Electric Eels first team have progressed in The WFA Cup following an end to end action in round 1 against Manchester United PFC. In summary how did it all happen: Man United led 2-0 after 15 mins, then we pulled a goal back just before Half Time. We raced out the blocks 2nd half and we're soon 3-2 up.
Man U fought back to 3-3 we scored with what we thought would be the winner with 2 mins to go for then to conceded with seconds left.
4-4 after 40 mins.
So onto extra time an
Are you a full-time wheelchair user? Love sport? Living in Hull & East Yorkshire? If you tick ✅ all the boxes, then this blog post is for you. As part of our #TryIt campaign, we have come up with 10 reasons why you should come along and try powerchair football. So where to start: 1. A perfect opportunity for you to socialise with other people who have a similar condition to yourself. 2. Just because you're a wheelchair user that doesn't mean you can never score a goal. Powerc
Hull & East Yorkshire Powerchair Football Club are on the road again this coming weekend. On Sunday 10th March Electric Eels Academy team will be travelling down the M62 heading to Leeds for the Switalski Solicitors Yorkshire League. Electric Eels Academy only have two fixtures on Sunday, their first match is against PHAB at 11:30 AM, whilst their final game will be against Leeds Centurions. The academy team havebeen training hard over the past few months in preparation for t
Electric Eels kick started their 2017/18 Muscular Dystrophy UK Championship campaign with a top four spot at the end of the first weekend. The national league side came up against debut team Rotherham Wheelchair Wasps in which, Eels dominated with possession throughout the full match. Electric Eels won 6 - 0 with two goals a piece coming from Amy Sherman, and James Radcliffe who made his debut for Eels, captain Kai Gill scoring a goal to, including an own goal from the Rother
The Muscular Dystrophy UK Championship returns this weekend with our national league team ready to compete and improve from where they left off last season. Electric Eels have been training very hard in pre season and the club have been very impressed with the progression they have made each week. It's been a busy pre season with competition squad trials, extra training, friendlies against St George Knights and a new face in the team. We would like to welcome James Radcliffe
Hudgell Solicitors, one of the UK’s leading clinical negligence and personal injury firms, have agreed to continue to sponsor East Riding Electric Eels and are providing funding for new equipment ahead of the new season to include six new footballs and hoodies for the team. In addition, Electric Eels will receive marketing support which is hoped will help them recruit new players and coaches as well as new supporters to the club. Simon Wilson, Head of Marketing at Hudgell Sol
East Riding Electric Eels blues powerchair football team finished in 6th position this weekend in just their second year in National League Championship. The blues secured their mid table place by beating Nottingham Forest 1 - 0 with Kizzy Wade scoring in the first half. In their first year they finished the season in 10th with 7 points. This year they secured 6th position with 27 points. Kai Gill, captain of the national league side finished the season with 8 goals alongside
East Riding Electric Eels Reds powerchair football team were crowned 2016 champions of the Yorkshire League on Sunday 1 May in Leeds. After a debut season in the division the team remained unbeaten all season having played ten games winning 7 and drawing 3. The spirit and character of the youthful side showed throughout the campaign. The club are very proud of the achievement and progress Electric Eels Reds have made during the campaign. Squad names: Charlie Fox, Jamie Parkin
The National League team head to Nottingham next weekend (7th - 8th May) for the final fixtures of their season. The team can move into fifth position of the Championship table finishing in the top five of their second season. We interviewed National League coach Lee Brennan for his thoughts on the second season in the Championship division. You can listen to his thoughts here: #NationalLeague #Championship #powerchair #football