Category: World Cup

From The Grass Roots To The World Cup

AXIWI PARTNERSHIP EXTENDED

The ISF and Leisure Leagues are delighted to announce the continuation of our partnership with AXIWI, the wireless communication business that are the exclusive suppliers of communication kits for the ISF Elite Referee Group. AXIWI kits were used by our referees at our World Cup in Crete in 2019 and were a proven success. This…
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THE STORY – SO FAR!

Staggeringly, the 6 a side World Cup is one third completed. Now, might be a good time to reflect on the goings (or “goal-ings”?) on so far at the Leisure Leagues Stadium in Rethymno. It all got underway on Saturday morning, as Egypt recorded their first ever victory at World level, and there was a…
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UK SOCCA PROUDLY SUPPORTS WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY

In 48 hours’ time, the Socca World Cup kicks off and England Scotland and Wales are all proudly taking part. Latvia take on Egypt in the first match, and Scotland are also in action on the first day, playing Ireland, and everyone is excited to see the action unfold in the Leisure Leagues Stadium right…
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THE WAIT IS ALMOST OVER

The wait is almost over. On Tuesday, 8pm Greek time The eyes of the 40 teams, from every corner of the globe, will be in Athens to see who they will be playing in the Leisure Leagues powered World Cup 2019. This year, a record breaking 40 teams have entered and everything is ready, as…
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JAMIE HAILS MASSIVE BOOST

England Head Coach, Jamie Leggett, surveyed a vital week for his team and declared: “It is obviously a massive boost.” Leggett’s new look England side won the super series last weekend and followed it up with more victories over AFTV, as hundreds of people descended on Chatham Town FC to watch the matches. A delighted…
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GONE TO POTS!

Hundreds of footballers. From a record breaking 40 countries. With only one goal. To be champions of the world – and the home nations are no different, with England, Scotland and Wales all finalising preparations. That is the dream that is getting ever closer, with the draw for Crete coming up early next week. Now,…
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WALES PREPARED AND READY!

Wales will be the first UK Socca team to announce their squad for the Crete 2019 World Cup next week their manager, Barry John, has revealed. The training squad their final selection session last weekend as they took on a squad made up of the best players from a flagship local league in a trial…
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WORLD CUP BALL HITS THE BACK OF THE NET

There are just 147 days to go before the start of the World Cup in Crete. 32 nations battling it out to see who can be crowned Kings of the World. Preparations amongst the UK teams are really stepping up. Recently we saw the Home Nations won by England, but although they won the tournament…
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JAMIE PROMISES PRIDE

New England Head Coach, Jamie Leggett, surveyed his first training session in charge and declared: “We’ll play with passion and pride.” As reported last week, the England team began its journey to the Crete World Cup in 2019, with a host of new players under the watchful eye of the new man in the hot…
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SNEAK PEAK AT CRETE

One of the highlights of this weeks International Socca Federation conference in Birmingham was the presentation on the World Cup in Crete. Between 12-20th October at least 32 teams from every part of Planet Football will descend on Crete for a festival that will showcase all that is wonderful about 6 a side football, both…
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