Sunderland fan to lead Manchester United and Wigan stars out at Wembley

Arjun Cheema, aged ten, from Teal Farm, Washington who will walk out on the Wembley pitch as a player escort for the FA Community Shield match this weekend.

Arjun Cheema, aged ten, from Teal Farm, Washington who will walk out on the Wembley pitch as a player escort for the FA Community Shield match this weekend.

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EXCITED football fan Arjun Cheema is set to lead out a host of superstar players at Wembley.

The 10-year-old, from Teal Farm, Washington, will be a player escort at the FA Community Shield match between league champions Manchester United and FA Cup holders Wigan Athletic on Sunday.

The showpiece game will be played in front of tens of thousands of fans and millions of TV viewers.

Hill View School pupil Arjun won the chance to walk out alongside his sporting heroes after entering a national competition on the McDonald’s KickStart website.

“I can’t wait to walk out on to the pitch at Wembley,” said the Red Devils and Sunderland AFC fan.

“All my friends at school are going to watch the game and look out for me.”