SLIDESHOW: Youngsters compete at Matlock’s Festival of Football

Action from Matlock's Festival of Football. Photo by Glenn Ashley.
Action from Matlock's Festival of Football. Photo by Glenn Ashley.

With the World Cup set to kick off in Russia, hundreds of youngsters enjoyed their own festival of football a little closer to home in Matlock.

Cavendish Fields was the setting for Matlock Town Juniors’ Festival of Football which saw 60 clubs represented in total, competing against the backdrop of a carnival atmosphere.

Click on the slideshow above to view the best of the action - and see if you can spot a familiar face or two.