The England Walking Football Community (EWFC) are very pleased to announce the appointment of a new Men’s Over 70 Management Team

John Williams joins as The EWFC Men’s Over 70 Manager

We are very pleased to announce that John Williams has agreed to join us as the new EWFC Men’s 70, s Manager.

John plays Walking Football and is currently the Head of Coaching at Rotherham Utd FC, following his 33 years at Sheffield Wed FC. He is an UEFA A level Coach, PFA Coach Educator, UEFA staff coach and FA coach mentor for grassroots and UEFA B candidates, with a string of other Football awards and qualifications.

It is yet another very exciting appointment at The EWFC and we are sure all the players will benefit from the experience and football knowledge John will bring to the squad.

On his appointment John said “I am delighted that I have become the manager along with Spencer. It is a great privilege to be involved with the team and hopefully we can develop together”.


Spencer Fearn joins as The EWFC Men’s Over 70 Assistant Manager

The experiences and knowledge that Spencer possesses across a number of sectors is vast. He owns leading education company, Life Skills, and has spent many years working in the education sector.

His coaching pathway has seen him manage over 200 games in semi–professional football and he worked as a Coach for four seasons at Sheffield Wednesday, where he was the Under 15 and 16 Coach. Spencer’s qualifications are many; he is an UEFA A Licence holder, Johan Cruyff Master of Coaching, Master in Sports Management, CEO of a Sporting Organisation and has Level 7 qualifications in Strategic Management and Management. He is currently working towards not one, but two Masters’ Degrees in Football Performance and Coaching and the MSc Sports Directorship.

Spencer said “I am delighted to be joining John as part of the management team for England WF Over 70’s. It’s a great opportunity to work with the team and I am really looking forward to meeting everyone on 18thApril”