Bay Olympic hosts Friends of Football’s latest movie night

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Bay Olympic are the latest Auckalnd club to join with Friends of Football to co-host a special screening of an award-winning football film.

The Bafta-winning Marvellous was screened for members of Auckland club Bay Olympic by Friends of Football on July 31.

Marvellous tells the true story of Neil ‘Nello’ Baldwin who became a key member of Stoke City’s backroom staff in the 1980s – and a club legend.

Played by actor Toby Jones, ‘Nello’ became a legend in English football. His story is inspiring and is proof that in football, anything is possible.

This movie has screened at the clubrooms of Takapuna AFC and Auckland United, receiving extremely positive responses from audiences.

  • Friends of Football want to hear from Auckland and Waikato clubs who would like to screen this movie for their members. Please email us for more details.