Watch the video below to see how the children got on
EIGHT lucky primary school pupils were given a matchday VIP experience to remember on Albion Cares Day.
The children, all from local schools, enjoyed a behind-the-scenes tour of the training ground, met Tony Pulis and the club's first-team squad at The Hawthorns, went on stage in the Fanzone and even played on the pitch at half-time in last weekend's home clash against Southampton.
It was all part of the Premier League's Primary Stars initiative, which aims to inspire children - aged 5-11 - to learn, be active and develop important life skills in the classroom, the playground and on the sports field.
The Albion Foundation have so far worked with 88 different primary schools on this initiative and have already recognised some stars of their own.
The eight lucky children, who were chosen from over 5,000 pupils, were:
Ashley from Glebefields Primary School, Tipton
Ashton from Ocker Hill Academy, Tipton
Luke from Tividale Community Primary School, Tividale
Marshall from Galton Valley Primary School, Smethwick
Mckenzie from Moat Farm Junior School Trust, Oldbury
Join in with the excitement of match day from the comfort of your own screen. The Albion crowd is arriving and the big game starts soon. It’s not too late to take your seat and get a Match Pass to watch all the action live and it only costs ##MP_PRICE##.
Interested in West Bromwich Albion v Birmingham City?
It’s not long before the Baggies kick off. If you couldn’t make the game but still want to follow the live action then it’s not too late. Don’t miss out and enjoy every single minute for only ##MP_PRICE## with one of our Match Passes. Book your ticket before the ref blows the whistle.
It’s a big game today and you’d probably like to be standing in the stands right now waiting for the teams to arrive. We’ve got the next best thing. You can watch all the live action from West Bromwich Albion v Birmingham City with one of our Match Passes. They only cost ##MP_PRICE## for the best view in the stadium.