Youngsters on the spot to help raise cash for charity

Young footballers put themselves on the spot to raise cash for a good cause with a marathon penalty shootout.

Footie 4 Fun organised the sessions in Leverstock Green, with more than 30 young penalty takers aiming to hit the net and scoring nearly 200 goals between them.

Footie 4 Fun at Leverstock Green

Footie 4 Fun at Leverstock Green

Organiser Denise Mills said: “Everyone who attended had an enjoyable afternoon and lots of fun.”

Finley Smart, aged five, scored an impressive 10 out of 10 while Alfie Pagani, also five, raised £110 towards the £500 charity total for the Clic Sargent children’s cancer charity.

Ollie Webster, aged four, netted a £90 contribution.

Footie 4 Fun has places available for courses starting in September for boys and girls aged between four and eight – find out more at