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 […]

Our Over 60’s traveled over to the site of Bolton Wanderers old ground Burnden Park to play a North West derby against “Third Space Bolton” in The Walking Football Association’s National tournament Round 1 Over Sixties category. 20 minutes each way on an overcast morning began with Tony Turner coming close very early on hitting the base […]

According to the squad the match was like playing Wimbledon, 1980s style long ball overhead height, not Walking Football but normal football rules applied. However quality told in the end, they got the ball down and played some good football. A good win in very hot difficult conditions, with a 4pm kick off and the match was an […]

Although we have no photographic evidence of our first ever “Festival of Football” the emphasis was  on enjoyment, not competing. As such, we didn’t record any scores, the refereeing was done “in-house” and the vast majority accepted all decisions gracefully. A big THANKYOU to the walking clubs, Crosby, FC.United of Manchester, Liverpool and two teams from Preston North […]

Another fantastic day at the Liverpool Red Neighbours Community Programme held at the Anfield Sports and Community Centre. The weather was great, football was excellent and we got to play against three legends (Robbie Fowler, Gary McAllister & Alan Kennedy). No detailed match report’s to speak of because they don’t record the scores (but we won […]

Next port of call for the Euro happy band was Malaga to meet up with a former players John Wright and Billy Rotherham. The weather changed to a more British climate to greet the squad and in a tournament which can only improve organisational wise, we started off well v the hosts with Wilkins putting […]

The WWFC Over 60’s tournament was eventually won by Birmingham 2-0 against Huddersfield with Crosby winning “the plate” final 1-0 against Preston North End. Both Wigan teams lost in the semis after winning their groups in convincing style. Group Winners & Runners Up Semi-Finals : Wigan Whites 0 Birmingham 1 / Wigan Yellows 0 Huddersfield 2 […]

Two Groups of four teams. Group 1 Wigan Yellows 1-1 Preston NE Wigan Blues 0-1 Southport Preston NE 2-1 Wigan Blues Southport 0-4 Wigan Yellows Preston NE 2-0 Southport Wigan Blues 0-4 Wigan Yellows Group 2 Wigan Whites 0-0 Northgate Wakefield 3-0 Crosby Crosby 1-3 Northgate Crosby 0-8 Wigan Whites Northgate 2-1 Wakefield Semi Finals […]

Another quality day away up the East Lancs as we took part in the Liverpool Neighbours Walking Football Event on Friday 20th October ’17 Performance wise we gave another cracking account of ourselves and also helped out Wirral WFC who were a player or two short. This summed it up for me from striker Gary,  […]

Wigan Walkers FC                                              Weston Super Mare FC In the music scene The Traveling Wilburys gained a reputation for taking themselves on the road and playing venues around the country to spread their music to the masses, well the walking football equivalent of the Wilburys are Weston Super Mare Walkers, they like nothing better than a […]