London 2012

The Teams

Four teams (two men’s and two women’s) played on 25th August on the specially created pitch in a Scottish forest. All the players were amateurs, over 18, living in Scotland and mostly have either become a British citizen or have Leave to Remain in the UK since 2000.

 view male players or view female players

See some Player & Coaches Profiles here: Harinder Singh Badwal  Laura Thomson  Cheryl Watt  Mohamad Najib Nehab  Elena Reid  Zahir Alizaie  Yousif Al-Kaabi  Rahmatullah Rasouli  Mohsen Gomroky  Makiko Konishi  Fermin Beltran dos Santos  Shannon Lynn  Yahya Othman  Allison Gibbs  Nemat Razaie  Alison O’Neil  Dylan Bell


The teams trained in June, July and August ready for Match Day on 25th August 2012.

The names of the teams are:

Olympia (men)
Delphi (women)
Nemea (men)
Corinth (women)

These are named after the four locations of the four original pan hellenic games in Greece, the inspiration for the modern Olympic Games.






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September 4, 2012

Illustrator Heather More came to our matchday on 25th August, and completed some beautiful illustrations of events from pitchside – you can see them on her website …

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September 3, 2012

Personal Background Laura is 23 years old and lives in Edinburgh. She is currently working as a Youth Worker for Street Soccer Scotland. In December 2011, she …

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