VIDEO: Junior Gers’ fundraising push for trip to Barcelona

Carrick Rangers’ Under-11s are planning a football trip of a lifetime, swapping the humble surrounds of Taylor’s Avenue for the magnificence of Barcelona’s Nou Camp.

This Easter the talented junior Gers - some of whom are on the radars of Manchester United and Liverpool - are hoping to jet 1,500 miles to soak up the mesmerising magic of Messi and co. at the home of the La Liga champions.

Carrick Rangers' 2005s are planning a trip to Barcelona in March.

Carrick Rangers' 2005s are planning a trip to Barcelona in March.

As part of a five-day tour, the lads are aiming get the chance to measure their tiki-taka skills against a Barca academy squad in the Catalan capital.

The team have been fundraising for the trip but they still need help to finance the trip. More details can be found at https://www.gofundme.com/coltsgotobarca