Football at The Windsor Boys’ School runs across two terms competing in County, District and National Cup competitions as well as ‘friendly’ fixtures against our local rival schools. Junior Football runs two teams in Year 9 and two teams in Year 10. Senior football boasts a 1st and 2nd XI as well as an Under 16 team.
At Windsor Boys’ School the primary concern is for young footballers to enjoy the game and to be able to play without fear. The school’s success is down to excellent team spirit and a philosophy that involves encouraging skill, attacking play and creativity. The boys are encouraged to ‘want the ball’ and to play with intelligence.
On Thursday 30th November the 1st XI played a keen Woodcote school from Croydon, who are connected to Kinetic Football Academy.
On Wednesday 1st November 2017 the 1st XI footballers played round two in their National cup campaign against one of our local rivals Forest school from Wokingham Berkshire.
On Wednesday 11th October the Windsor Boys’ School started the new campaign, in the ESFA National Cup, by beating Glynn School from Sutton 1 – 0.
A dominant performance from the boys saw them romp to victory over JMA.
In football, particularly in England, when you hear invincible’s, the Arsenal 2003-04 team of players lead by Arsene Wenger comes to mind, however when the term is used now in Windsor, the spectacular year 11 team would be ones first though.
On Wednesday last week the Year 11 National Champions faced Little Heath in the final of the County Cup.
The Windsor Boys’ School football success is continued by winning the U15 County Cup.
It was Monday, 24th April that the Windsor Boys’ journeyed to Greater Manchester for their national cup final against Cardinal Hume whom had made a smaller journey from Newcastle.
Local firm, LA Micro, have signed a two year sponsorship deal with The Windsor Boys’ School to fund the development of sport at the school.
On Thursday a much changed Windsor boys team went to Churchmead to play a friendly match.