Search form

Login - Register | FOLLOW US ON

Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Cambodia finish HWC run in Poland in style

Cambodia finish HWC run in Poland in style

Cambodia capped off their 2013 Homeless World Cup campaign in the Polish city of Poznan with a resounding 7-3 victory over Wales on Sunday to finish third in the Cup of Tolerance, effectively ranking them 35th out of 46 competing nations.

According to team coach Jimmy Campbell, the side were on the offensive from the first whistle and managed to press their opponents at every opportunity.

A hat-tick for Nuth Daneth and two a piece for Chey Makara and Huon Neasa did the damage for Cambodia.

In the Homeless World Cup grand final, 2010 winners Brazil condemned Mexico to their third successive runners-up spot via a sudden death penalty shoot-out.

However, Mexico’s women’s team had already granted them a piece of silverware with a 3-1 win over Chile.

0

Comments

Please, login or register to post a comment

Latest Video

Bodies of Cambodian peacekeepers returned to Kingdom

The bodies of four Cambodian peacekeepers killed by a Christian militia in Central African Republic were repatriated to the Kingdom and honoured in an airport ceremony on May 21.

Phnom Penh eats: Ptas Nak Battambang

As the name suggests, Ptsa Nak Battambang – which in English means Battambang's house – is the right place for those who want to try some of the province's typical dishes in Phnom Penh.

Opposition leader Kem Sokha speaks at a CNRP campaign rally today in Kratie province. Facebook

Opposition president Kem Sokha assured voters that all military members would maintain their rank should the CNRP take power in the 2018 national e

Political analyst Kim Sok who is seen being escorted into a police van after his bail was denied in March at the Appeals Court in Phnom Penh, announced that he will go on hunger strike in Prey Say prison from today until the June 4 commune elections.

Imprisoned political analyst and social commentator