Somali Blades fundraising football tournament

27 Mar 2002 / News

The FURD-supported Sheffield team the Somali Blades are organising a fundraising 5-a-side tournament and inviting Somali footballers from throughout the UK to participate.The entry fee is £5 per team which will be donated to the rebuilding of Burco Stadium in Somaliland which was destroyed and converted into an army depot by the old regime. The tournament is at Powerleague in Sheffield on Saturday 6th April for under 16s and Saturday 13th April for over 16s. Contact Mursal Ahmed on 07989814316 or Zero Detached Youth Work Base on 0114 2754504 as soon as possible for an application form to register a team, which should be returned to the organisers by 3rd April.