MOTORPOINT ARENA TO HOST HALL OF FAME FOOTBALL CELEBRATION

MOTORPOINT ARENA TO HOST HALL OF FAME FOOTBALL CELEBRATION

The City of Nottingham will host a celebration of football to mark the induction of Nottingham Forest’s European Cup winners and Notts County into Manchester’s National Football Museum Hall of Fame. With tickets available now.

Footballing heroes from the past and present will join together on November 3rd at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham as the Nottingham Forest European Cup winning squads and the oldest professional football club in the world, Notts County, take their rightful place amongst the world’s football elite.

Over 3,000 football fans and enthusiasts are expected to attend the gala event, which is hosted by Nottingham City Council, and celebrate Nottingham’s status as the City of Football.

Nottingham Forest’s very own “Picasso of Football”, John Robertson, will be among the list of star names in attendance as he receives an individual induction into the Hall of Fame.

Fans will get the chance to meet the stars from past and present as they share their favourite goals and moments from Nottingham’s rich footballing history as well as looking forward to the future of football in the City and the achievements of the Nottingham City of Football project. The event will also feature live music and films, further details will be announced over the coming weeks.

John McGovern, Nottingham Forest double European Cup winning captain, commented; “It is an incredible honour for us to be inducted into the National Football Museum Hall of Fame and we are grateful to Nottingham City Council for helping us to share this fantastic event with the people of Nottingham.”

Tickets for A Night with Nottingham’s Hall of Fame Heroes are on sale now  https://www.motorpointarenanottingham.com/online/halloffame