Foundation 92 have officially launched its very own Walking Football Club.
Who is this for? This new football club will seek to support individuals with cardiac rehabilitation and stroke rehabilitation, whilst additional sessions of the sport will be introduced including female walking football and many more. The club will also coincide with the Foundation’s current Dementia Friendly Walking Football sessions run in partnership with Age UK and Age UK Salford.
The team recently represented the Foundation at the EFDN Walking Football Tournament at Bayer 04 Leverkusen’s Training base competing against 13 other Community Foundation teams.
The team also competed and won the Iron Mountain Sporting Memories Walking Football Competition.
In January, the team visited Newcastle, to take on Newcastle United Foundation in a friendly and in a tournament against local teams from the area across two days.
Upcoming fixtures for the team are:
Sunday 5th of February at Salford Sports Village, 11am until 12pm against Chaddington Town.
Thursday 16th of February at Salford Sports Village, 11am until 12pm against Bury Relics.
Sunday 19th of February at Salford Sports Village, 11am until 12pm against Culcheth.
Sessions for the team run on Wednesdays at 11:00-12:00, at Salford Sports Village.
New women’s football session, 5th of March at Salford Sports Village, 12pm until 1pm.