SLIDESHOW: Chesterfield Ladies FC stalwart bows out with Proact celebration

A stalwart of Chesterfield Ladies FC bowed out in style yesterday at the Proact Stadium.

Monday, 15th May 2017, 1:01 pm
Updated Monday, 15th May 2017, 2:04 pm
Steve Barber retires as the Ladies team manager, Chesterfield, United Kingdom, 14th May 2017. Photo by Glenn Ashley.

Steve Barber has been involved in the club for 18 years and has just retired from his position as first team manager.

His squad were joined by all the age group teams yesterday at the Proact, with matches taking place on the stadium pitch.

Barber was presented with gifts and mementos to take with him.

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Steve Barber retires as the Ladies team manager, Chesterfield, United Kingdom, 14th May 2017. Photo by Glenn Ashley.

First team player Leoni Everley said: “He has not only been a manager, but a great friend going above and beyond for all the girls within the club.”

Steve Barber retires as the Ladies team manager, Chesterfield, United Kingdom, 14th May 2017. Photo by Glenn Ashley.