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USA to Host England and Haiti in Amputee Soccer Tournament in Houston June 1-3

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:

Day Time Home Away
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, the International Institute of SPORT (https://iisport.org and http://thepursuitofhope.com) will arrange prosthetic, dental and eye care for the Haitian team.