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Feb
19

Alston and Videira visit Somerville

smallalstonRevolution newcomers Kevin Alston and Mike Videira visited the Winter Hill Community School in Somerville on Thursday afternoon, where they entertained a group of approximately 70 middle school students who are involved in a special academic program focused on mathematics.

After speaking briefly about the importance of education and the places that soccer has allowed them to travel, Kevin and Mike field a variety of questions from the students. Subjects ranged from soccer-related topics such as what it’s like playing in front of huge crowds and who their favorite players are, to more personal questions like favorite movies and foods.

Following the Q and A session, the group moved to the gym, where Kevin and Mike displayed a few tricks and even played an abbreviated game of soccer tennis with a couple of soccer-savvy students. When the games were over, every student present had the opportunity to get autographs and pictures with the guys … and I think it’s safe to say that they all took advantage of that opportunity.

Here are a few pictures from the day …

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Mike Videira and Kevin Alston speak to a group of middle school students at the Winter Hill Community School in Somerville on Thursday, Feb. 19.

 

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 Mike Videira gives some soccer tips to students at the Winter Hill Community School in Somerville

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Kevin Alston signs autographs for students at the Winter Hill Community School

2 comments

  1. renee says:

    i really love this picture and i was there that day during that time…

  2. brandon says:

    i was there and it was realy cool

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