Nottingham Uni Women’s Football: Player Profiles

6th May 2011

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Goalkeepers

Name: Rachel Aldred
Course: Theology
Age: 20
Position: Goalkeeper
Highest level represented: Uni Football
Games this season: 14
Favourite player: Van der Sar
Favourite sports brand: Adidas
Favourite team: Brighton
Favourite film: The King’s Speech
Last downloaded track:
Dream sporting date: Iker Casillas
Biggest team joker: Sinead
Captain’s Comment: Great hands and controls her box, Fantastic kick which will prove useful on such a large pitch

Name: Kimberley Bates
Course: Envrionmental Management
Age: 23
Position: Bench warmer
Highest level represented: University
Games this season: 0
Favourite player: Helen King
Favourite sports brand: Nike
Favourite team: Bolton
Favourite film: X-Men
Last downloaded track: E.T
Dream sporting date: Aaron Ramsey/ Gianluigi Buffon
Biggest team joker: Stephanie Smith
Captain’s Comment: Fantastic reactions, quick off her line. Safe hands and a long kick
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Defence

Name: Helen King
Course: History
Age: 21
Position: centre back
Highest level represented: County
Games this season: 10
Favourite player: Kristina Maddox
Favourite sports brand: Nike
Favourite team: Spurs
Favourite film: Borat
Last downloaded track: ET Katy Perry
Dream sporting date: Beckham
Biggest team joker: Sinead King
Captain’s Comment: to the team. Organiser of defence, picks up everything and a great distributer

Name: Heather Taylor
Course: Geography
Age: 19
Position: Centre Back
Highest level represented: Played in South East Asian u18 competitions for my school.
Games this season: I played every game this season but my favourites were the League Cup final and our League game against Coventry.
Favourite player: Mathew Etherington
Favourite sports brand: Addidas
Favourite team: Stoke City
Favourite film: Aladdin
Last downloaded track: Adele –Someone like you
Dream sporting date: Wembley Fa Cup Final or World Cup Final
Biggest team joker: Shinny
Captain’s Comment: Works very well with Helen. Gets up for headers well and has a good vision for passing

Name: Georgina Tindell
Course: Medicine
Age: 19
Position: Centre Back
Highest level represented: Club
Games this season: 10
Favourite player: Ryan Giggs
Favourite sports brand: Adidas
Favourite team: Manchester United
Favourite film: Juno
Last downloaded track: MOPP – Dream About You
Dream sporting date: Jessica Ennis
Biggest team joker: Sinead
Captain’s Comment: Solid defender not afraid to put a tackle in

Name: Coral Brown
Course: Physiotherapy
Age: 20
Position: Right Back
Highest level represented: University 1st team
Games this season:
Favourite player: Steven Gerrard
Favourite sports brand: Adidas
Favourite team: NUWFC
Favourite film: White Chicks
Last downloaded track: LMAFO-Party Rock Anthem
Dream sporting date: Fernando Torres
Biggest team joker: Sinead
Captain’s Comment: Rapid and strong. Great communication on pitch, works well on the overlap

Name: Hannah Jones
Course: Geography
Age: 21
Position: Left back
Highest level represented: Nottingham Uni
Games this season: All of them
Favourite player: Ryan Giggs
Favourite sports brand: :-/ Topshop
Favourite team: Halifax Town
Favourite film: Beauty and the Beast
Last downloaded track: Black and Yellow
Dream sporting date: David Beckham
Biggest team joker: Sinead
Captain’s Comment: Also very quick. Can play anywhere but has pitted perfectly at LB this season. Cool-headed makes great decisions

Name: Fiona Molloy
Course: Medicine
Age: 21
Position: Right back
Highest level represented: University
Games this season: No idea ~10-15
Favourite player: George Best
Favourite sports brand: Pumarrr
Favourite team: NUMFC
Favourite film: The little mermaid
Last downloaded track: Katy Perry – ET
Dream sporting date: Ben Tschobotko – PNEFC
Biggest team joker: Samantha Conroy
Captain’s Comment: Doesn’t stop running, very talkative and a great motivator, her attitude spreads across the team

