The manager of the Non-League Challenge legends team will be vastly experience Peter Reid.
Reid began his managerial career with Manchester City as a player/manager, before going back into full time playing. It was 2 years later that he moved into full time management, spending 7 years at Sunderland, enjoying promotion to the premier league twice in this spell. Reid also spent a year as England u21 manager while in charge at Sunderland.
He then moved on to Leeds, where helped them avoid relegation from the top flight. This was his last action as a manager in the premier league, he has since had a short spell at Coventry and Plymouth, managed Thailand national team to T&T Cup success, and most recently was in charge of Mumbai City in the Indian Super League.
Reid also spent time at Stoke as assistant to Tony Pulis.
Reid will be leading the legends team on Sunday 30th July at Steel Park and will have players including Eidur Gudjohnson, Chris Waddle, Stan Petrov and Emile Heskey among others at his disposal.
To secure your tickets for this momentus day at Steel Park, please visit https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/event/EMEFEM
Updated 09:35 - 24 Jul 2017 by James McCafferty