Teams finalised for agency v marketers Highbury showdown

The Marketing Society has finalised the line-up for its agency versus marketers football match, taking place on 18 May.

The agency team, which is sponsored by Campaign, includes Billy Mawhinney (J. Walter Thompson), Ben Langdon (Euro RSCG London), Adam Leigh (Euro RSCG London), James Murphy (Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y&R), Dylan Williams (Grey), Garry Lace, Robert Senior (Fallon) and Jorian Murray (DDB London) among others.

The captain is Clemmow Hornby Inge's Johnny Hornby.

The marketers team, sponsored by Marketing and headed by Orange's Jeremy Dale, will include Marc Sands (The Guardian), Nick Smith (British Gas), Andy Duncan (BBC) and Ford Ennals (Universal Group). Mark Kleinman, a reporter on the Sunday Express, has been brought in as a ringer.

The match kicks off at Highbury Stadium at 4pm. Supporters should arrive at 3.30pm. There will be drinks and a charity auction held at the bar in the North Stand between 6pm and 8.30pm.

Auction prizes include a day's golf with Ben Langdon at Valderrama, two Virgin Upper Class tickets to New York and a box at Old Trafford with dinner for eight.

The nominated charity is the Arsenal Charitable Trust, for which the organisers are hoping to raise £10,000.


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