UK Socca News

From The Grass Roots To The World Cup

LEISURE LEAGUES PRIZE DRAW LATEST

One of our most valued members, Leisure Leagues, are doing their prize draw tomorrow – and you can win a prize just for watching In November, they gave away over £1000 of prizes to both their lucky teams and the watching fans. The winner’s prize went to Sons Of Pitches in the Rotherham League, while…
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ISF CONFERENCE IS BACK IN THE UK THIS SPRING

The International Socca Federation can confirm that their  2020 conference will be held in England in the spring. Like 2019, the get-together will be in Birmingham. The second biggest city in the UK, right in the middle of the country – with excellent road, rail and airport links –  and with a historic importance to…
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TY ON THE TOP

Everyone at UK Socca is thrilled to reveal that we have a British 1-2 after the votes in the Goal Of The Tournament were counted. After the thousands of choices were sifted through, it was Wales’ very own Tyrell Webbe who came out as the clear winner. His once in a lifetime moment, which came…
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FIND US KEEPERS?

In addition to the action over in Crete – which is something that no one will forget – there was a reward for the individual performances. Unfortunately no one from a UK side has received such an award so far – although there is still time for Iain Anderson or Tyrell Webbe to win the…
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GOAL OF THE TOURNAMENT – AND WE ARE OWNING IT IN THE UK!

Sometimes doing this job is nothing but a pleasure. Because sometimes I get to put words to the moments where people are fulfilling their dreams – reaching the pinnacle of their sporting lives, you might say. And that is not too much to say about the action that is here, on the Goal Of The…
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RELIVE ALL THE STUNNING ACTION

European Football has stopped again for its international break. That means two things. You’ll be bored with no club football to watch. It is a month since the greatest ever tournament took place. The International Socca Federation World Cup was won by Russia, but the action was incredible throughout the eight days in Rethmyno. Right…
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FROM 5 A SIDE IN READING – TO DUSSELDORF!

“Last week we were playing in Reading, this week we are watching Fortuna Dusseldorf play FC Koln…..” Those were the words of Bradley Cowen the skipper of Class Of 09, who was incredulous as he savoured the weekend he and his teammates spent in Germany, just for winning the Leisure Leagues Prize Draw. The team…
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BIG JOE HANGS UP HIS BOOTS

Whilst in many ways, the World Cup in Crete felt like the start of something huge for the sport of Socca, the week that it moved into the big leagues, almost. For one of its stalwart players it was also the end of an era. Joe Keith (pictured here, middle), one of the finest small…
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THE OFFICIAL WORLD CUP FILM!

If you were in one of the Home Nations Squads, then you know. If you were there, supporting one of the teams – whether you were in Arjun’s Army or backing anyone else, you felt it. If you were one of the millions watching around the world on one of the 70 channels that broadcast it, then…
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ENGLAND UP TO FOURTH AS RANKINGS RELEASED

England are up to fourth in the world, but Russia have more reason to celebrate this week, as they sit on top as the new Socca rankings were revealed. Jamie Leggett’s team reached the quarter finals in Crete and their consistent performance has seen them rewarded, as they move up four places. Scotland, who were…
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