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