A day to remember for the kids from the Academy

The youngsters from the Paris Saint-Germain Academies Rio and Miami enjoyed the experience of a lifetime on Sunday when they got to meet their idols...
A day to remember for the kids from the Academy

It's a day they won't forget in a hurry! The kids from the Paris Saint-Germain Academies in Rio and Miami watched their heroes train at Barry University on Sunday afternoon.

A day to remember for the kids from the Academy

No sooner had the first team arrived on the pitch, then they came across to the budding footballers for a group photo. Then it was into the stands to watch coach Unai Emery take charge of training that included the return of Angel Di Maria to the squad.

A day to remember for the kids from the Academy

And once training was over, the players from the capital club – led by Presnel Kimpembe – were all smiles as they headed across to the youngsters to sign autographs and pose for selfies: "It's always a pleasure to see the kids. They cheers us on and we can put a smile on their faces," said the young France international defender. It was, without a doubt, an unforgettable moment for the Academicians.