By: Hamdou Traore
What made you interested in participating in the Unity Cup?
Soccer is not only a sport or health and wellness activity, but it is also a way to unite and build strong and educated communities. We chose to participate to represent our country here in Philadelphia, and also to network with others communities. The Unity Cup allows us to provide educative entertainment and training to our young players and families.
What places in Philadelphia would you recommend to someone if they wanted to learn more about the culture of the country your team represents?
You are always welcome to Bintou African & American Restaurant to enjoy and learn more about the Malian cuisine and culture. The address is 6515 Elmwood Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19142.
What’s one thing you wish more people knew about your team’s country?
Mali is an historical country, and we believe in social, cultural, and economic exchange.