Richard McKay

'I can now use the energy and inspiration I gathered in Holland to see clearly a direction that I will be happy with in my life with the opportunities opened up to me through coaching, mentoring and the outlook I now have on life." - Richard McKay, Team Northern Ireland, Street Soccer NI

Brendan Kinsmore

Brendan Kingsmore - Captain of the Northern Ireland's Homeless World Cup team in Chile 2104. Brendan was homeless for over 9 years living in and out of hostels across the city. Coming across Street Soccer NI has changed his life around, he led his team to their first ever World Cup Trophy in Saintiago. Since returning from the World Cup Brendan now has his own home, a job and is a volunteer for Prince Trust.  Brendon also wants to do his coaching badges and go to the next World Cup as a voluteer coach. 

Padraig McKissock

Padraig McKissock - Padraig after a great display in the Homeless World Cup was invited for trials to a number of different Irish league clubs including Glentoran and Crusaders. Padraig after training for Bangor and impressing the coaches decided that was the club for him.  

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