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Inaugural Street Soccer Nations Cup

EDM (Early Day Motion) 335: tabled on 05 September 2022

Tabled in the 2022-23 session.

This motion has been signed by 14 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House celebrates the inaugural Street Soccer Nations Cup, to be held at Dundee’s City Square from 9th to 11th of September; notes that countries participating include all four of the Home Nations, the Republic of Ireland, Ivory Coast, Sweden, Ukraine and Afghanistan; further notes that this tournament has been made possible through support from the Scottish Government, Dundee City Council and a number of partners and sponsors; commends the work of the organisers at Street Soccer Scotland in bringing together this life-changing tournament, which offers an opportunity for those from disadvantaged backgrounds to represent their country; recognises the importance that football plays in so many local communities across the world; and wishes all competitors all the best for the tournament.