Hello to all walking footballers, referees spectators and fans. The UK cup finals is over!! The weather was not nice at all from the off so fair play to all the players soaked through stuck through with it and played all games including the referees. With teams from all over taking part I applause you.
With 6 teams in the over 50s group and 6 teams in the over 60s playing 15 minutes round robin then. 1st place and 2nd place will play the final.
Starting with the 50s the northern boys from Peterlee played outstanding football against a very good Norwich city team. With the right attitudes and professionalism on and of the pitch Peterlee won respectively 4 2 Congratulations to you all. And was lovely to finally meet you all. Every single player was a true gent. Good luck for the future and will be seeing you all soon.
Peterlee TRA UK cup finals 50s champions
The over 60s finals were again two very good walking football teams. Norwich city once again had a team in the finals and without doubt a very well respected club full of true gents who had to play top of the league Sheffield wfc. Peter Staceys team is one of the best 60s teams I have seen. Everyone has heard of them but seeing is believing. Trust me! Sheffield came out worthy champions a class act. Congratulations to you all. Looking forward to seeing a lot more you fellas. Good luck and safe journey home to you all.