World’s first net-zero carbon major football match is set to be organized by the Sky partnering with the Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur ahead of COP26. The Sky and Tottenham have taken the initiative to conduct such a major football match at an elite level so that it can spread out the message of a zero-carbon future throughout the world.
As everybody knows the climate change is a major concern for almost every country. Using plastics and carbon are harmful to the environment, also it makes the atmosphere polluted. So, to spread the awareness of the threat of climate change Sky, Tottenham Hotspur, and the United Kingdom government has taken this initiative to conduct the world’s net-zero carbon major football match. As there are a lot of football fans in the UK, so the UK government thinks the awareness among the people about climate change will raise more faster and also it will unite and inspire football fans to make some simple changes in their day-to-day life and reduce the usage of carbon footprint.
“We’re proud to be working with COP26 and Tottenham Hotspur to make #GameZero the world’s first net-zero carbon football match at the elite level,” Sky Sports managing director Jonathan Licht said, stated by Sky Sports official website.
This major football match will be held on 19th September 2021, where Tottenham Hotspur will face another Premier League club Chelsea FC at an elite level ahead of the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference 2021 (COP26).
We are proud to have partnered with Sky to make our September 19th fixture against Chelsea the world’s first net zero carbon football game at an elite level. 🌎
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— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) September 6, 2021