Friday, August 03, 2007

Millwall FC does it's bit to commemorate the Bicentenary of the Abolition of Slavery

Unity in The Community Cup :: Millwall FC versus Sierra Leone :: Saturday 4th August 2007 Millwall FC will take on Sierra Leone’s national team on Saturday 4th August 2007 at The Den (kick-off 3pm) in London UK in a unique football match to commemorate the bicentenary of the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade 1807 – 2007.

The teams will play for the ‘Unity in the Community Cup’ and the event will include live Sierra Leonean and Caribbean music and a short religious ceremony before the game to reflect on the past and look to the future.