GREAT Harwood Rovers Football Club Under 11s is hosting two fund raising football matches.

Great Harwood U11s will hold a dads v lads match between Whinney Hill Colts and a Select XI.

All proceeds will go to help a young girl called Matilda who suffers from batten disease.

Matches will be held at Lyndon House Playing Fields, Great Harwood from 1.30pm on Sunday, May 4.

The football matches will be followed by spud pie and a raffle.

“This is a fantastic cause,” said event organisers Shaun Nowell who wants as many people as possible to turn up and lend their support.