An event took place in the DPRK on the occasion of the AFC Grassroots Football Day 2017 (May 15).

Present there were students and teachers from juvenile sports schools in different parts of the country, experts and fans. A training course for developing football on a mass scale was given at the event, which was followed by a demonstration of trainees of Pyongyang International Football School and football matches held divided into groups of primary schoolchildren and football experts and fans over 35 years old.