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COMMUNITY: O’s players join local children in basketball session

5 March 2018

George Elokobi, Josh Coulson and Macauley Bonne visited children taking part in the L&Q multi-sports sessions with Leyton Orient Trust during February half term.

The youngsters met the players and had the opportunity to ask them anything - which included questions about Leyton Orient, the team and what it’s like to be a professional footballer. Afterwards George, Josh and Macauley signed team photos and joined in with the basketball session.

James Court, Lead Development Coach, Leyton Orient Trust said: “A huge thanks to George, Josh and Macauley for taking time out of their busy schedules to meet, chat and play with the children - they were buzzing to meet them!”

Working with nine other football clubs across London, One Goal, funded by L&Q housing, is a sport and creative arts holiday programme aiming to use sport to involve, motivate and inspire young people across the city. The multi-sports sessions are free to attend for 5 – 21 year olds and take place during school holidays at the SCORE centre, Leyton and Loxford Leisure Centre, Redbridge.

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