Inaugural match for Nantwich Town FC Veterans


Article and images by Jonathan White


The inaugural match for Nantwich Town FC Veterans finished in a one-all draw against Crewe Corinthians.

The game saw a goal in each half in an exciting match played in good spirit at the Weaver Stadium on the afternoon of Saturday 18th May 2019.

Crewe Corinthians led with a header from Gary Clarke close to the end of the first-half to give the away team a lead at the break, but Leroy Jones equalised for Nantwich Town Veterans in the second-half to tie the game.

The match was expertly refereed by experienced local official Des Evans, who let the game flow resulting with numerous chances for both teams.

The game was enjoyed in dry weather by an appreciative crowd.

Nantwich Town Veterans has run over the past few months on a Friday night led by Nantwich Town community development manager Lyndon Wain.

Nantwich Town Veterans sessions take place on the 3G facility at Nantwich Town FC’s premises at Waterlode, Nantwich every Friday night between 8-10pm with a cost of £4.

For further information please contact Lyndon via email: [email protected]