YOUNG Black Cats fans can improve their football skills this half-term.
Coaching sessions for boys and girls aged between five to 14 are being held in Sunderland and Durham during the October holidays.
The SAFC Foundation is also offering parents who book children on a one or two day coaching course the chance to buy two tickets – one adult and one child – for the Sunderland versus Fulham game for £20.
The match takes place at the Stadium of Light on November 19.
Coaching will be held at Goals Soccer Centre at City of Sunderland College, in Durham Road, on October 27 and 28.
Making Moves disability coaching sessions will be held at the Crowtree Indoor Academy, in the city centre, including Pan Disability and Down’s syndrome multi-sports, on October 24 and 25.
Coaching will also be held at Durham Gilesgate Sports College on October 24 and 25 and at Belmont Community College on October 27 and 28.
Places must be pre-booked, tel. 551 5191.