Happy Football Cambodia Australia and the Homeless World Cup

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Happy Football Cambodia Australia and the Homeless World Cup

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Thu Jun 07, 2018 12:13 am

This is really inspiring stuff. The next Homeless World Cup tournament will be held in Mexico in November 2018, and CEONews will be following and supporting the Cambodian team. Go guys! The girls team is still in the making, but hope to be ready to compete in 2019.

June 1, 2018
Giving poor kids a FAIR GO in soccer
Eileen McCormick / Khmer Times
Players from disadvantaged backgrounds chosen to represent Cambodia in the Homeless World Cup. HFCA

Whether in a real football pitch or in mere empty streets, Cambodia has an abundance of talented young football players. But not everyone gets the chance to be recognised and play for established local clubs, especially if they’re poor. This drove Paraic Grogran to establish the Happy Football Cambodia Australia and offer underprivileged kids an opportunity to train professionally and compete internationally.
Since its founding more than decade ago, HFCA has already taken dozens of players to various nations to compete in the Homeless World Cup. Paraic Grogan shares the story of HFCA with Eileen McCormick...
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50495780/g ... in-soccer/
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