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national five-a-side football festival aims to use this summer's UEFA Euro 2020 tournament as a catalyst to get people from all

backgrounds more physically active. The FA Fives programme will see events

take place at more than 120 locations around England in May, with successful sides progressing to regional festival finals at the end of the month. From there, teams can qualify for national finals, which will be held before the start of Euro 2020 in June. MAJOR EVENT The initiative is part of the Football Association's (FA) legacy programme for Euro 2020. ■■The England team made it all the way to the semi-finals at the 2018 World Cup and created a buzz around the country

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England is one of the main hosts of the event, with group stage games, round of 16 games and the semi-finals and final © Cybertrek 2020 January 2020