Homeless World Cup Draw Made

The draw was hosted by sports reporter Eilidh Barbour of BBC Scotland and BT Sport. Scotland national team managers Anna Signeul and Gordon Strachan were on hand to draw teams, alongside two former Team Scotland Homeless World Cup players and four competition winners.

The top three ranked sides, Mexico, Chile and Argentina are all in Group A which includes England.

Scotland and Wales are both in Group B, which also features fourth-ranked Norway and the USA.

2016 Women’s Homeless World Cup Draw

Group A / Ranking
India 5
Guatemala 14
Chile 2
France 13
Argentina 3
Greece 15
Mexico 1
England 10

Group B / Ranking
Netherlands 6
Kenya 12
Scotland 7
Kyrgyzstan 11
Wales 8
Ivory Coast 15
Norway 4
United States 9

The 2016 Homeless World Cup will take place in the heart of Glasgow, from July 10-16.

George Square will be converted into an outdoor street football venue for the event, with three purpose built pitches with seating. Up to 100,000 of spectators are expected to attend the tournament. Entry is free every day, and tickets are not required.

Matches will be available to watch online here.

Pictured – Gordan Strachan and Anna Signeul at the draw.

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