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Youngsters from Down Syndrome Liverpool’s Saturday morning coaching sessions were treated to a special training session at Finch Farm today (12 March 2013).

The youngsters were trained by Everton in the Community’s disability coaching team under the watchful eye of Everton defender Sylvain Distin who visited the session and gave expert advice.

The youngsters enjoyed an hour long session at the training complex in Halewood, at the end of the session Distin surprised them with complimentary tickets for Everton’s match against Stoke later this month were the children will appear on the pitch at half time and run through the training drills they experienced at Finch Farm.

You can view a short video of the youngster with Sylvain Distin here.