The Healthy Kickers finish their North West London League 2013/2014 campaign25/07/2014
Season 2013/14 has seen 6 teams participate in a Premiership Division as well as compete in the North West London League Cup Competition.
The league takes place once a month on a Friday afternoon at Brunel University with the Cup Competition taking place in July. The Cup Competition allowed an additional 4 teams participate this season which included Everton, Brighton and Arsenal.
QPR Healthy Kickers recently took part in North West London league tournament. The team got to the semi-finals, losing to Everton in the Community and then QPR Healthy Kickers lost in the 3rd and 4th playoff to Brighton and Hove Albion.
The NWL League committee would like to record its gratitude to all clubs and organisations involved this season as well as the committed referees to enable another highly successful season. Middlesex FA Football Development Officer, Kayleigh Saunders, expressed her pleasure at the competitiveness and impressive skills demonstrated at the cup competition as well as the high standard of sportsmanship on display. She said that it was a really enjoyable afternoon’s football for everyone, and a credit to the organisers. In the Cup Competition, league champions Riverside Rangers missed out on Cup glory with the trophy going to Everton in the Community. In the Plate Competition, Arsenal in the Community defeated the league runners up West London in a very competitive final.
The League Champions were presented with their trophy alongside the Cup Winners at the End of Season Presentation on Friday 11th July. Riverside Rangers lifted the League title after defeating West London on the final fixture date. The QPR Healthy Kickers ended up in a respectable 3rd position in the league.
The North West London League has been providing opportunities for adult mixed teams from across the mental health spectrum to play for many years. The League takes place once a month on a Friday afternoon from 1pm to 3pm and will be starting from Friday 26th September 2014. The venue for the league is Brunel University Sports Centre & Sports Park, Kingston Lane, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PH.