Last night (26/03/2019) we presented one of our Life Members with an FA 50 Year Service Award
The Association last night presented John Mann with an FA 50 Year Award for his services to local football. John is a Life Member of the Nottinghamshire Football Association and started out in local football running a youth club playing in the local church league. He passed his referees exams in October 1966 and continued to run the club. He refereed in the Notts Youth League and finally made the Football League line in the 1980’s.
John has been Referees’ Secretary and League Secretary of the Notts Youth League and Secretary of the Spartan League. Until recently he has been a member of the Midland Amateur Alliance Committee and has continued to support the Notts FA as a Council Member and now Life Member.
John Mann Life Member of the Notts FA receiving his FA 50 Year Award from Chairman of Council Brian Hambidge and CEO Elaine Oram