Lads lead out their country

Proud: Alex Shuttleworth

Proud: Alex Shuttleworth

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Two Lancashire lads have fulfilled a childhood dream by leading England’s football team out at Wembley stadium.

Seven-year-old Jude Lambert, from Leyland, and Alex Shuttleworth, 10, from Bamber Bridge, walked onto the hallowed turf as McDonald’s player escorts on Friday.

Alex Shuttleworth, 10, from Bamber Bridge, near Preston, with Theo Walcott, and seven-year-old  Jude Lambert, from Leyland, with Joe Hart, when they were player escorts for England in the 5-0 win over San Marino at Wembley
Alex Shuttleworth, 10, from Bamber Bridge, near Preston, with Theo Walcott, and seven-year-old Jude Lambert, from Leyland, with Joe Hart, when they were player escorts for England in the 5-0 win over San Marino at Wembley

And they were certainly lucky mascots as England ran out 5-0 winners over the European minnows San Marino in their third World Cup 2014 qualifying match.

 

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