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500 kids, 100 coaches, 18 sessions - Global Coaching in Hong Kong

Posted on 1 June 2017  - 13:00

Our Global Coaching team left an indelible mark on young footballers and coaches during our week in Hong Kong.

Michel Vorm, Vincent Janssen and Christian Eriksen at Kellet International SchoolOur Global Coaching team after a 'coach the coaches' session at Kitchee SCAnother session, this time at Harrow International School'That's Harry Kane!' Youngsters from Hong Kong FC with Harry, Kazaiah Sterling and coach Anton BlackwoodVincent Janssen with his group at Wah Yan CollegeVincent's penalty tips worked a treat!

Over the course of five days, Global Coaching (GC) taught over 500 youngsters 'the Spurs Way' and passed on their expertise to over 100 coaches in 'coach the coaches' sessions.

Global Coaching Manager Andy Rogers and coaches Anton Blackwood, Danny Hart and Danny Mitchell put together 18 sessions in that time, starting at Hong Kong FC on Monday and finishing with a special session for under-privileged kids with Mauricio Pochettino at Wah Yan College on Friday morning.

Below: Mauricio with Jesus Perez and Danny Hart at Wah Yan College

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These sessions provided moments youngsters and parents alike will never forget. The look on the childrens' faces when Harry Kane took a selfie of them alongside Victor Wanyama at Hong Kong FC, Vincent Janssen giving an impromptu penalty-taking clinic at Wah Yan College and of course, Mauricio, Jesus Perez, Toni Jimenez and Miguel D'Agostino providing their insight at the same event.

Below: A panoramic view of the event at Hong Kong FC, within Happy Valley Racecourse

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"We had a fantastic week in Hong Kong, coached over 500 kids and 100 coaches and the sheer enthusiasm from everyone was quite something," said Andy. "The feedback we've had has been superb and we all feel we've been able to make a difference in a short space of time."

Below: Andy Rogers coaches kids at Hong Kong FC

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