This is the moment a classful of Little Legends got to meet a living football legend.
Football mad kids from Campsbourne Primary School in Haringey, north London, were told they would be getting a very special substitute P.E. teacher for the day.
And WHAT a sub!
As the excited youngsters waited in anticipation to see who would take them for football lessons, in walked none other than former Tottenham and Liverpool captain, Jamie Redknapp – and the kids went wild - as you can see from this heartwarming video.
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The surprise event was all the more timely for the fact that Sky Sports presenter Jamie once skippered Spurs – the team that lost 2-0 to Chelsea in the fantastically contested Capital One Cup Final on March 1 at Wembley.
Jamie's visit was part of League Cup sponsor Capital One's Little Legends campaign to 'celebrate children's imaginations and the importance of quality family time'.
It kicked off the season with a competition to give mums or dads the chance to take up to five kids to any Round One Capital One Cup game for just £1.
Capital One also created a child–friendly stadium for Carlisle's game against Derby County.
And for the Wembley showdown, Capital One gave Little Legends a day they will remember for the rest of their lives when they joined the teams and match officials on the pitch.
• One lucky Little Legend carried the match ball onto the pitch prior to the Final.
• Six Little Legends became flag bearers on the pitch prior to the game.
• And three lucky Little Legends got to take a penalty and also to go in goal to save a penalty at half time.
• A choir of 30 children singing the National Anthem to all 89,294 attendees.
You can find out how Capital One are supporting your Little Legends for the rest of the season at capitalone.co.uk/legends
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