Next Match:

VfL Wolfsburg (A) Thu 27 Nov 2014, 18:00, Europa League

Young Fan Set For Goodison Debut

by Matthew Gamble @efc_mattgamble

Everton v QPR
Tickets on general sale now. To buy, click here or call 0871 663 18780871 663 1878.
Alternatively, visit the Goodison Park Box Office, Everton Two or TicketQuarter.

Sunday's game against Spurs will mark the Goodison Park debut of 14-year-old fan Ryan Atkinson.

Everton's exciting start to the season has inspired the teenager from Runcorn to get his dad to take him to this weekend's match.

Ryan, whose ticket cost just £20, will be accompanied to Sunday's fixture by his dad, Craig.

"I chose to go to this game as Spurs will represent a good challenge to the mighty Blues who have started off the season so well," explained Craig.

"I want to start attending as many games as possible having followed Everton from as early as I remember."

"I first went to Goodison on a tour with my uncle and really enjoyed it - but I can’t wait to see it on a matchday with a full crowd.

"I’m going with my dad, Craig, this Sunday, and hopefully it will be the first of many to come."

As well as watching the game itself, Ryan is keen to sample the pre-match activities available in the Fan Zone, which on Sunday will include the usual competitions and giveaways as well as a special appearance by participants in Everton in the Community's ground-breaking Inside Right programme which helps former servicemen and women.

He continued: "We will definitely be going to the Fan Zone on Sunday before kick-off, I’ve heard really good things about it from my friends and family about all the activity that goes on, it really gets you in the mood for the match."

Ryan's favourite player is Leighton Baines and he's hoping the flying left-back can inspire the Blues to another home victory.

"I’m expecting Everton to continue playing good attractive style of football which we’ve done superbly since the arrival of Martinez," he added. "I’m going for a hard-fought 2-1 win for Everton."

There's still time for you to join Ryan at Goodison this weekend, although there is now limited availability. Call 0871 663 1878* or click here to secure your seat.

If you want to share your Everton supporting stories with us, get in touch via our Twitter page.

Related Tags

evertontv

View More
  • Graham Stuart's Verdict
    0
  • Everton 2-1 West Ham - 3 Minute Highlights
    0
  • Distin: A Deserved Win
    0
  • Roberto's Reaction
    2
  • Ossie Reaches 400 Games
    0
  • Lukaku's Pre-Match Thoughts
    0

EvertonLive

View More