On the ball at multicultural event

FC NAGRUL who will compete in the 'On the Ball' project. INLM3511-934dmg
FC NAGRUL who will compete in the 'On the Ball' project. INLM3511-934dmg

THE On the Ball opening event proved special for many reasons with 80 players from many places - Timor, Poland, Portugal Brazil, England, Ireland, Indonesia, Samoa and West Africa - taking part.

All were gathered to challenge for the OTB winners’ trophy.

Tiago FC at the football tournament to promote cultural understanding. INLM3511-932dmg

Tiago FC at the football tournament to promote cultural understanding. INLM3511-932dmg

Everybody who took part or watched this special sporting event were overjoyed with the diverse origin of players and to be given the opportunity to be part of this memorable day.

On The Ball’s aim is to sustain positive social sporting integration- providing a safe space for positve interaction, cultural exchanges and understanding between all communities

If you missed the first event a secon is being held on Sunday at the Gordon Arena, kick off is 2pm.

The Lorico Timor team. INLM3511-933dmg

The Lorico Timor team. INLM3511-933dmg

The Crazy Yougarts team who entered the 'On the Ball' tournament. INLM3511-931dmg

The Crazy Yougarts team who entered the 'On the Ball' tournament. INLM3511-931dmg

West Lurgan Albion who are taking part in the 'On the Ball' project football tournament. INLM3511-930dmg

West Lurgan Albion who are taking part in the 'On the Ball' project football tournament. INLM3511-930dmg