Andre Ronneburg from Germany is visiting the Franklin area at the moment, and managed to call at Pukekohe to chat to the up and coming footballers in the area.
Andre has played professional football for many years at a club level in Germany and played international football in the German national team Under 15 and Under 17. He was a goalkeeper.
Last weekend he attended the game of the Pukekohe 9th Grade Representative team to give them encouragement.
Pukekohe won over Papatoetoe 5-3 and remain unbeaten for the season so far.
with Player of the Day, Josh Harris-Armstrong.
ABOVE: The grassroots Pukekohe football team were stoked to have met professional footballer,