Multi-disabled football team in Northampton appeal for more players

Cobblers Ladies disabled football team 2015
Cobblers Ladies disabled football team 2015

Northampton Town’s multi-disabled ladies team, currently at the top of the BOBi League, are looking for more players to join their ranks.

Training is held every Friday evening at Moulton College (Holcot Centre) from 5.30pm–7pm, with matches played at weekends. Sessions are run by coach, Emily Rootes.

Female players aged 16 or over, with any form of disability, are eligible to play. The squad currently includes players with learning difficulties, autistism, Downs Syndrome, cerebral palsy, partially sighted, deafness and mental health problems.

If you are interested in joining the team or finding out more, contact team coach Russell Lewis on 07887 878182 or email