Jack Grealish had an encounter with a young fan that left her in tears of joy.
The Manchester City player stopped to greet fans on his way to Ethihad Stadium on Saturday shortly before his match against Fulham F.C.
Grealish shared a touching moment with young fan, Abbie Pinder. He knelt down to embrace Pinder from her wheelchair and gave the star struck fan an autographed jersey.
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The kind moment was captured on video and shared via his Premier League on Twitter the following day. “What it’s all about @JackGrealish!” the team tweeted alongside the video.
The video received overwhelming positive response on social media.
One fan said: “This is such a beautiful moment.”
Another praised: “Fans already know that this is standard Jack Grealish. Always has time for his fans, loves to make a fuss of them. He has a heart of gold too.”
Jack Grealish put into words his love for the sport and his supporters, “It makes me so happy and proud when I hear the crowd singing my name. It could be too much pressure for some people but I just want to repay that. I always try and play with a smile on my face because I’m doing what I love,” he said.