Saturday September 19, 2020

Cashflow problems close soccer camp company

Former Republic of Ireland internationals John Aldridge and Gary Kelly, and other well-known players, have been left out of pocket following the closure of an Irish company that specialised in running soccer camps.

9th December, 2006

Kidz4Sportz, which ran a series of five-day soccer camps in the Republic and the North, suspended its operations after running into cashflow difficulties.

Up to 300 children paid a deposit of €135 to participate in the camps, which were sponsored by airline Flybe and supported by the Belfast Telegraph. However, the camps were cancelled and most have yet to get their money back. Established by Co Kildare businessman Ian Fitzgibbon last year, the firm...

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