Name: Kate Rainbird
Course: Pharmacy
Age: 20
Position: Fullback
Highest level represented:Town/County
Games this season: Not sure!
Favourite player: Steven Gerrard
Favourite sports brand: Adidas
Favourite team: Liverpool FC
Favourite film: Taken
Last downloaded track: Girls who run the world – Beyonce
Dream sporting date: Cesc Fabregas mmmm!!!
Biggest team joker: Sinead King
Captain’s Comment: Strong FB who never gives in. Good distributer of the ball
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Midfield

Name: Suzanne Maton
Course: Medicine
Age: 19
Position: Left Midfield
Highest level represented: County (Middlesex)
Games this season: 15
Favourite player: Paul Scholes
Favourite sports brand: Nike
Favourite team: Manchester United / Nottingham University Women’s Football Club
Favourite film: Toy Story 2
Last downloaded track: Open Arms- Elbow
Dream sporting date: Aaron Ramsey
Biggest team joker: Sinead King
Captain’s Comment: player. Brilliant headerer of the ball. Greater winner of the ball

Name: Ellie Sakata
Course: Psychology
Age: 19
Position: Left Mid
Highest level represented: Sunday league, NUWFC 1sts
Games this season: no idea, most.
Favourite player: Gareth Bale
Favourite sports brand: Nike
Favourite team: NUWFC
Favourite film:
Last downloaded track: Pitbull – Give me Everything (feat Ne-Yo, Afrojack and Nayer)
Dream sporting date: Aaron Ramsey
Biggest team joker: Shinny (Sinead)
Captain’s Comment: Great vision to cross the ball. Fantastic work rate and great support for CM

Name: Sinead King
Course: Psychology
Age: 19
Position: Right Midfield
Highest level represented: Chelsea FC
Games this season: All
Favourite player: Adel Taarabt! Or George Best
Favourite sports brand: Adidas
Favourite team: Queens Park Rangers
Favourite film: Gladiator maybe?
Last downloaded track: Wicked – Defying Gravity!
Dream sporting date: David Beckham
Biggest team joker: Sammy, but that doesn’t mean she’s funny…
Captain’s Comment: Fast, great positional player with a great finish. Although we’ll be lucky if she makes it in time for KO

Name: Sammy Conroy
Course: Medicine
Age: 19
Position: Centre Midfield
Highest level represented: Leeds United Ladies Reserves
Games this season: Played all
Favourite player: Gareth Bale
Favourite sports brand: Nike
Favourite team: Middlesbrough
Favourite film: Inception
Last downloaded track: Oh Land – Sun of a Gun
Dream sporting date: Jamie Redknapp
Biggest team joker: Sinead King
Captain’s Comment: Another asset. Hard tackler and fighter in the midfield. Fantastic vision, distribution and shooting abilities

Name: Tara Mani Lundie
Course: Economics with Chinese Studies
Age: 19
Position: Centre Midfield
Highest level represented: 1st team
Games this season: All
Favourite player: Thierry Henry
Favourite sports brand: Nike
Favourite team: Arsenal
Favourite film: The Day After Tomorrow
Last downloaded track: Bruno Mars – The Lazy Song
Dream sporting date: Cesc Fabregas
Biggest team joker: Shinny shin shin
Captain’s Comment: Does her job perfectly. Clears anything in her area before it reaches the defence and is a great supporter for the midfield
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Strikers

Name: Anna Mawston
Course: Animal science
Age: 21
Position: Striker
Highest level represented: County
Games this season: ALL
Favourite player: Giggs
Favourite sports brand: Nike
Favourite team: Middlesbrough
Favourite film: Pirates of the Caribbean
Last downloaded track: Adele 21
Dream sporting date: ?
Biggest team joker: Sinead
Captain’s Comment: Fantastic work rate, chases everything. Holds the ball very well and a great finisher.

Name: Hannah Coleman
Course: Serbian and East European Studies
Age: 23
Position: Striker/Left Wing
Highest level represented: Gauteng Province, South Africa
Games this season: 10
Favourite player: Ryan Giggs
Favourite sports brand: Adidas
Favourite team: Manchester United / FK Željezničar
Favourite film: Mean Streets
Last downloaded track: The Way Young Lovers Do by Van Morrison
Dream sporting date: Last day of The Ashes at the Oval (with England winning the tie-breaker)
Biggest team joker: Sammy Conroy or Kristina Maddocks
Captain’s Comments: Another very hard worker, great at holding up the ball and laying off. Gets in very good positions
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