cool hit counter

Who ate all the pies

Dip in to scour the latest Deadline Day titbits...

Who Ate All The Pies Logo

2006 Homeless World Cup

I’m not making this up – there really is a Homeless World Cup. Maybe you knew about it already, but it’s sure as hell news to me.

The 2006 Homeless World Cup will be held next month, in South Africa. Each team consists of four players, and each game lasts 14 minutes. I’m not sure how the participants arrange the air fare to South Africa – I guess the event is heavily subsidised/sponsored? Scotland’s team is sponsored by the Big Issue, according to Wikipedia.

Btw, Italy are favourites to retain the title they won in Princes’ Street Gardens, Edinburgh, in 2005.

Digg This
Reddit This
Stumble Now!
Buzz This
Vote on DZone
Share on Facebook
Bookmark this on Delicious
Kick It on
Shout it
Share on LinkedIn
Bookmark this on Technorati
Post on Twitter
Google Buzz (aka. Google Reader)
By Ollie Irish on August 24th, 2006 in Miscellaneous. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed.