Foot­ball char­ity night planned

Rutherglen Reformer - - News -

A char­ity night will take place in a Ruther­glen pub this Satur­day to help young foot­ballers com­pete against for­eign op­po­nents.

Cam­bus­lang Red Star Foot­ball Club 2008’s side club com­mit­tee are aim­ing to fund a com­pet­i­tive foot­ball trip and play against for­eign teams.

The fundraiser will be held in the Vic­to­ria Bar, and the club hope lo­cal busi­nesses can donate raf­fle prizes.

Lynn O’Brien, a mem­ber of Red Star’s com­mit­tee, said: “As a lo­cal grass­roots foot­ball team we try to pro­vide chil­dren with a range of ex­pe­ri­ences that they will re­mem­ber, and by do­ing this we hope that the skills, qual­i­ties and ex­pe­ri­ences gained through­out their time with the club stay with them.

“The char­ity night is to raise some much-needed funds to buy ex­tra train­ing and match equip­ment and to pro­vide chil­dren with the op­por­tu­nity to en­ter a foot­ball tour­na­ment fur­ther afield to play against teams from all over the world.”

Any­one will­ing to donate prizes should email cam­bus­lan­gred­starfc@ out­look.com.

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