The Swindon Town Football in the Community Trust Adult 5 a side league is currently in its 14th season in 5 years of its delivery. Over the seasons the league has offered competitive 5 a side football for local clubs, groups, companies and organisations.
The league matches are staged on the outdoor 3G pitches at the Link Centre on Wednesday evenings between 6.30pm and 8.30pm and are officiated by qualified referees. Each game runs for 40 minutes, and gives players the opportunity to play in a competitive and enjoyable atmosphere on a weekly basis.
Max Schofield of the team Purple Cucumbers Elite said, “The Wednesday football at the Link Centre is an enjoyable evening of football to participate in. The forty minute matches pass by with some fantastic football being played on a weekly basis and all the teams who participate play the game in the right way. The league allows me to enjoy a competitive weekly kick about with my mates.”
The current season is due to finish in October 2012 and currently sees 10 battle it out to take the league crown.
The teams taking part this season are: The Inbetweeners, Meat Rockets FC, The Dogs, Purple Cucumbers Elite, B.O.S, The Un’dutch’ables, FC Town End, Five Bells, Purton Under 40’s and Renford Rejects.
Results and League Tables are emailed out to teams on a Thursday following the Wednesday night matches to ensure that teams are all up to date with the current standings.
Trophies and a match day experience at the County Ground are presented to the winning teams, so if you want to find out more on how to register your team please contact Tim Hall on 01793 421303 or firstname.lastname@example.org