Michael Fuller from Surrey was Arsenal's mascot for the Premiership match against Portsmouth on 28 December, 2005.

The 12-year-old met the Arsenal squad before the match and led the team out at Highbury before having his picture taken with Thierry Henry.

Arsenal romped to a 4-0 win with goals from Dennis Bergkamp, Jose Antonio Reyes and Theirry Henry [2] all coming in the first half.

In his spare time Michael enjoys playing football, mountain biking and karting. His favourite players is Kolo Toure.

Ryan also revealed that he is a budding soccer star himself.

"Last season I was voted player's player of the year at my club and most improved player in my school team," said Michael.

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