icon_corner icon_start_stop icon_start_stop icon_start_stop icon_post icon_miss icon_save icon_card_red icon_save icon_start_stop icon_sub icon_card_yellow accessibility icon account-off icon account-on icon arrow-left icon arrow-right icon attack icon chevron-down icon chevron-left icon chevron-right icon chevron-up icon Combined Shape Created with Sketch. cross icon defence icon icon_disallowed_goal email icon facebook icon giphy icon google icon instagram icon linkedin icon lock icon messenger icon padlock icon Svg Vector Icons : http://www.onlinewebfonts.com/icon Panel Created with Sketch. Pattern Created with Sketch. pinterest icon Icon_PlayButton Created with Sketch. plus-thin icon plus icon Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. search icon soundcloud icon sub-in icon sub-out icon tweet icon twitter icon icon_user__out icon_user_out vimeo icon whatsapp icon icon_start_stop youtube icon

Sign In

Register using your Facebook, Gmail or Twitter account.
Sign in
Forgotten your password?

Community

Solanke and Brooks support Ability Counts

AFC Bournemouth AFC Bournemouth

AFC Bournemouth duo David Brooks and Dominic Solanke were on hand to provide a memorable half-term session to over 35 children.

Both Brooks and Solanke gave up their time to go to Littledown Centre to help the Cherries’ Community Sports Trust deliver their Ability Counts programme, which sees weekly activities cater for more than 100 children and adults with physical / learning disabilities.

The pair of internationals helped coach the children on their dribbling and ball control, as well as take part in small-sided games afterwards.

The Cherries squad members then answered a Q&A as well as posing for photographs and autographs much to the delight of the Ability Counts participants.

Welsh international Brooks said: “It’s brilliant that the club put on these sessions to help children in the local community.

“Dominic and I came down to show our support and luckily we were able to get involved in a great project, we were pleased to come and be a part of it.

Solanke added: “When you see the smiles on the kid’s faces it’s really nice.

“We also answered some questions which we’re happy to do and hopefully we gave them some answers to the questions they wanted!”

/media/29165/dsc_0331.jpg
Play video

Community

Brooks and Solanke visit Ability Counts

Breaking News

Dismiss