Team Stars & Stripes Win Global Ambassadors Bowl in Scotland

Team Stars & Stripes celebrated a fantastic week visiting Ireland and Scotland with a 55-8 win over the East Kilbride Juniors at the University of Stirling. Under head coach Bill Gallagher and longtime Stars & Stripes coach John Storey, the select team of high school...

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Team Stars & Stripes Kick Off European Spring Tours

A select team of high school players known collectively as Team Stars & Stripes arrived in Dublin at the weekend to kick off the 2019 European series of spring tours, which are being organized by Global Football for a 24th consecutive year. The Texas-based...

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Making Ivy League History In China

While making history by becoming the first Ivy League school to play a game of football on the gridiron in China, the University of Pennsylvania Quakers eased past the American Football League of China (AFLC) All-Stars 85-0 to win the Penn-China Global Ambassadors...

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We’re Back In China… Again

We’re back in China… again. If there’s a touch of Forrest Gump about that line, it’s intentional. After all, he was over here (supposedly) during the period of Ping Pong Diplomacy in the 1970s and now, some forty years later, as the United States and China celebrate...

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From Ping Pong Diplomacy To Penn Visiting China

The United States and China are celebrating 40 years of diplomacy, the game of college football is 150 years old and the National Football League is poised to celebrate its centenary. So there is no better time for the University of Pennsylvania to create another...

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Catholic School Alumni Battle In Super Bowl LIII

Sunday’s Super Bowl LIII between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams will feature eighteen players who were once standout performers at Catholic high schools across the nation, including eight from programs ranked during 2018 in the Catholic Athletes for...

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International Club Teams Await Traveling American Opponents

Club and all-star teams from Austria, China, Germany, Italy, Spain and the Czech Republic will welcome an Ivy League school, Division III colleges and a high school select team as Global Football takes travelers into the international arena for a 24th consecutive year...

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Come Visit Global Football at the AFCA Convention

For the 21st year in succession, Global Football will feature prominently and engage with football coaches from around the world at the annual American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Convention. The Henry B Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio hosts the 96th...

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From the AFCA Convention to Mount Kilimanjaro

As we prepare for Global Football to exhibit at the American Football Coaches Association Convention in San Antonio for a 21st successive year, a wonderful story from nine years ago that became a truly incredible life experience comes to mind. Back in 2010, then-Drake...

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We’re Fightin’ Irish Wherever We Are In The World

When you’ve spent the past 22 years traveling the world taking student-athletes, coaches, administrators, alumni, family and friends on the adventure of a lifetime, you’re bound to bump into someone you know somewhere along the line. It’s a small world, after all....

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Panama Sharks Win Pop Warner International Super Bowl

The Varsity and Junior Varsity teams from Panama emerged triumphant from the ninth annual Pop Warner Super Bowl international games played at the ESPN Wide World of Sports™. The Panama Sharks finished with a 2-0 record at the Varsity level as they won their final game...

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Teams Head To Florida For Pop Warner International Super Bowl

Teams from Finland, Mexico and Panama will fly the international flag at the 2018 Pop Warner Super Bowl at the ESPN Wide World of Sports™ from December 1 to 8. The International Bowl will be played for a ninth time at the Varsity and Junior Varsity levels with games...

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The Ghost Joins The Genuflect Podcast

Almost 48 years after they combined to beat Purdue at rain-soaked Ross-Ade Stadium in 1971 on what became known as The Genuflect Play, former University of Notre Dame quarterback Patrick Steenberge and his tight end target Mike Creaney are still connecting in the name...

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Seven Schools Travel To Europe In 2019

Student-athletes from seven colleges and universities will visit a total of seven European nations in 2019, as Global Football continues to broaden the horizons of the game’s players, coaches and fans through world travel, educational discovery and service. There are...

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