David Lean was abused by former football coach Barry Bennell when he was 12 and was one of the first to go to Police have keeping his secret for three decades.
One of the victims of the paedophile football coach Barry Bennell wants parents to open their eyes to the signs of grooming
David Lean was just 12 when he was sexually abused by Bennell and lived with the torture and torment for over 30 years
David said “I am a lot more comfortable with the professional game and the academy and the things that have been put in place but grass routes football is still a massive area where this could be taking place.
“It is just about opening their eyes and making people think is their an inappropriate relationship, is somebody spending to much time with a person and what are the reasons for that?
David is now running a series of talks for parents and those working with young people to help them identify the signs of abuse.