Player Of The Month October 2010
EVERY MONTH THE ARGYLE LEGENDS WEBSITE WILL FEATURE AN INTERVIEW WITH A PLAYER. THIS MONTH WE ASKED HASNEY ALJOFREE 15 QUESTIONS. READ HIS ANSWERS BELOW.
Q: What was your most memorable match?
A: Saturday April 24th 2004 when we beat QPR at home to win the league, unbelievable day.
Q: Who was the best Argyle player you played with?
A: David Norris, very consistent.
Q: Who was your toughest opponent?
A: Paul Furlong of QPR.
Q: You must have an amusing story you could share with us about your time at Argyle?
A: There were a few but it must be Paul Maxwell putting (sewing) posh designer labels on his High Street suits to cover up the real make.
Q: Now you are no longer playing football how do you occupy yourself?
A: I’m currently coaching for Oldham Athletic Under 14’s and manager of Bury schools Under 15’s. Also I’m shadow coaching at Manchester United’s Carrington Academy.
Q: Can you recall your most embarrassing moment?
A: Must be when I was at Swindon Town. I wore Superman underwear for a game, we scored and during the celebrations that followed the crowd saw my underwear.
Q: How has football changed over the years?
A: The players are more professional. The preparation to a match is key. Also the younger pro’s have too much too soon.
Q: Who was the best manager you ever played under?
A: Paul Sturrock.
Q: What was your pre-match routine? E.g. lucky item, superstitions.
A: I had a few rituals but mainly putting my left sock and boot on first. Also chewing gum until 9 minutes before kick off.
Q: Do you keep in touch with any of your former Argyle teammates? If so, who?
A: Yes. David Norris, Tony Capaldi, Nick Chadwick, Paul Connolly, Luke McCormack and Peter Gilbert.
Q: Do you think PAFC will do well this season?
A: Hopefully reach the playoff’s, with a bit of luck.
Q: If you could choose any player in the world you would have liked to have played with, who would it have been?
A: Bryan Robson.
Q: Do you follow Argyle’s progress or attend any of their matches?
A: I always look out for Argyle as I do all of my ex clubs.
Q: What is your opinion of the England Football Team.?
A: Disappointing as the talent we have would suggest we would be world beaters.
Q: What would be the highlight of your time at Argyle?
A: Promotion and in the 5 years I was there, the constant progression.
THANK YOU FOR TAKING PART HASNEY.
FROM THE ARGYLE LEGENDS COMMITTEE