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COUNTY LEAGUE OVER 60’S

BWFC  1 v 0  Bedworth. Birmingham faced a crunch game vs Bedworth in the County League with a depleted squad due to holidays, injuries and last-minute withdrawals. The Team started the game with one sub and Paul Feeney making his debut in goal with all the Club’s custodians away on summer breaks. We made a […]

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WFA REGIONAL FINAL OF NATIONAL CUP

Birmingham reached the Regional Final of the WFA National Cup with an impressive 3-2 win over Coleshill Strollers thanks to a superb hat trick from Shane Abell. The Blues had gone behind to a goal after only 2 minutes as the Coleshill centre forward turned smartly and placed his shot beyond the reach of Heath […]

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WBA TOURNAMENT WINNERS

Yesterday BWFC over 50’s travelled to Oldbury to play in a walking football tournament organised by West Bromwich Albion FC. The lads played teams from Shard End, Weston Super Mare (3 teams), Swansea City (2  teams). Each team were played twice making 14 played, 10 wins and 4 draws with only 3 goals conceded! Making BWFC […]

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WFA NATIONAL CUP UPDATE

OVER 50’S REGIONAL FINAL UPDATE Congratulations to our BWFC over 50’s who are now through to the WFA National Cup Regional Finals! The team will play either Hartshill or Bramcote at the end of August. Watch this space!

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 OVER 50’S FRIENDLY

Last Sunday BWFC over 50’s team met Leeds/North West Region in an interesting friendly at Solihull Football Centre. Birmingham were 2-0 down in the second half when Pod scored from long distance shot beating the keeper and bringing the score to 2-1. The match continued with the Northerners managing their game well and their keeper making light work […]

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WFA 65’S NATIONAL CUP 2ND ROUND

  Birmingham WFC Over 65’s took on Burton Albion WFC at Solihull on Wednesday afternoon and ran out very comfortable winners by a score of 7 Goals to Nil. Birmingham bossed the game from start to finish and but for the opposition goalkeeper making a number of good saves they could and probably should have […]

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CHARITY MATCH FOR LEUKAEMIA

  Two weeks ago Alan Bailee organised a walking football friendly at Solihull Football Centre in aid of Leukaemia UK. The event was well attended and a grand total of £350 was raised for the charity. Well done!

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ST MARY’S HOSPICE CHARITY DAY

At the weekend Beechcrofts members friends and the local community came together to raise money for St Mary’s Hospice. The event was organised by our very own Martyn Williams in memory of his father who died four years ago from pancreatic cancer. The charity goes a long way to help support families whilst giving their […]

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WEDNESDAY WALKING FOOTBALL AT BEECHCROFT

  On Wednesday  3rd July the  walking football sessions at Beechcroft will be moved to Solihull Football Centre as the local school will be holding their annual sports days at Beechcroft. The affected sessions are the over 70’s, 09.45-11.00am and the over 50’s, 11.30-1.00pm.  Wednesday sessions will return to normal at Beechcroft on 10th July.

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OVER 60’S COUNTY LEAGUE MATCH REPORTS

16th June BWFC v Oak Park Birmingham played some excellent possession football to wear down a determined Oak Park team eventually winning 6-0. The defence put in a solid performance with Martin and Shay not allowing the opposition to threaten Les in goal. The midfield players worked hard and Roy, Mark, Steve D and the returning John […]