Alistair Patrick-Heselton - Milton Keynes

7-a-side Football

Fact File

Name: Alistair Patrick-Heselton
Events: 7-a-side Football
Born: Belgium
Lives: Milton Keynes
Date of Birth: 02/08/1983


Alistair has been playing Football since he was seven years old and was encouraged to continue with the sport following his accident. As a schoolboy, Alistair played Football for Wycombe Wanderers FC, before signed to Queens Park Rangers to play in their youth and reserves team from the age of 17. He also played on loan with Oldham Athletic and played semi-professionally with Northwood and Bishops Stortford.

When he was approached by the FA, Alistair hadn't played Football for four years but he is now set to make his Paralympic debut at London 2012. His proudest moment in the sport was scoring on his England debut at the 2011 Cerebral Palsy World Cup in the Netherlands against Korea. Working towards London 2012, Alistair also scpred in the final of the 2012 BT Paralympic World Cup against Brazil, one of the team's greatest rivals.

Alistair supports Liverpool FC.

Key Dates

Sat Sept 1st 16.15 vs Brazil
Mon Sept 3rd 11.15 vs Ukraine
Wed Sept 5th 16.15 vs USA
Fri Sept 7th Semi Finals
Sun Sept 9th Finals