Tonight (Thursday 18th June) sees the Old Crown Inn on London Road host “An Evening with Chris Morgan” in aid of a charity with a difference…

Match Day Support – based in Sheffield – gives young people, who wouldn’t normally have the chance,  an opportunity to be involved in football. The charity work with many professional Clubs, including both Sheffield sides, Bradford City and the Nottingham rivals to name but a few.

We’re here covering the event live, coverage will appear below at around 8PM as proceedings get under way:

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Whether it is the cost of watching a game or other issues that may prevent watching or playing, whether that be short and long term illnesses, bereaved and disadvantaged children, the charity help individuals from a range of backgrounds do things that many of us take for granted.

Match Day Support are now the principle partner of local junior Sunday League team Beighton Falcons – raising money to further their successful “Free Football for All” campaign that has revolutionised the grass roots game and given kids the chance to play football without the prohibitive cost of subs. This will make the Falcons the first ever charity governed Junior Football and Sporting Club in the country.

Doors will open at 7pm, with Morgs taking to the stage at 8pm to take part in an intimate Q&A session which should be full of great stories about the Blades and his career. 


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