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BIRMINGHAM OVER 50’S GET THEIR MOJO BACK!

NATIONAL CUP – 3-0 WIN   After several months of not playing competitively Birmingham’s over 50’s new look first team cruised into the second round of the WFA National Cup with a convincing 3-0 over Boldmere St Michaels. With the Ward brothers now concentrating on Pele’s Pearls and Dave Norton’s retirement, the team entered a new […]

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RUNNERS UP FOR BWFC +60’S IN WORCESTER

  A mixed age over 60’s team made the short to journey to Worcester University to compete in the Worcester Seniors Over 60’s Walking Football Tournament. The four teams taking part were Worcester, Hindlip, Freedom Leisure and Birmingham. First up for Birmingham were Hindlip WFC from Worcestershire. The game was a very tight affair in […]

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BWFC LADIES WIN FIRST EVER PEOPLES CUP 

Sunday 28th April saw three (yes, that’s right, three) teams from Birmingham in the finals of the FA People’s Cup at St Georges Park.  The Blues and Whites who both qualified from the Peterborough Midland Region semi-finals and the Reds who qualified from the Southern semi-finals at Wimbledon.  They joined Preston and Sheffield who came through […]

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BWFC WHITES IN STAFFORDSHIRE WALKING FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT

  Birmingham Whites took a strong squad to the Staffordshire Walking Football tournament. The team had been placed in a group with Stone, Port Vale, Senior Spireites and Coleshill. The top two teams would qualify for the semi- finals, so a good start was required against a Spireites side who had already warmed up against […]

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THE ITALIAN JOB!

  FOR MORE PICTURES CLICK HERE England over 50s and 60s Walking Football teams travelled to Novara, near Milan for their latest international matches.  Having created history in May 2018 by playing the first ever Walking Football International match at the AMEX stadium, Brighton, the Italians were out for revenge. OVER 60s ITALY 1 – ENGLAND […]

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BWFC LADIES BLUES & WHITES – PEOPLES CUP

     Last Saturday BWFC took two ladies’ teams to Peterborough in the next round of the FA Peoples Cup. Four teams played in the new walking football section of the cup, BWFC Blues, BWFC Whites, Bedford and Sporting. They played 10-minute straight games in a league basis followed by a semifinal and a final. […]

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BWFC LADIES ON TOUR – PEOPLES CUP

  Birmingham Walking Football Club Women ‘Reds’ began their FA Peoples Cup campaign in the Southern Semi-finals at Goals Wimbledon after a first-round bye. Our day began the night before – with an overnight stay at Reynes Park Travelodge.  We didn’t want to risk being late for the 9.30 registration, so we were all staying […]

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ENGLANDS NEXT INTERNATIONAL

  England over 50’s & 60’s walking football teams fly off to Milan next month for their next International against Italy. The host nation welcomes supporters to the Silvio Piola Vercelli FC where the game will take place on Sunday April 7th 2019.

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DISABILITY TOURNAMENT AT THE ALBION

      Today BWFC took a less mobile Walking Football team to West Bromwich Albions Dome, to play in a disability tournament against 6 other teams playing 5 a side 10 minute games. For three games keeper Billy Pears kept a clean sheet with the team winning all three games scoring a total of 15 […]

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ENGLAND V WALES AT ST GEORGES PARK

ENGLAND OVER 50’S SHADOW SQUAD 2 – WALES SHADOW SQUAD 0       A brace from Herne Bay’s Neil Davey and a compact defensive performance ensured a hard worked 2-0 win for England’s second string. Davey’s first came from an excellent one two with Boston’s Dave Scotney and his second was an unstoppable shot from a […]