A champion for children
Henrikh Mkhitaryan, born 21 January 1989, is an Armenian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder (#22) for English club Manchester United as of July 2016, as well as captaining the Armenia national team. Mkhitaryan is Armenia's all-time top goal-scorer, scoring 19 goals in 60 international matches since his debut in January 2007. His previous clubs include Pyunik (1995-2006), where he came through the youth system, Metalurh Donetsk (2009-2010), Shakhtar Donetsk (2010-2013), Borussia Dortmund (2013-2016) and Manchester United(2015-2018).
Mkhitaryan was voted Best Field Player of the season 2015/2016 in Bundesliga with 23 goals and 32 assists in 52 appearances for Borussia Dortmund. He was also recognized as the Best Armenian and CIS player in 2015/2016, Armenian personality of the year in 2012 and 2013, and five-time Armenian Footballer of the Year.
Mkhitaryan speaks 6 languages fluently and has over 119mln digital visibility worldwide.
"Every child, regardless his/her abilities has the right to quality inclusive education. And it is the ability, not the disability that defines what a child can accomplish."