A FOOTBALL match is being held in memory of soccer players Luke Griffin and Nathan Smith.

Leonard Stanley AFC will play Slimbridge AFC at The New Lawn, Forest Green, on Thursday, May 9, at 7.30pm.

Nathan, 18, who played for the Golden Valley Rangers Football Club, died in a car crash in 2011 while Leonard Stanley player Luke, 21, died in Newquay in June.

Tickets are £5 (adults), £2 (under 16s), see www.leonardstanleyfc.co.uk