Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co
BAGHDAD - Yamam Nabeel (left), chief executive of FC Unity, holds a soccer ball donated by the "Kick for Nick" organization during the beginning of the final game of the combined forces tournament at Shaab Stadium May 23 in the Rusafa district of eastern Baghdad. The organization was founded in honor of Pfc. Nick Madaras, whose wish was to collect soccer balls and give them to the children of Iraq. Madaras was killed by an improvised explosive device while conducting combat operations Sept. 3, 2006.
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