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ENGLAND SMASH THE EUROS!

ENGLAND SMASH THE EUROS   England Over 50’s & 60’s successfully competed in the first ever European Nations Championship. Only three nations had gone through a selection process to pick teams to represent their respective countries in what was a landmark event held at Chesterfield Football Club, where the modern version of the game was all […]

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WFA INVITATION CUP

    Birmingham’s Over 50’s came runners up in a tournament at Chesterfield FC as a pre curser to the European Championships. They came through the six-game round robin to reach the final unbeaten, 1-0 Wins against Mansfield and Abbeymead and a 2-0 success against Spireites were coupled with draws against Unity (1-1) and Boldmere […]

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LIVE STREAM FOR THE EUROS!

This Sunday is the very first European National Walking Football Cup being held at Chesterfield FC. Tickets are on sale for those who want to come and support their country, however there is a LIVE STREAM of the matches  starting at 10 am being shown on the Walking Football Associations Facebook and Twitter pages. TWITTER […]

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ENGLAND’S NATIONAL TEAMS TAKE ON THE EUROS

  This SUNDAY 9/6/19 England’s chosen over 50’s & 60’s National Walking Football teams take on the Euros! Get your tickets on the link below and come along and support your country! https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/fiwfa-european-nations-cup-tickets-62390760444?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing COME ON ENGLAND!!

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BIRMINGHAM RUNNERS UP IN SUPER VETERANS OVER 65’s WORLD CUP.

Birmingham were again representing England last month in an over 65’s World Cup competition against their old adversaries Scotland, and teams from Canada, Wales and Gibraltar. The matches were played in France at the Standard Athletic Club in Meudon, a picturesque suburb half an hour outside the capital Paris, and about the same distance from […]

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WFA NATIONAL CUP COMPETITION 1st ROUND OVER 65’s

  Birmingham were drawn at home to play against Burntwood Strollers in the 1st Round of the WFA Over 65’s National Cup.   The match was played at Solihull and Birmingham had a full-strength team to select from. They started well and passed the ball around looking for openings, and mid-way through the 1st half […]

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OVER 50’S IN NORTHAMPTON TOURNAMENT

  On a sunny Tuesday afternoon BWFC Manager Paul Murtagh took a team of over 50’s to Northampton Town to play in a well attended walking football tournament. Four pitches with five teams on each playing in a well organised league format meant Birmingham were in a group alongside Kettering, Derby, QPR and Towcester. After […]

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OVER 60’S NATIONAL CUP FIRST ROUND (2-0 WIN)

Birmingham Over 60s travelled to Coleshill for the first round of The National Cup. The team was much changed due to injuries and the Over 65s playing in Paris. Early nerves were settled when the opposition keeper threw the ball directly to Roy Williams who slotted home to make it 1-0 with minutes gone. This […]

BWFC WOMEN AT WEMBLEY

  After winning the inaugural Women’s Walking Football National Peoples Cup last month BWFC Blues set off to Wembley to collect their trophy. The teams prize was tickets to the FA cup final Manchester City v Watford where at half time the team captain Caroline Reid, who has played with Birmingham since inception would be […]

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ENGLAND TRAINING DAY GLOUCESTER UNI 

Both the First Team and the Shadow Squad joined South West Regional Team for a training day at the superb facilities provided by Gloucester University. After several drills and tactical discussions all games were split into 20 mins each way. The shadow squad were missing a couple of players due to injury and holidays so […]