National amputee soccer teams from England, Haiti, and the USA will meet for an amputee soccer tournament June 1 – 3 in The Woodlands, Texas.
The tournament is part of each team’s run-up to the Amputee Soccer World Cup scheduled for 24 October to 5 November, 2018 in for in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Each team will play four matches in the round-robin tournament, fielding a mixture of seasoned veterans and developing talent.
Haiti and Team USA met several times over the past year while Team England is coming off a first place finish in a recent tournament with Ireland and Poland.
The tournament is being presented by the American Amputee Soccer Association, the Lone Star Amputee Football Club, and the Houston Dynamo-Dash Training Academy.
All matches will be held at the Gosling Sports Fields at 4055 Marsico Place Woodlands TX 77384. All are invited. Admission is free. The match schedule is:
|Friday, June 1||5:30PM||Opening Ceremony|
|Friday, June 1||6:00PM||USA||Haiti|
|Friday, June 1||8:30PM||Haiti||England|
|Saturday, June 2||10:00AM||USA||England|
|Saturday, June 2||6:00AM||Haiti||USA|
|Saturday, June 2||8:30AM||England||Haiti|
|Sunday, June 3||9:00AM||USA||England|
|Sunday, June 3||11:30AM||Closing Ceremony|
As in previous visits of the Haitian amputee soccer team, Operation Go Quickly (http://goquickly.org) will arrange prosthetic, dental and eye care for the Haitian team.