Help find Fan of the Year!


The Football League has launched a nationwide search to find the ‘npower Fan of the Year’ for the 2012 Football League Awards.

And Chesterfield FC supporters are encouraged to nominate fellow fans who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to support the Spireites by submitting suggestions to

Entries must include the nominee’s name, supported club, your relationship to them and a summary of why they should win the award along with suitable images.

A panel of judges will then select the fan that has demonstrated the most extraordinary dedication to their club.

Previous winners include Chesterfield super fan Geoff Hall who scooped the title in 2006.

The winner to be announced at The Football League Awards on Sunday, March 11, at The Brewery, London.

Entries close at noon on Tuesday, January 31.

The Football League’s Head of Marketing, David Malkinson said: “Fans are the lifeblood of all Football League clubs and it is important that their efforts are celebrated. The Football League Awards is one of the most prestigious events in the football calendar and this award puts a spotlight on dedication that can sometimes go unnoticed.

“I would encourage fans to nominate anyone they believe should be considered for this award and give them a chance to receive the recognition they deserve.”