AFL Europe Player of the Week
Each week AFL Europe is profiling a European player and finding out how they got into the great game of Aussie Rules and a bit about themselves. If you’d like a profile or know of someone who would, then email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a question sheet.
This week’s player profile comes from the South of England. Kieran Jewell plays for the mighty Southampton Titans and idolises Collingwood Magpies Skipper, Scott Pendlebury. He found out about the great game of Aussie Rules in a college lecture and has been playing for 3 years now. In Kieran’s first year playing he was unable to go out with the team due to his age and reliant on his parents to drive him to and from games.
What position do you play?
AFL team you support:
Favourite AFL player:
How did you find out about AFL?
In a college lecture
How long have you been playing for?
What is your memory of your first Aussie Rules game?
Getting put on the opposition team and missing every kick I got!
Best AFL moment?
Scoring my first 4 goals which was in the same game!
Any other interesting information, quirky stories or interesting things about yourself?
I wasn’t old enough to go out with the team for the first year I was a Titan, and had to have lifts from parents everywhere!