See battling Bradley Lowery step on to the pitch with his proud dad

Brave Bradley Lowery warmed up for his big day like all professional athletes do.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 25th February 2017, 4:29 pm
Updated Wednesday, 1st March 2017, 8:37 am
Bradley Lowery today with proud dad Carl.
Bradley Lowery today with proud dad Carl.

As mascot for this afternoon's clash between his beloved Sunderland and Everton, cancer battler Bradley stepped out on to the pitch with dad Carl before his big moment with the players.

Just watch the reaction on the five-year-old Blackhall youngster's face as he soaked up the atmosphere before the Black Cats' 2-0 defeat at Goodison Park.

Bradley Lowery today with proud dad Carl.
Bradley Lowery
Bradley Lowery
Bradley Lowery today with proud dad Carl.
Bradley Lowery
Bradley Lowery