Celtic ace to take part in Mitchell Cole benefit game

Charlie Griffin

Charlie Griffin - Credit: Archant

Gary Hooper joins the likes of Michael Bostwick and Charlie Griffin for May 7 match

Celtic striker Gary Hooper is the latest player to add his name to the line-up for the Mitchell Cole benefit game.

Hooper, who has been linked with a move to the Premier League this summer, played with Cole at both Southend United and Grays Athletic.

Four other players were announced today, all of whom are ex-Stevenage players: Charlie Griffin, Lawrie Wilson, Steve Guppy and Michael Bostwick.

They join the likes of former Boro players David Bridges and Peter Vincenti in agreeing to play in the game between a Stevenage XI and a Mitchell Cole XI, with the match set to take place on Tuesday, May 7 at The Lamex Stadium with a 7pm kick-off.