Football: Legends to turn out for charity match

Chesterfield FC v Bradford City Paul Cook
Chesterfield FC v Bradford City Paul Cook

A team of Chesterfield and Mansfield Town legends will face a collection of TV stars in a charity football match on Sunday, June 2.

The match is taking place at Glapwell FC’s Hall Corner ground with proceeds from the event being split equally between the Once Upon a Smile charity, the King’s Mill Hospital Scanner Appeal (Cancer & Lymphoma Unit) and the Chesterfield FC Community Trust.

The legends team is expected to feature a number of former Spireites stars including Jamie Ward, Shane Nicholson, Gareth Davies, Bob Newton and Dave Caldwell. Chesterfield boss Paul Cook is also likely to turn out alongside his Mansfield counterpart, Paul Cox.