In our recent Over 50’s tournament at The Walkingdome in Wigan, home side Wigan Whites finished top of the five team league to win the prestigious trophy. It was very close in the end and Wigan Whites finished just ahead of Manchester City. Whites began by beating Latics Community Trust 4-0, a hat trick by Woosey […]

Wigan Whites took part in the first round of League fixtures at a nippy (weather wise) Prescot Soccer Centre. We kitted up next to the two urinals and off we went to play, or so we thought. The league consisted of twelve teams split into two divisions, however one club from each League didn’t turn […]

At the beginning of the month, the 6th September to be precise we held our inaugural “Over 70’s” tournament but allowing Youth team goalkeepers (Over 60) In saying that one of our visiting keepers was 72 and he finished on the winning side after a dramatic penalty shoot out. ALL the matches were played in […]

Wigan Walkers took part in another one day Cup Competition at Prescot and after a shaky start came away with the rather handsome trophy. A very enjoyable day ensued in Prescot, thanks to all the players plus John and Tommy for the support and managing the team. There were 8 teams involved, so 2 groups of […]

All three of our teams are now sadly out of the WFA’s National Tournament, last team standing so to speak was our  Over 50’s who narrowly lost away at Blackburn 3-2 after extra time. Report from team manager Gary Wilkins: A gut wrenching last 5 minutes saw us lose a 2-1 lead and go out […]

Wigan started brightly in pretty awful conditions with goals from Mike Lyon and Paul Yelulevich seeing Wigan through to second place in the league and the trophy semi final with wins over Colne and Leeds Titans B. Leeds Titans A were up next and a good football side they won 2-0 with the score slightly […]

👏Over 70’s Walking Football 🏟Wigan Soccerdome 📖 6-a-side 👀 Thurs 6th Sept 2018 ⏰11am kick-off WFA qualified referees 📧 Apply via email to secretary@wiganwalkersfc.co.uk

All the best to our Over 50’s squad playing in the prestigious Walking Tournament on Sunday (29th) at the St Georges Park Graves Centre in Sheffield. Also a big THANKYOU to the “Latics Community Trust” for helping us out with transport logistics.   RALPH TWISS G/K MIKE LYON JOHN EDEN (Player Manager) PAUL YELULEVICH DAVE BUDD […]

Our Over 60’s who came back from the dead in the last round, losing three-nil with less than ten minutes to go are on an away day as they visit Manchester Corinthians.   Meanwhile our Over 50’s after their excellent away win in the last round at Tranmere Rovers have to travel again, this time to […]

The Walkers pulled off a terrific performance to fight back from a 3 goal deficit to draw 3-3 and beat Blackburn Rovers on penalties! Rovers started the game stronger and pushed forward from the off, but were restricted to several long shots only one of which found the target and was comfortably saved. Wigan had a […]