Month: May 2018


Post-Match Thoughts

Neil Brown Over 50’s captain Well what a week end; Saturday, Arriving  at Team hotel , meeting other players from both squads, Receiving our England training kit. Training session in rain( as normal). Getting booted & suited for a Gala dinner, great food & entertainment. Match Day; Up earlier Sunday after hardly any sleep (… Read more »

WFA TV Launched

In another ground breaking initiative by the WFA, a new dedicated web TV channel has been launched to showcase the sport of walking football using professionally produced videos. You can view and follow our YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC69Bb32hfGSxOmPuEYxzyoQ

England Victorious in JUST International Cup

OVER 50s ENGLAND 2 V 0 ITALY OVER 60s ENGLAND 3 V 0 ITALY These historic and pioneering matches took place yesterday at the magnificent Amex stadium in Brighton. In the world’s 1st ever walking football international, both England teams came out on top against the competitive and skilful Italians. In the Over 50’s match… Read more »

WFA Gala Dinner to be Wowed By International Singing Star

The Gala dinner being held tonight in Brighton for over 70 guests, including the England and Italy squads, will be entertained by the stunning Gemma Louise Doyle, an English born, 4 octave multi genre singer. Gemma has experience of singing in Vegas and at over 2000 events. You can watch one of her splendid performances… Read more »

WFA Announces England Captains for Italy Match

The Over 50s captain is Neil Brown who plays for Herne Bay Neil’s reaction…. Paul Murtagh phone me last Wednesday with the good news of being selected in the 10 man squad . Paul explained what the details were for the forthcoming weekend , but then said there was something else he needed to tell… Read more »

England Over-60s Squad Announced

After 4 regional trials, Stuart Langworthy the England over 60s manager has named the following squad for the England v Italy international match on the 13th May at Brighton’s Amex stadium. Goalkeepers John Sykes – Long Bennington Kevin Schmid – Watford John Hammonds – Stroud Ross Everton – Eastleigh Defenders Trevor Brown – Herne Bay… Read more »

England Over-50s Squad Announced

After 4 regional and one national trial, Paul Murtagh the England over 50s manager has named the following squad for the England v Italy international match on the 13th May at Brighton’s Amex stadium. Goalkeepers Andy Jaques, Sheffield Utd Rob Keating, Solent FC Pete Gibbons, Hartshill Strollers Defenders Trevor Hanson, Blackburn Rovers Rob Pass, Stroud… Read more »