Peter Crouch opens St Peter's Academy in Stoke

Stoke's Peter Crouch celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Tranmere during their League Cup match on September 25, 2013
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Premier League striker Peter Crouch officially opens new St Peter's Academy in Stoke.

Premier League striker Peter Crouch has left his football commitments behind momentarily to open a new academy in Stoke.

The Stoke City forward was asked to mark the opening of the St Peter's Academy's £32m building ahead of Sunday's league clash against Swansea City.

According to ITV News, the 32-year-old spoke to students at the academy before officially opening the new building.

The Potters are currently 17th in the league table.

Peter Crouch of Stoke City celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester United on October 26, 2013
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