Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Homeless World Cup team seek late funding

Homeless World Cup team seek late funding

Homeless World Cup. " />

Homeless World Cup team seek late funding

The Happy Football Cambodia Australia charity organisation is making a last ditch effort at raising funds for their team’s participation at this year’s Homeless World Cup, which is being held in Mexico City from October 6 to 14.

HFCA head coach Jimmy Campbell is looking to take all seven of his selected squad members to the annual tournament, having suc-cessfully sent sides to represent the Kingdom in the past five editions, but admitted that “time is running out”. 

To contact the reporter on this story: Dan Riley at [email protected]

MOST VIEWED

  • Oil producers see oversupply

    Major oil producers said on Sunday that crude supply next year would outstrip demand, calling for new strategies based on production adjustments. Khalid al-Falih, Energy Minister of the world’s top supplier Saudi Arabia, said the kingdom would cut its production by 500,000 barrels per day (

  • ‘Historic’ Khmer Rouge tribunal Case 002/2 verdict to be delivered

    The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) are to deliver the verdict on Friday, in the trial of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, in a pronouncement hailed as a “historic event for Cambodia and the world”. The verdict from

  • ‘No more Khmer Rouge leaders left to stand trial’

    Friday's verdict in the trial of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan has been hailed as “historic” for “Cambodia and all humanity”, while Minister of Interior Sar Kheng said no further cases of its kind would be brought to court. “There are

  • Hun Sen slams opposition lawyer for ‘incompetence’

    A defence lawyer for the opposition on Wednesday defended their “legalism” after Prime Minister Hun Sen slammed them as “incompetent” and “unqualified”, telling them to listen to and analyse what he said before making statements about a “bet”. Once again on Wednesday Hun Sen spoke