It was a freezing night in December, at the Salford Community Centre, as ActiveWin FC lined up against W&G Plastering. While it wasn’t a pre-Christmas cracker, by any stretch of the imagination, AW not only extended their unbeaten run to three games, but also recorded their first clean sheet in living memory. The 4-0 scoreline certainly […]

ActiveWin extended their winning streak, and goalscoring form, with a 6-1 win over property developers Urban Bubble. Having kicked off the new campaign with a 6-2 victory over GMC, the boys were taking on another unknown quantity in freshly-promoted UB. Newly-prolific midfielder Gary Maiden returned from injury, but forward Allan Stevenson dropped out of the […]

It’s been a rollercoaster of a season (and other assorted footballing clichés) we’ve had highs and lows, little dips, stutters, a bit of panic, anti-climaxes, and moments of pure exhilaration. Now, it’s time to reflect on the best bits, give credit where it’s due, and stick where it’s warranted… Without further ado, please allow me […]

The Summer Cup final proved a step too far for ActiveWin, who fell to a 5-2 defeat to arch nemesis Steel’s Tips. It was a disappointing evening for AW, who were hit with an early Steel’s Tips opener and never entirely recovered. There were a few changes from the side who cruised into final. Player-manager […]

ActiveWin FC stormed into the final of the Summer Cup, with a 4-0 win over HMRC’s CS team. A dominant performance saw AW extend their winning streak to three games, and record their first clean sheet since May, to take them within touching distance of the silverware. Goals from Benson, Tyler and a brace from […]

ActiveWin FC cruised into the semi-finals of the Summer Cup, with 5-2 win over Our Boss. It was a slightly new-look line up who took to the field on a warm August evening. With defender Eliot Jacob on holiday, Bryn May slotted into the central defensive position, alongside ever-present Captain Eddie Jordan. George Ridley and Sean […]

A scorching evening saw ActiveWin FC get their season firmly back on track, with a 5-3 win over Network Rail. It was the penultimate game of the Summer Cup group stage, and a must win for AW who had forfeited their last league match, then suffered a 4-1 defeat to Steel’s Tips in the Cup. Player-manager […]