Team GB and Arsenal Ladies stars Steph Houghton and Ellen White paid a visit to Whitings Hill School, Barnet, ahead of The 2012 FA WSL Continental Cup Final on Wednesday 10th October, kick off 7.00pm, at the Underhill Stadium, Barnet FC.
The Ladies conducted a Q&A with 300 pupils before hosting coaching sessions with a further 60 youngsters, signing autographs and posing for pictures.
The visit came ahead of next week’s crucial cup final at Underhill where the Gunners, who lifted the Women's Super League trophy last week, will be looking to secure a domestic double.
White said: “We were delighted to attend Whitings Hill School. All the children were very enthusiastic about football and very excited to meet women footballers. We hope we can motivate these kids to play football and also support us at The Continental Cup Final on Wednesday.”
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