Charity football: Ex-Owls and Blades raise cash

Former Owls and Blades players and boxer Ryan Rhodes are to play in a charity match this summer.

It will take place at Hillsborough Arena on Saturday, July 20, 3pm, in aid of Weston Park Hospital.

Players confirmed so far are ex-Wednesday men John Pearson, Matt Hamshaw, Dean Barrick and Yoann Folly, and former Blades Curtis Woodhouse, Wayne Quinn and David Holdsworth. Other celebrities and former players have been approached.

The match is being organised by Hillsborough Club FC and will be Reds v Blues, with each side comprising a mixture of Hillsborough and guest players..