Meet the players: Stefan Martin

In the latest instalment of Meet the Players, we met up with Stefan Martin. Stefan has been a regular in the Newry City AFC reserve team this season and has been included in the senior squad on a number of occasions also. He is equally at home at centre half or centre midfield and is certainly one to watch for the future.

Name: Stefan Martin.stefan2

Age: 18.

Occupation: Steel worker.

Previous Clubs:  Damolly.

Honours: A few Norman brown cups is about the height of it!

Footballing Hero: Gazza, different class!

What are your interests outside of football? Socialising with my mates and watching all kinds of sport, including cricket. Also women!

If you could take 3 celebrities to dinner who would they be and why? Ally McCoist because he’s a legend, Floyd Mayweather because he’s the greatest boxer alive (hopefully he would buy it) and finally Gazza because he’s a hero of mine & he would also be a laugh!

What is the best ground you have played in? The Showgrounds!

What would you like to achieve by the time you hang up your boots? To play for Newry City in the Irish Premier League!

Who is the joker of the team? Neil Barr, Niall Crilly and Ian Curran!

Who is the best at training? Davy Anderson.

Who is the worst at training? Joel Annett! (Sorry mate)

Who has the worst dress sense? Cricky (Chris Smyth), because of all that Liverpool gear he wears!

One song that gets you pumped up for a match? Eminem – lose yourself.

Who is the best player you have ever played with? Jason Martin!

What one word would best describes you as a footballer? Committed.

And finally…a word for the fans? Absolutely different class!