WATCH: Cityzens Giving Young Leaders Summit 2018

Last month, Manchester City Football Club and Etihad Airways joined forces to develop young leaders from 18 cities around the world, who are using the power of soccer to tackle social issues in their communities.

Returning for its fourth year, the Cityzens Giving Young Leaders Summit welcomed more than 70 young leaders to City Football Academy on the Etihad Campus, the home of NYCFC sister Club, Manchester City.

During the intensive week-long program leaders participated in a variety of classroom and pitch-based workshops to equip them with the skills and confidence to deliver life-changing football sessions in their local communities.  

Here is the story of their week in Manchester...