Young soccer stars Cain Murray, Adam McLaughlin and Sean Lockhart enjoy the Ryan McBride Summer Soccer Academy at Brandywell Stadium. (Photos: Jim McCafferty Photography)

PHOTO SPECIAL: 22 pics from the Ryan McBride Summer Soccer Academy

The emphasis was on fun, friendship and of football at this week's highly successful Ryan McBride Summer Soccer Academy at the Brandywell Stadium.

Kids from as young as three were put through their paces by qualified coaches across numerous drill and exercises designed to ensure smiles were the end result of an event that continues to grow annually. Here are a few of the defining images from the week, all supplied by Jim McCafferty Photography.....

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