HWC Milan 2009

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

Check out the photos here


May 20, 2017

Monira Men: from the streets of Phnom Penh to the Cambodian Premier League

Monira starring for Western Phnon Penh FC.  

Nov. 15, 2016

Former Homeless World Cup player Rithy gives presentation

HFCA coach Rithy Chan gave a presentation to a group of young Khmers at Liger Learning Centre

March 29, 2016

HFCA legend Monira switches Premier League teams

Monira transferred from Cambodian Premier League team National Defence to Svay Rieng FC. 

Oct. 21, 2009

Homeless World Cup in Milan report

HFCA  took 6 Cambodian team members to Milan, Italy for HWC 09.

Sept. 13, 2009

Team Cambodia eye off FIFA World Cup trophy

Team Cambodia got up close to the FIFA World Cup Trophy

Sept. 12, 2009

Cambodian player meets Lewis Hamilton

Team players from 48 nations met Lewis Hamilton at Homeless World Cup Milano.

Aug. 7, 2009

Huge contribution for Homeless World Cup fund

Team Cambodia are happy to anounce an anonymous supporter has loaned $15,000 to get the team to Milan. 

July 15, 2009

Milan declares support for the Homeless World Cup

City of Milan declare their support to host 48 nations in Milan for the 7th Homeless World Cup.

June 15, 2009

Cambodian based bank donate towards HWC costs

HFCA would to take this opportunity to thank MARUHAN Japan Bank

April 17, 2009

Team Cambodia off to Milan!

HFCA are delighted to annouce that we have being the honour of organising Cambodia's entry to the HWC in Milan.

Read about our experiences at other Homeless World Cups

No one made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke, Irish orator, philosopher, & politician (1729 - 1797)