Category: Scotland

From The Grass Roots To The World Cup

A UK SOCCA YEAR TO REMEMBER

From participating in the biggest tournament of its type, national TV and magazine coverage, to a Welshman being crowned as the scorer of the best goal of the year, it’s fair to say 2019 had it all. UK Socca had already undergone major changes at the end of 2018, with a rebrand to reflect our…
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DEAN IS POLES APPART FOR ONE OF UK SOCCA’S CHARITIES

Aiming to raise £20,000 for children’s charity Molly Olly’s Wishes – one of the charities we are proud to support – businessman Dean Attwell is undertaking a gruelling 3-week expedition to the South Pole, with every penny donated to the charity supporting children who have sadly been diagnosed with a terminal or life-threatening illness. Self-funded…
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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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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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