Stratford opticians hop to it!
Specsavers is sponsoring the junior and grasshopper sections of the Stratford Town Football Club, for five -12 year olds.
The store announced that it is offering branded merchandise including tracksuits, shirts and pitch banners for the grasshoppers and juniors club of Stratford Town Football Club, as part of a main sponsorship deal. Store director Paul Griffiths went down to the club with the grasshoppers to see the team in their kits!
The grasshoppers Saturday sessions sees more than 50 children attend each week. Children can practise basic football and participate in friendly games on the 3G artificial pitch located at Knight’s Lane.
The juniors soccer schools take place at the stadium during school half terms on selected dates, teaching children the fundamentals of football.
Paul spoke of the sponsorship deal: ‘We are always keen to help out local sports clubs and organisations where possible.
We are delighted to be associated with Stratford Town Football Club and supporting their junior section and its grasshoppers coaching sessions.
You never know, we might be helping in some small way to unearth the England players of the future!'