Aspiring young football stars have been given a boost, thanks to Bristol Street Motors Ford in Stoke.
The dealership has agreed a one year deal with Vale Juniors Under 13s, enabling the club to purchase new equipment to help with training sessions.
Tony Barry, who is a Service Manager at the George Eastham Avenue dealership is currently the Assistant Manager with the team and his 12 year old son Nathan is a centre forward. The sponsorship will provide stability for the team and allow them to progress.
Tony Barry, said: "I have been a Service Manager at Bristol Street Motors Ford Stoke for more than five years now and I really enjoy my job. In my spare time I assist in the management of the football team that my son plays for and the sponsorship has been a huge boost for the boys.
"I am extremely grateful to Bristol Street Motors for the sponsorship and support. The boys work hard in training each week and it is support like this is essential for their progression and success."
Darren Murray, General Manager at Bristol Street Motors Ford Stoke, said: "We are delighted to be sponsoring the Vale Juniors Under 13s and helping them develop their skills in a productive way.
"Sport is very important in bringing the local community together and Bristol Street Motors Ford Stoke appreciates the significance of supporting local organisations and recognises its role in giving something back to the area."
by: Rebecca Chaplin