Grand day out in store at Chrome event
UP to 1,000 spectators and players are expected when 16 of the top Under 11 junior teams in the North West battle it out in the Chrome in the Community Soccer Tournament on Saturday.
Among them will be former Manchester United star Gordon Hill, who will act as guest of honour at the event, which kicks off at 11am at Beech Lane playing fields opposite the Chrome Motors showroom.
Those in attandance will have the opportunity to enter a free draw with a great prize on offer – a VIP package at Manchester City – which will be drawn on the day.
The event proved a huge hit last year and Chrome owner Danny Towns is expecting another fun-fuelled day this time around.
“The event is held to re-instate a soccer event for kids in the summer, coupled with an open day for Chrome.
“We invite 16 local teams to compete in a tournament managed by Chrome in conjunction with Football in the Community from MTFC.”
The 16 teams taking part come from a variety of clubs including: Macclesfield Tigers, Macclesfield Boys, Cheadle and Gatley, Fletcher Moss Rangers, Congleton Yellows, Lisbon, Tytherington Celtics, Macclesfield Lions, Bollington Viceroys, Vale Juniors, Shots and Richmond Rovers
Throughout the day there will be a live broadcast from Canalside The Thread, bouncy castle and kids entertainment, BBQ and refreshments.
It’s a free to attend event and all teams are invited at no cost to the clubs – Chrome Motors host the event and cover the costings.
The age group is under 11s as of September and any interested teams should call Danny at the showroom on 01625 511110 or email danny@ chromemotors.com.