Down at Wigan Walkers FC we are really settling back into our spiritual home following refurbishment. When the Soccerdome on Stadium Way announced it was set to close its doors we felt a little uncertain about what the future might hold for our club, a distinct lack of indoor facilities that could cater for 60+ […]

Due to the current outbreak of coronavirus in the UK, and with cases in Wigan and surrounding areas, it is prudent that we as a club, considering the age and pre-existing health conditions of our members, issue and reiterate NHS advice around the current situation.   First of all, if you are feeling unwell DO […]

Wigan Walkers FC celebrate with two Octogenarians as club member Tony Byrne joins Alan Bartley on reaching his 80th birthday and still playing a good standard of football.                 Tony, who originally hails from Liverpool, turned 80 earlier this month and celebrated with a family trip North of […]

Vauxhall 0 Wigan Walkers 5 The game was as comfortable as it sounds. Wigan started strongly (for once) taking an early lead when Woosey scored from a pass from a kick in.Wilkins repeated this soon after and then added a third just before half time to enable the Walkers to go to the break with […]

When Wigan Walkers FC secretary Steve Halliwell, prior to the Festival of Aging Walking Football Exhibition tournament, declared that “it’s coming home” the certainty with which he uttered those immortal words was borne out to be prophetic.   The winners trophy was indeed coming home after Wigan Walkers Whites blew away all in front of […]

  WFA National Cup 1st Round Teams: Wigan Walkers FC 5 Wigan Athletic CT 1 Venue: PowerLeague Soccerdome Wigan Referee: Paul Carr Attendance: 67     In a local derby down at the Walkingdome this morning Wigan Walkers FC progressed through to the second round of the WFA national cup at the expense of Wigan […]

A very successful and enjoyable over 60s tournament was hosted by Wigan Walkers down at the PowerLeague Soccerdome in Wigan last Thursday.   There were 9 excellent teams in attendance, with the games being played in a competitive yet friendly manner.   Competitors: Blackburn Crosby Manchester Corinthians Northgate Preston North End Sheffield Wigan Blues Wigan […]

Wigan Walkers Football Club Charter Powerleague Soccerdome, Stadium Way, Wigan, WN5 0UN   1. Name 1.1 The Club’s official Title for Accounting & Finance is “Wigan Walking Football Club” but will be known as ‘Wigan Walkers’ hereafter referred to as ‘The Club’ 2. Aim & Objectives 2.1 The Aim of the Wigan Walking Football Club […]

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A week tomorrow we are off to visit Liverpool walking club, last time we had the pleasure of meeting & playing against Alan Kennedy. He is an outstanding example of an ex-professional footballer, thoughtful, witty and had time for hundreds of conversations with everyone, both young & old. No photograph / selfie or autograph was […]