The sport is now mature enough to be selective as to its participants. If you really want to run, you are in the wrong sport. It may require some time to adapt but players need to understand that this is a very different sport to football and requires both physical and mental discipline. If this […]
Date : Wednesday 24th October 2018 Venue : Wigan Soccerdome Kick off : 11.30am Final whistle : 1pm
Date : Monday 22nd October 2018 Venue : Wigan Soccerdome Kick off : 11.30am Final whistle : 1pm
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 […]
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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 […]
A little plug for the new women’s walking football session every Monday at the Wigan Powerleague at 7:30pm. Open to women of all ages and abilities, women retired through injury or women who have never kicked a ball before!!!! Please share this message with all your family and friends 🚶♀️⚽️ and thank you for your support […]
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