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Academy Player Profiles

Posted: Tue 31 Jul 2012

A profile of the Rotherham United Academy Players 2014/15...

Yates 200


Name: Jerry Yates
Date of Birth: 10/11/96
Position: Forward
Nationality: British
Hometown: Doncaster

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Alex Revell

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Grandad

Favourites…

Music… R n B, Reggae

Food… Nando’s

Place… Doncaster

Stadium… Wembley

TV Show… Prison break

Film… Troy/Gladiator

Gibson 200

Name: Luke Gibson
Date of Birth: 28/10/96
Position: Right Back
Nationality: British
Hometown: Rotherham

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
James Tavernier

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Grandad

Favourites…

Music… R n B (Drake)

Food… Nando’s

Place… Rio

Stadium… Wembley

TV Show… Prison break

Film… Wolf of Wall Street

Fenton 200

Name: Jake Fenton
Date of Birth: 26/02/97
Position: Centre Midfield
Nationality: British
Hometown: Sunderland

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Lee Cattermole

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Dad

Favourites…

Music… House/Dance

Food… Chicken pasta

Place… New York

Stadium… Stadium of Light

TV Show… Suits/Prison break

Film… Fast and Furious

Warren 200

Name: Mason Warren
Date of Birth: 28/03/97
Position: Left back/Left wing
Nationality: British
Hometown: Doncaster

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Rob Milsom

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
Mum and Dad

Favourites…

Music… Hip Hop

Food… Indian

Place… New York

Stadium… Wembley

TV Show… Storage Hunters

Film… Happy Gilmore

Muskwe 200

Name: Kuda Muskwe
Date of Birth: 17/09/97
Position: Forward
Nationality: Zimbabwean
Hometown: Leicester

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Christian Benteke

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
Dad

Favourites…

Music… Hip Hop

Food… BBQ ribs

Place… South Africa

Stadium… Old Trafford

TV Show… Vampire Diaries

Film… Bad Boys 1 and 2

Shelley 200

Name: Charlie Shelley
Date of Birth: 26/03/98
Position: Full back
Nationality: British
Hometown: Staffordshire

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Scott Golbourne

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Dad

Favourites…

Music… Hip Hop/R n B

Food… Pasta

Place… Australia

Stadium… Molineux

TV Show… League of Their Own

Film… Rush Hour

Bailey-King 200

Name: Darnelle Bailey-King
Date of Birth: 17/10/97
Position: Winger
Nationality: British
Hometown: Brixton, London

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Junior Hoilett

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
Mum, Dad and God

Favourites…

Music… R n B, Rap. (Drake & Trey Songz)

Food… West Indian/Carribean

Place… Rio

Stadium… White Hart Lane

TV Show… Misfits

Film… Purge

Denton 200

Name: Peter Denton
Date of Birth: 22/12/96
Position: Goalkeeper
Nationality: British
Hometown: Milton Keynes

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Brian Jenson (when he was at Burnley in the Premier League)

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Dad has always come along to watch and support me.

Favourites…

Music… I like a variety, no particular favourite

Food… Chicken Korma

Place… Dubai

Stadium… Stadium: MK

TV Show… Prison Break

Film… Citizen Kane

Norfolk 200

Name: Andy Norfolk
Date of Birth: 05/04/97
Position: Striker
Nationality: British
Hometown: Hull

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Adam Le Fondre

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
Mum and Dad

Favourites…

Music… House/ R n B

Food… Chicken/Steak

Place… Dubai

Stadium… KC Stadium

TV Show… Prison Break/Suits

Film… Fast and the Furious

Wiles 200

Name: Alex Wiles
Date of Birth: 07/11/96
Position: Centre Midfield
Nationality: British
Hometown: Rotherham

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Michael O’Connor

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Mum and Grandad

Favourites…

Music… House/R n B

Food… Gammon

Place… Florida

Stadium… Camp Nou

TV Show… Prison Break

Film… Law Abiding Citizen

Peace-McDonald 200

Name: Bradley Peace-McDonald
Date of Birth: 17/12/97
Position: Centre Back
Nationality: British
Hometown: Mansfield

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Chris Morgan

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Dad

Favourites…

Music… R n B/Hip Hop (Drake)

Food… Spaghetti Carbonara

Place… California

Stadium… San Siro

TV Show… Soccer AM

Film… Wolf of Wall Street

Johnson 200

Name: Adam Johnson
Date of Birth: 04/10/96
Position: Forward
Nationality: British
Hometown: Sheffield

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Alex Revell

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Mum and Dad

Favourites…

Music… Rave/Hip Hop (Drake)

Food… Rump Steak

Place… New York

Stadium… Bramall Lane

TV Show… Soccer AM

Film… Fast and Furious 6

Potts 200

Name: Brandon Potts
Date of Birth: 07/10/97
Position: Centre Midfield
Nationality: British
Hometown: Sheffield

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Lee Frecklington

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Grandad because he inspires me

Favourites…

Music… Hip Hop/Rap (Drake)

Food… Frankie and Benny’s

Place… Tenerife

Stadium… Wembley

TV Show… Geordie Shore

Film… Wolf of Wall Street

Rose 200

Name: Thomas Rose
Date of Birth: 9/3/98
Position: Left back/centre back
Nationality: British
Hometown: Telford

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Ciaran Clark

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Mum and Dad.

Favourites…

Music… R n B/House

Food… Chicken pasta

Place… Qatar

Stadium… Villa Park

TV Show… Misfits

Film… Ali G

Bilboe 200

Name: Laurence Bilboe
Date of Birth: 21/2/98
Position: Goalkeeper
Nationality: British
Hometown: Walsall

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Ben Amos

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Mum and Dad.

Favourites…

Music… House

Food… Tomato pasta

Place… USA

Stadium… Molineux

TV Show… Misfits

Film… Step Brothers

Bailey 200

Name: Fabian Bailey
Date of Birth:
Position: Defender
Nationality: British
Hometown: Leeds

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Dominic Matteo

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Mum, Dad and Brother for their continued support.

Favourites…

Music… Neil Diamond

Food… Pasta

Place… Ibiza

Stadium… New York Stadium

TV Show… Sons of Anarchy

Film… Shrek 2

Dickinson 200

Name: Ross Dickinson
Date of Birth: 24/10/97
Position: Centre midfield
Nationality: British
Hometown: Wetherby

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Ciaran Clark

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Mum and Dad.

Favourites…

Music… R n B/Hip Hop (Frank Ocean)

Food… Pumpkin Koroke

Place… Grand Canyon

Stadium… Elland Road

TV Show… Big Bang Theory

Film… Lawless

Smalley 200

Name: Daniel Smalley
Date of Birth: 12/10/97
Position: Left back
Nationality: British
Hometown: Rotherham

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Joe Skarz

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Grandad

Favourites…

Music… Arctic Monkeys

Food… Pasta bake

Place… Stoke-on-Trent

Stadium… Hillsborough

TV Show… Match of the Day

Film… Dumb and Dumber

Hallatt 200

Name: Max Hallatt
Date of Birth: 28/12/96
Position: Centre half
Nationality: British
Hometown: Rotherham

If you had to compare your style to any player in the world who would it be?
Craig Morgan

Who has been the biggest influence on your career and why?
My Grandad has always supported me.

Favourites…

Music… Reggae (Bob Marley)

Food… Chicken

Place… Rotherham

Stadium… Wembley

TV Show… Prison Break

Film… Fast and Furious