How the Homeless World Cup gives players a leg up.
England, Scotland and Wales are targeting success on and off the pitch as the 15th iteration of the unique Homeless World Cup tournament kicks off in Oslo…
Football can be a remarkable catalyst for change.
Backed by top football stars like Rio Ferdinand and Eric Cantona, the Homeless World Cup, just as The Big Issue has done recently in our team-up with Southampton FC, uses the world’s most popular sport as a platform to help the homeless to get off the streets and into employment.
As co-founder Mel Young puts it: “If we put our mind to it, we can end homelessness. And sport can show us the way.”