Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur legends to play in testimonial

Garden Walk to host match in honour of Ian Allen OBE

ARSENAL legend Perry Groves is just one of a number of memorable faces that will be turning out at Garden Walk next week for a testimonial match in honour of Ian Allen OBE.

The evening will see Royston Town Veteranss take on Steve Fallon’s All Stars in recognition of the 70-year-old Allen, who is a long-standing Royston Town Vets and a former manager of Royston Town ‘A’.

The match will kick off at 7.45pm at Garden Walk on Thursday, November 3, with a �1 charge on the gate. The bar will be open after the match for people to have a drink and a bite to eat. All money raised from the gate will go to a charity of Allen’s choice.

It promises to be an enjoyable night so try and get down there. Here is a list of the players in Steve Fallon’s All Stars, including former Tottenham Hotspur players Tony Galvin, Mark Falco and Gary Brookes:

Steve Fallon

Ian Harte

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Tony Galvin

Mark Falco

Gary Brookes

Darren Wood

Jamie Barker

Andy Beattie

Matt Mitchel king

Ian Cambridge

John Ellis

Paul Shadrack

James Saddington

Mick Coe

Nigel Childs

Ozzie Mintus

Shaun Harrington

Wayne Goddard

Chris Tovey

Lance Key


Matt Joseph

Andrew Jeffrey

Laurie Ryan

Guests appearing for Royston Town Vets are former Arsenal pair Groves and Tommy Robson.