Street Football Festival

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The Big Issue Street Football Festival is made possible thanks to the support of the following event partners:

The Big Issue Street Football Festival

The Big Issue Street Football Festival is an annual event held on a purpose-built floating football pitch in the heart of Darling Harbour, Sydney.

More than 800 football players will converge on First Fleet Park in Circular Quay in January 2015 to participate in The Big Issue Street Football Festival.

The festival will be held from January 15 – 20th , includes competitions for junior players, corporate teams and participants from The Big Issue’s Community Street Soccer Program.

A tournament will also be held for A-League youth from clubs including Melbourne City, Sydney FC, Central Coast Mariners and Western Sydney Wanderers on January 15.

The festival aims to bring together people from all walks of life to foster social inclusion, friendship and team spirit whilst promoting the work of The Big Issue.

The full festival schedule can be found here

This was an exciting and fun tournament held in the highest spirit of fair play, respect and good sportsmanship. Our players will have fond memories of their experience. George Malouf, Manly Vale Football Club