Street Soccer Scotland held a festive day of football on Christmas Day to support homeless people in Edinburgh.

28 December 2011

Street Soccer Scotland held a festive day of football on Christmas Day to support homeless people in Edinburgh.

Staff and volunteers of Street Soccer Scotland organised a Christmas Day football match to help homeless and socially disadvantaged invidividuals in the area to enjoy the festive period. 

The game was played at Lochend Park and followed by a Christmas dinner and present-giving at South Leith Baptist Church.

David Duke, CEO of Street Soccer Scotland said: "It was a fantastic occasion for everyone who came along and a massive boost to those who might otherwise have spent Christmas Day alone."