May 2018 Homeless 5-a-Side Football Tournament
Sun 20th May 2018 at 11.00 - 20.00
The Tommy McClafferty Cup - Annual Event - 5 a side Footie. Organisers - Mike Smith with Link Up, Winter Comfort, 451 & Jimmys Night Shelter. Volunteers make it work.thumbnail view
Congratulations TO ALL !
TEN enthusiastic teams and their organisations came to battle, on a gloriously sunny day, for the medals and the Tommy McLafferty Cup plus Goalie and Player of the Tournament Cups.
Goalie of the Tournament - Christian from Cyrenians
Player of the Tournament - Mihai from Link Up
Winners 2018 - Planners (Final Score 1 - 0)
Runners Up 2018 - Cyreneans
Third 2018 - Cangle Blues
YOU COULD FIND US AT -
The Abbey Sports Centre All Weather Astro-turf area, behind the pool, Whitehall Road off the Newmarket Road, Cambridge - a great site - our thanks go to the City Council for donating their space for the day.
NOTE - First Aiders are always on site plus the Pool attendants (with charged mobile phones ready to call an ambulance). Toilets are in the pool building nearby. Showers available.
Rotary banners and signs showed the way in and we had friends and supporters who came to cheer on the teams.
Our 4 Referees were Batch Fitness' Iain and Clive, Dan Coe (Norwich City FC) and Musa Kamara who kindly donating their time.
Helpers arrived 9am
11am - Team / Player Registration started and kit claimed.
11am-12pm - The Referees get everyone well warmed up
Refreshments available for players & helpers throughout.
Play started at 1pm - we cheered on 70 plucky players !
5pm - Cups and Medals were awarded and photos taken.
Then a Barritos Meal was served - Nanna Mexico.
Team Colours :
Dark Blue - Cangle Blue
Orange with Yellow - Jimmys Night Shelter
Claret - Council Housing
Amber and Black Stripes - Cyrenians
Red with white detail - Emmaus
Orange with Blue - Cangle Orange
Light Blue with White Cuffs - Link Up
Red with White Numbers - YMCA
Blue and White Hoops - Council Planners
Yellow with Black Shorts - Winter Comfort