Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Club Photo Day Puts a Smile on Brave Youngsters' Faces

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Club Photo Day Puts a Smile on Brave Youngsters' Faces

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A GROUP of seriously ill children spent the day with their Manchester City heroes - even starring in the club photo.

The six Blues-mad kids, who are all receiving ongoing treatment for a range of life-threatening illnesses, were special guests when the squad posed for their annual team picture.

The youngsters, aged between nine and 14 and all patients at Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, were even given their own kit, and got to meet Pep Guardiola, his players, and the City women's team.

Adam Finch, nine, from Stockport, is undergoing treatment for a brain tumour and was given pride of place next to Nolito in the picture.

Adam's mum Clare said: "He had the most wonderful day, so I'd like to thank everyone at Manchester City for helping make his dreams come true. …

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