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2019 George Best Community Cup

Sun 22nd September 2019

Over 600 players from 72 Disability Football Clubs throughout the UK and Ireland descended on the Billy Neill complex in Dundonald to compete in the 2019 George Best Community Cup.

With over 360 games on 12 pitches in 4 ability bands the action was fast and furious throughout.

The George Best Community Cup is an annual 5-a-side cup competition for clubs catering for players with a disability. It is run by the Irish Football Association and supported by Lisburn & Castlereagh Council, The George Best Foundation and Cash for Kids through the Mary Peters Trust.

Visiting teams included the disability sections of QPR, Liverpool, Charlton Athletic and Newcastle UTD.

An image of a number of footballers holding a cup with Dame Mary Peters