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Academy First-Year Scholars

16 September 2015





Name: Arron Murphy
DOB: 19.09.1998
Birthplace: Barnsley
Position: Goalkeeper
Nickname: Azza
Boots: Adidas Ace
Previous Clubs: Sheffield Wednesday
Favourite Player: Hugo Lloris
Favourite Film: Kes
Favourite TV Show: Celebrity Juice
Favourite Music: Any
Best goal ever seen: Charlie Adam versus Chelsea 
Ambition: To become a professional footballer
Favourite football-related memory: Playing in California and Austria



Name: Louis Wardle
DOB: 29.03.1999
Birthplace: Barnsley
Position: Right-back
Nickname: Chunk
Boots: Adidas X's
Previous Clubs: None
Favourite Player: Santi Cazorla
Favourite Film: Kevin & Perry Go Large
Favourite TV Show: Any
Favourite Music: Reggae
Best goal ever seen: Arsenal's team goal versus Norwich
Ambition: To play professional
Favourite football-related memory: Scoring in Youth Cup


Name: Adam Lund
DOB: 31.10.1998
Birthplace: Selby
Position: Centre-back/centre-mid
Nickname: Lundy
Boots: Tempos
Previous Clubs: Leeds Utd 
Favourite Player: John Terry
Favourite Film: 21 Jump Street
Favourite TV Show: Hollyoaks
Favourite Music: Charts/House
Best goal ever seen: Beckham's free-kick versus Greece
Ambition: To be a pro footballer
Favourite football-related memory: Signing my Barnsley scholarship


Name: Mohamed Saeed
DOB: 11/11/1998
Birthplace: Yemen
Position: Left-wing
Nickname: Mo
Boots: Adidas
Previous Clubs: Sheffield Wednesday
Favourite Player: Lionel Messi
Favourite Film: Fast & Furious 7
Favourite TV Show: Match of the Day
Favourite Music: House/R 'n' B
Best goal ever seen: Steven Gerrard versus Middlesbrough
Ambition: To be a professional footballer
Favourite football-related memory: Signing my scholarship at Barnsley


Name: William Smith
DOB: 04.11.1998
Birthplace: Leeds
Position: Centre-back/defensive mid
Nickname: Will
Boots: Nike Magista/Adidas X's
Previous Clubs: None
Favourite Player: Sergio Busquets
Favourite Film: Ali G in da House
Favourite TV Show: Geordie Shore
Favourite Music: Pop
Best goal ever seen: Ronaldo versus Porto 
Ambition: Become a pro footballer and reach the top level
Favourite football-related memory: Signing my scholarship and scoring during trial

Name: Shamaul Bertie
DOB: 25.02.1999
Birthplace: Leeds
Position: Left-wing
Nickname: Sham
Boots: Adidas X's
Previous Clubs: None
Favourite Player: Ronaldo
Favourite Film: Straight Outta Compton
Favourite TV Show: None
Favourite Music: Reggae
Best goal ever seen: Ronaldo versus Porto
Ambition: To be playing first-team football
Favourite football-related memory: Playing a school match with friends


Name: Philroy Peters
DOB: 11/11/1998
Birthplace: Sheffield
Position: Center-back
Nickname: Badman/Tilroy
Boots: Hypervenom
Previous Clubs: Handsworth
Favourite Player: John Terry
Favourite Film: Fast & Furious 5
Favourite TV Show: Arrow
Favourite Music: Grime/R 'n' B
Best goal ever seen: Crouch v Man City
Ambition: Become a professional footballer
Favourite football-related memory: Watching Chelsea win the Premier League







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