Match attended: Birmingham City v Huddersfield Town
Date: Saturday 29th April 2017
Mascot names: Codi Joe and Lexi Leigh
Ages: Codi Joe – 10
Lexi Leigh – 13
Nominated to Free Kicks by: Debbie, the children’s grandmother. Their dad, Joey, used to play for Birmingham City but has been left paralysed after a terrible accident. We arranged for them to be team mascots and the following week the football club held a charity match to raise funds for the family.
Match score: 2-0 to Birmingham City
Our thanks to: Sam Taylor and all at Birmingham City FC
more pictures here
Match attended: Liverpool v Plymouth Argyle FA Cup 3rd Round
Date: Sunday 8th January 2017
Mascot name: Stephen
Nominated to Free Kicks by: Sam Collins – Clic Sargent, Birmingham
Actual score: 0.0
Our thanks to: Sam Collins for nominating Stephen for this day out at Anfield.
Match attended: Peterborough United v Bristol Rovers
Date: Saturday 22nd April 2017
Mascot names: Joshua, Alfie and Tylar
Ages: Joshua – 11
Alfie – 9
Tylar – 7
Favourite Players: Joshua – Craig Mackail-Smith
Alfie – Tom Nichols
Tylar – Mark Tyler
Nominated to Free Kicks by: Joshua was chosen by Jo Ruff from the Sue Ryder Bereavement Care team, whilst both Alfie and Tylar were nominated by family and friends.
Match score: 4-2 to the Posh
Our thanks to:Jo Ruff, Simon Morby and all at Peterborough United
Pictures courtesy of Joe Dent, PUFC
Match attended: Reading FC v Rotherham United
Date: Monday 17th April 2017
Mascot names: Kye and Callum
Ages: Kye – 6
Callum – 5
Favourite Players: The boys’ loved all the players!
Nominated to Free Kicks by: Alice Hassall and Rhys who are good friends of Free Kicks.
Match score: 2-1 to Reading
Our thanks to: Alice for nominating the boys as well as Gill Jacob and all at Reading FC.
Match attended: Stoke City v Hull City
Date: Saturday 15th April 2017
Mascot name: Oliver
Age: It was Oliver’s 7th birthday on the day of the game and his mum, Emma, said that he had the best birthday ever!
Favourite Players: Peter Crouch
Nominated to Free Kicks by: Chrissy Andrews from Clic Sargent at Birmingham Children’s Hospital.
Actual score: 3-1 Stoke City
Our thanks to: Chrissy Andrews for nominating Oliver as well as Tracy Burrows and all at Stoke City FC.