1874 Northwich walking football team host a play-off tournament they are contesting on Tuesday, September 12.

This follows a successful season to date.

In April they were finalists in the Euro Copa, which is an annual walking football competition in Portugal.

Since then they have won the Cheshire Walking Football League in both over 50s and over 60s age groups.

And on August 26 1874 won the Wythenshawe Trophy.

As a result, they will be involved in a play-off tournament between the two top teams in Cheshire and the two top teams in Lancashire at Moss Farm next Tuesday, kick-off 11am.

The teams from the Cheshire League are 1874 Northwich and Altrincham, while Kingsmade and Wakefield will be involved from the Greater Manchester/Lancashire League.

1874 spokesman John Ellis said: “We would like as many people as possible to come and watch, helping to help introduce the sport to as many new people as possible.”