Lilian Greenwood, Member of Parliament for Nottingham South will join with Sikh Community and Youth Services, and Nottingham Sikh Lions Football Club at the Sikh Memorial National Football Tournament on Sunday 3rd July at Southglade Park in Nottingham.
The City MP will present awards to the winning teams at the end of a 2 day tournament, which will see over 2000 players and 100 football teams of all ages from across the UK celebrate their sporting achievements.
Organised by the Khalsa Football Federation and officiated by FA officials the tournament will showcase the talents of Sikh footballers.
Lilian Greenwood said:
"I'm delighted that this year's Sikh Memorial National Football Tournament will be held in our city."
"I am particularly looking forward to seeing Nottingham Sikh Lions FC who have achieved premier league status in the Notts Amateur Alliance League."
"This is a great sporting event, with over 100 teams of all ages taking part."
"I am honoured to have been asked to present awards to the winning teams and meet those of have worked so hard to organise such a prestigious and important sporting tournament."