Spec saver James is a class act in goal

KID keeper James Powley is renowned for his eye-catching displays.The nine-year-old consistently makes light of having to wear glasses all the time.He plays for Ipswich Mavericks in the Ipswich Town Community Youth Football League.

By Mel Henderson

KID keeper James Powley is renowned for his eye-catching displays.

The nine-year-old consistently makes light of having to wear glasses all the time.

He plays for Ipswich Mavericks in the Ipswich Town Community Youth Football League.


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In the season just ended he conceded fewer goals than any other keeper in the under-9 section.

The Springfield Junior School pupil could be in even more dazzling form next season after taking delivery of the very latest hi-tech glasses.

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