EBFL rep side in fundraising clash with unbeaten champs




The East Berkshire Football League has announced plans to host an ‘all star’ match to raise funds for the Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

The match will see an EBFL side take on unbeaten 2019/20 Premier Division champions Old Windsor at Burnham Football Clubs Gore home on a date to be confirmed.

The EBFL team will be made up of players from it’s member clubs and is asking for each team to donate one player each for the squad.

Old Windsor FC squad picture. Supplied by club.

A statement on the EBFL website says all funds raised will go to the NHS Trust: “The East Berkshire Football League is extremely grateful for all the selfless hard work done by Berkshire Healthcare to battle COVID-19 in these difficult times and we want to give something back.

“​When it is safe for football to return, the League will host a match to raise funds for Berkshire Healthcare. The match will see Old Windsor Football Club (our current champions) play an EBFL Representative Side at Burnham Football Club on a Friday evening.

“Our member Clubs have been asked to donate for a player to feature in the representative side while Burnham FC has agreed that all gate receipts and bar takings are to be donated to the NHS.”

The league have already launched their JustGiving page and it is open for donations here.

Related: Getting to know Old Windsor FC

Related Topics
Football in Berkshire is a not for profit site run by volunteers. We feel though that sometimes people need rewarding for the hard work they put in and we wanted to let you know you can support our contributors individually if you so wish. Contributors to this article are as follows:
More Stories

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

More Stories

Our Supporters


Get the latest Berkshire football news to your inbox
Search Football in Berkshire