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Barnaby’s special day

Posted on 11 December 2015  - 10:00

Spurs fan Barnaby Lister, 17, was diagnosed with cerebral palsy as baby, leaving him wheelchair-bound for life.

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But Barnaby has not let his disability prevent him from pursuing his dream of being involved in his favourite sport, football, and one day being a coach.

Upon hearing his inspirational story, Mauricio Pochettino was keen to meet Barnaby and offer some advice on how he could achieve his ultimate ambition.

The following video reveals what happened when Barnaby visited Hotspur Way…

 


Sunday’s game against Newcastle at the Lane is dedicated to Kick It Out, football’s equality and inclusion campaign.

As part of our ongoing support for Kick It Out, the Club has been celebrating UK Disability History Month (November 22-December 22), highlighting the lives and achievements of disabled people and promoting equality and inclusion for people with disabilities.

For more information, please visit: http://ukdhm.org/