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 Cup Rd2 T R F C v W W F C 1 – 2 Thanks to Peter Bligh from Tranmere Rovers for the pictures.
Wigan Whites won all 4 games 1-0 in the St Helens Festival bringing yet another trophy back to The Soccerdome. We were victorious against two St Helens teams and the other one was from Warrington. The matches were only 12 minutes so if you went a goal up it was hard for the opponents to […]
Wigan Walkers FC produced an excellent performance to beat long time unbeaten Tranmere Rovers in the 2nd round of the WFA over 50’s national tournament. They got their tactics spot on from the start and all players deserve credit for sticking to the plan. We went close a couple of times before Gary Wilkins seized […]
The WFA National Cup Round two, our youth team are away at Tranmere Rovers on Wednesday with a noon kick-off.
Our squad manged by Gary Wilkins turned in an excellent performance in the inaugural Prescot over 55’s tournament on June 12th. We were unbeaten in our 8 games,winning 5 and drawing three to pip Prescot by one point in a close finish. Normally slow starters in comps we went ahead in the 1st minute of our […]
Congratulation’s to our Over 55’s squad who won the Prescot nine team competition. They won five games and drew the other three whilst only conceding one goal along the way. A brilliant performance by ALL concerned.
Over 60’s Wigan Walkers FC v Blackburn Rovers Thursday 12th July 11am kick-off Martin Murphy : Referee Over 50’s Tranmere Rovers v Wigan Walkers FC Wed’ 27th June at noon
☹ Our Over 65s lost 5-4 in a keenly contested match against Manchester Corinthians in the WFA National 1st round match at the Walking Dome today. In very hot tiring conditions our visitors just about edged it in a thrilling encounter. Some quite stunning goals were scored with both keepers making important saves as well. ⚽️ The […]
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 […]