FOXBORO (CBS) – The New England Revolution will be adding a new player on Friday, and he’s sure to be a fan favorite.I-Team: Kids In Crisis Spend Weeks In Emergency Room Waiting For Mental Health Services
Suau’s family has used #WhyNotDevin on social media to spread awareness about Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG), hoping the six-year-old will become the first person to get a cure for the aggressive disease.
After Devin signs his contract to become an official member of the team, he and his family will tour the Revolution locker room, meet his new teammates and hold an introductory press conference.READ MORE: Worcester Businesses Hope WooSox Help Them Bounce Back From COVID Pandemic
The event is a part of the team’s Childhood Cancer Awareness Month activities.
On Saturday, Devin will be in attendance for the Revolution match versus Toronto FC. He’ll warm up with the team, and after the match will greet fans during the customary lap around the field.MORE NEWS: TD Garden Capacity Increases As Bruins Head Into Playoffs
Using the #WhyNotDevin campaign, the Suau family has exceeded their $250,000 fundraising goal.