LEGENDS from Nottingham Forest’s past will grace the turf at Hucknall Town’s Watnall Road ground for an eyecatching charity football match next Wednesday (July 25).
The likes of ex-England internationals Des Walker and Steve Hodge will be part of a Nottingham Forest Legends squad that will take on Hucknall Town AFC.
Proceeds will be in aid of the When You Wish Upon A Star charity, which makes the dreams of seriously and terminally-ill children come true.
Spectators are being urged to flock to the ground for an excellent night of football and to show ther support for the Nottingham-based charity which is famed for sending a group of children every year to Lapland at Christmas to meet Santa.
Other big names set to appear for The Reds include Ian Woan, Nigel Jemson, David Johnson, who had a brief spell at Hucknall Town; Jason Lee, Bryn Gunn, Gary Mills and Town’s former coach, Craig Armstrong.
The match kicks off at 7.30 pm with tickets just £3 for adults and £2 for concessions. The main sponsor is the Hucknall Empire pub and restaurant off Beardall Street.