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9-year-old fan with cerebral palsy reacts after winning Everton Goal of the Month

George Shaw beat off competition from Ross Barkley, Kevin Mirallas and Aaron Lennon with a whopping 86% of the votes.

DURING THE HALF-time break of the Premier League meeting between Everton and Swansea at Goodison Park last month, nine-year-old George Shaw scored a special goal in front of the Gwlady’s Street End.

The Toffees fan, who has cerebral palsy, was a guest of Everton winger Gerard Deulofeu for the day and also got to meet a number of his heroes.

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That strike was nominated alongside the likes of Ross Barkley, Kevin Mirallas and Aaron Lennon for the club’s January Goal of the Month, and ran away with the award — picking up 86% of votes.

Everton Goal of the month Source: EvertonFC.com

Here’s an elated George receiving the news today. He has also been invited to attend the end of season awards evening.

Great stuff.

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