A series produced by the youth of CMY, sharing their connections with sport and mental health.


Duration
3 minutes
Audience
Youth

Mohammad moved to Australia from Afghanistan in 2019 and joined a soccer team. He gradually started making more friends from different countries and learnt lots of skills from them. 

Mohammad says sport is another language that we can use - when you start playing, even though you might not know each other's language, you can still communicate on the field. 

 

Produced by the youth of CMY.

The Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY)  has been facilitating youth participation in sport for over 20 years. They work closely with sports clubs and organisations in Victoria, with the aim of creating a sector that is more accessible, inclusive and responsive to the needs of young people from diverse backgrounds.

 

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