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WFA ANNOUNCES ENGLAND WALKING FOOTBALL CAPTAINS

Click on the link for the England Captains responses to their appointment! https://thewfa.co.uk/2018/05/10/wfa-announces-england-captains-for-italy-match

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LADIES WALKING FOOTBALL SESSION TIME CHANGE

As of Monday 14th May the Ladies walking football session at Solihull Football Centre will be at the slightly earlier time of 19.30-20.30 and will extend to the full size pitch due to increased attendance!

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FIRST EVER ENGLAND WALKING FOOTBALL SQUAD ANNOUNCED

After 4 regional trials, Stuart Langworthy the England over 60’s manager and Paul Murtagh the England over 50’s manager have named the following squad for the England v Italy international match on the 13th May at Brighton’s Amex stadium. OVER 60’s SQUAD Goalkeepers John Sykes – Long Bennington Kevin Schmid – Watford John Hammonds – Stroud Ross Everton […]

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BWFC AT STAFFS WALKING FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT –  29/4/18

  BWFC far from disgraced themselves at Keele University Sports Campus last weekend on a bitterly cold spring day. Four group matches in the preliminary round were safely negotiated before their brave run ended in a close-run semi final defeat. First up for Birmingham was a tricky match against a skillful and mobile Manchester City […]

MIXED FORTUNES FOR BIRMINGHAM

Contrasting days for Birmingham’s two representatives in the Birmingham County League Fixtures as The Whites and the Blues both started their campaign. The Whites made a solid start with a hard fought 1-1 draw against Hartshill with Buttons late equaliser gaining a point, a 1-0 success followed with victory over Suttons Finest with Pod scoring the all important winner. […]

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WORLD’S FIRST WALKING FOOTBALL INTERNATIONAL

Over 50’s and Over 60’s TWO MATCHES Charity event in aid of VENUE: The Amex Stadium in Brighton DATE: Sunday 13th May 2018.  KO. 10 am WALKING FOOTBALL INTERNATIONAL – HOW TO ORDER TICKETS ALL TICKET PROCEEDS TO GO TO CHARITY (PROSTATE CANCER UK and FOOTBALL AID) This is an all-ticket match- no tickets will be available […]

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BWFC v Shard End 17th April –  Solihull Football Centre – 2-1 WIN

BWFC line up: Keith Phipps in goal standing in for Geoff Harman who was injured playing for Over 70s prior to the game. Paul Foster, defence                      Barry Huntingdon, defence                                  […]

BWFC OVER 60’S LEAGUE BEGINS

Birmingham Walking Football Club Over 60s travelled to Dudley on Sunday April 22nd for the inaugural fixtures in the Midlands Walking Football League. BWFC were depleted by four players being involved in the England trials at Solihull, injury and unavailability but managed to field seven players who did credit to the club. The first game […]

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BWFC DEREK MAKES THE ENGLAND TEAM!

Massive congratulations to our over 60’s player Derek Thorp who received the news this weekend that after the recent trials at Solihull Football Centre he has made the England team! Derek and 19 others have been picked to make up the first squad and shadow team representing England to train for next year’s Euros. Four trials […]

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OVER 70’S FIRST EVER COMPETITIVE MATCH!

  ​​SMXLL   Tuesday 17th April will go down in the history books of Birmingham Walking Football Club (BWFC) as the date of the first Over 70s competitive tournament (one of the first in the UK). BWFC hosted a team from Cirencester at the Solihull ground. Wednesday over 70s session has over 20 players. Therefore […]