Funeral of beloved Sheffield coach Steve Adams attracts hundreds

The funeral of a beloved Sheffield football coach has been held this afternoon, attracting hundreds of mourners.

Steve Adams died on 4 March at the age of 57, after being diagnosed with cancer in 2012.

The former Doncaster Rovers player retired from professional football in the 1980s and was well known around the city for his local community coaching work.

Adams was a prominent figure with the Sheffield Wednesday community programme and his own Tricky Wingers coaching business.

The Wednesday fan funeral was at Hutcliffe Wood crematorium.

His family have asked for a donation to Macmillan Palliative Care and the Derek Dooley academy.