Manchester City coaches help grassroots game

Youngsters enjoyed a coaching session by Manchester City's academy coaches.
Youngsters enjoyed a coaching session by Manchester City's academy coaches.

Manchester City academy coaches visited Glasshoughton Welfare Juniors AFC on Saturday.

Children aged four to eight enjoyed the soccer coaching session.

Youngsters from Pontefract, Featherstone, Knottingley, Castleford, Ackworth, Glasshoughton and even one from Heckmondwike took part.

While helping the grassroots game, Manchester City’s coaches also had an eye out for future stars and as a result of Saturday’s session a few youngsters have been invited to attend a local academy development centre.