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#HWC One Year On!

The Homeless World Cup is an annual event that brings together people experiencing homelessness, marginalisation and disadvantage for a week-long street football tournament. More than 450 players from 40+ countries ...

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6 July 2020Category: Street Soccer

Street Socceroos Depart for 20...

Yesterday evening the Street Socceroos embarked on an extraordinary journey, representing Australia in the 2019 Homeless World Cup in Cardiff, Wales. The team is made up of eight players across Australia ...

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25 July 2019Category: Street Soccer

Street Soccer Funding Boost to...

The Big Issue has received an additional $4 million in the Federal Budget to expand its successful Community Street Soccer Program from 17 locations around Australia and to extend the ...

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3 April 2019Category: Street Soccer

The Big Issue's All-Women Socc...

This is Debi. She had never heard of soccer until her late 50s. Now she's a regular participant at the women's-only stream of our Community Street Soccer Program in North Melbourne. Last year ...

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7 March 2018Category: Street Soccer

2017 Homeless World Cup

We’re excited to introduce the Australian team for the 2017 Homeless World Cup. The seven players were selected from our Community Street Soccer Program. This year, the Homeless World Cup will ...

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22 March 2017Category: Street Soccer

Parliamentary Cup 2016

FEDERAL politicians, corporate supporters and members of the press gallery took part in our Parliamentary Street Soccer Cup in Canberra on 12 October.  Anthony Albanese, Graham Parrett and Peter Khalil were ...

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13 October 2016Category: Street Soccer

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