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Thursday, October 5, 2017

  Longest marathon playing futsal: world record set by the Lee Knight Foundation (VIDEO)

   LIVERPOOL, UK -- A group of Tranmere Rovers supporters broke a Guinness World Record when they played 50 hours of non-stop futsal to raise money for The Lee Knight Foundation, according to the World Record Academy .

A group of Tranmere Rovers supporters broke a Guinness World Record when they played 50 hours of non-stop futsal to raise money for The Lee Knight Foundation, according to the World Record Academy.
Photo: A group of Tranmere Rovers supporters broke a Guinness World Record when they played 50 hours of non-stop futsal to raise money for The Lee Knight Foundation, according to the World Record Academy. ( enlarge photo )

     The team consisted of supporters, staff and three players from the Tranmere Rovers Ladies team and it was arranged by Andy Doyle, The Liverpool Echo reports.
    The Guinness world record for the longest marathon playing futsal is 50 hours and was achieved by the Lee Knight Foundation (UK) in Birkenhead, Cheshire, UK, on 2 July 2017.

    The event was organised to raise money for The Lee Knight Foundation established in honour of the late Lee Knight, the founder and chair of the Tranmere Rovers Disabled Supporters Association who dedicated time and effort into trying to improve facilities for disabled supporters.


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