Rangers Conference Winners V Rangers Legends

Rangers Conference Winners V Rangers Legends

 Suggested £5 donation on entrance to the ground.

In 2017 Jon Downing who was the clubs president at the time and an ex-chairman and director was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease (MND). He had been involved with SRFC for many years and was passionate about the club and the community he lived and worked in. We started a charity football match to support MND that year. The game was played between a  SRFC Legend side and the team that played in the conference league ( SRFC Legends )  during seasons 2006/2008.

Jon wanted this to be an annual event and it was repeated in April 2018 raising some £3,000 for the Charities MND and Katharine House Hospice (KHH). Jon’s condition deteriorated during 2018 and finally he lost his battle with the disease on 31st October  2018.

This is the original founding event for Jon’s vision and will remain so in the future. The players hold a special place in the Stafford Rangers supporter’s hearts and also club history for their achievements.

Quite simply put these lads still play for each other like they used to do and that was when they were all playing under Jon Downing as Chairman. We’ll continue to play for him!!

Arrangements:

  • Arrival – Please arrive for a 1.00pm kick off.
  • Venue – Make your way through the main entrance to the football ground
  • Donations – Can be provided by you on arrival at the main ground entrance to volunteers

Confirmed Names

Danny Edwards

Danny Alcock

Craig Wilding

Wayne Daniel

Rich Beale

Danny Davison

 

Chris Curtis

 

GET IN TOUCH!

2019 Event Schedule

10:00 | Sponsored Walk
Sponsored walk starting from Stafford Rangers Football Club football pitch.

10:15-12:15 | Junior Football Tournament
Junior tournament organised by James Nation.

1:00 | Football Match One
Stafford Rangers Conference North Winning Team v Stafford Rangers Legends.

2:00 – 5:00 | Line Dancing
Line Dancing sessions in the main social club function rooms.

4:00 | Football Match Two
Celebrity All Stars v Sheffield Hallam over 50’s National Vets Champions 2018.

6:30 | Closing Ceremony
Speeches and closing ceremony in the Social Club function room.

 

 

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