Eighteen children from Everton in the Community’s Youth Zone project enjoyed their first-ever matchday experience at Goodison Park on Tuesday.
The children, aged between seven and 19, were invited to attend the EFL Cup victory over Yeovil Town - and they cheered Toffees on to an emphatic 4-0 win under the Goodison floodlights.
Prior to kick-off, they sampled a fun-filled evening at the Matchday Hub where they got involved in football coaching, arts and crafts and a team work games.
The EitC Youth Zone takes place each week, offering children and young people in the local community the chance to play in a safe and nurturing environment.
Engaging in a range of team work games, sports, cooking sessions and arts and crafts, enabling them to be creative, express themselves and enhance skills, for their own personal and social development.
To find out more about EitC Youth Zone please contact Lara Hollingsworth via email on firstname.lastname@example.org