Former Manchester City player backs high school team for national championship
PUBLISHED: 05:30 12 March 2020
CLAYDON HIGH SCHOOL
Former Manchester City player and now Needham Market Boss Kevin Horlock has backed a local futsal team as they fight for a national title.
The under 15s futsal team at Claydon High School look set to continue their rise to the top as they make their way to the FA Pokemon Youth Futsal Cup semi-finals in Kent - one step away from tasting glory at St George's Park.
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To get the boys ready for the big day, Marketmen manager Kevin Horlock - who made more than 200 professional appearances for Manchester City - visited the school to hold a training session alongside academy director Robert Pearce.
A school spokeswoman thanked Mr Horlock for giving up his time to train the team.
She added: 'The boys showed great skills and Kevin was very impressed with their attitude and work rate.'
The semi-finals take place at the Medway Park Sports Centre in Gillingham on March 18.
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