Players flock to AsiaEurope Football Festival24 August 2004

The BBC is carrying a news article about a recent football festival that hopes to give Asian players their chance to impress major clubs.

Every week thousands of young Asians play football in amateur leagues, yet there are only five South Asian professionals in the UK. The AsiaEurope festival, hosted by Liverpool Hope University College, was about showing scouts and coaches the depth of talent in the south Asian community.

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