Revolution player Chad Barrett surprised the state champion Under-12 Dorchester soccer team Monday at Pope John Park.
Barrett and Papa Gino’s employees surprised the Team Force with a pizza party during their practice. Barrett signed autographs, fielded questions, and organized a shooting drill.
Susan Wadlington, a team parent who nominated Team Force, said in a press release, "I nominated this team because they all come from different backgrounds, attend different schools, but truly come together as a team on the soccer field."
Team Force won the state championship in June.
The Revolution and Papa Gino’s will surprise eight New England soccer teams and coaches with a number of prizes, including a personal appearance by a Revolution player, 50 tickets to a Revolution game, and Papa Gino’s pizza.
For more information on the “Play, Eat, Score” contest, click here.
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