FOOTBALL: Step out with your Northern Ireland hero at Euro 2016

Northern Ireland captain Steve Davis.
Northern Ireland captain Steve Davis.

McDonald’s ambassadors Pat Jennings, Ryan Giggs and Martin Keown have joined forces to launch a competition which will give kids the chance to win a once in a lifetime opportunity to become a McDonald’s Player Escort at UEFA EURO 2016.

So if your football mad youngster dreams of walking out with Steven Davis - then you have to enter this competition, and make their dreams come true!

The McDonald’s Player Escort programme gives young football fans an opportunity to be at the heart of the action at this year’s UEFA EURO 2016 Final including at the Northern Ireland v Germany match.

To be in with a chance of winning, McDonald’s is asking Northern Ireland parents to capture their child’s football passion, and upload images of them enjoying the beautiful game.

The competition is open to all children who will be aged between 6 and 10 years old on 10th June 2016.

Pat Jennings, said: “Everyone in Northern Ireland has been inspired by the boys in green reaching the UEFA EURO 2016 finals.”

The lucky winners will walk out hand-in-hand with their football idols at this summer’s tournament in France.

For more information, or to register a child for the opportunity to be a Player Escort at EURO 2016, visit or follow @BetterPlayUK on Twitter.