HFCA took 6 Cambodian team members to Milan, Italy for the Homeless World Cup 2009. What the boys lacked in size, they made up for in heart with their constant desire and passion, winning over the crowd and making many friends along the way.
Monira Men leads Cambodian team out in game against Belgium.
Beating Croatia, Spain, Japan and giving hosts Italy a run for thier money in a 9-7 loss, they were great ambassadors for their country, finishing 42nd and narrowly losing 6-4 to Belgium in the final of the INSP Networking Trophy part of the tournament.
Cambodian and England players.
Viet, Sophal, Rithy, Monira, Theary and Pheakday you did your country proud and we salute you!
Rithy takes the ball out of defense
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Monira starring for Western Phnon Penh FC.
HFCA coach Rithy Chan gave a presentation to a group of young Khmers at Liger Learning Centre
Monira transferred from Cambodian Premier League team National Defence to Svay Rieng FC.
HFCA took 6 Cambodian team members to Milan, Italy for HWC 09.
Team Cambodia got up close to the FIFA World Cup Trophy
Team players from 48 nations met Lewis Hamilton at Homeless World Cup Milano.
Team Cambodia are happy to anounce an anonymous supporter has loaned $15,000 to get the team to Milan.
City of Milan declare their support to host 48 nations in Milan for the 7th Homeless World Cup.
HFCA would to take this opportunity to thank MARUHAN Japan Bank
HFCA are delighted to annouce that we have being the honour of organising Cambodia's entry to the HWC in Milan.