GILES COKE INTERVIEW
Young Guns: an exclusive Q&A with a top youngster
From Sky Sportzine:
Name: Giles Coke
Current club: Mansfield Town
What club did you support growing up?
What are your aims for next season?
To play as many games as I can
Where do you see yourself playing in 2010?
Hopefully at a higher level
Who is the most difficult opponent you have played against?
Simon Davies when he was at Tottenham
Who is the most skilful player you have played with?
Dennis Oli from when I was at QPR
If you could change one thing about football what would it be?
Bring in video referees
What is your opinion on the youth system in this country? Does is allow youngsters to gain experience and nurture their talent?
It is very good, it gives people an opportunity
What would be your best piece of advice for young footballers?
Work hard and you can fulfil what you want
What would you say are your strengths and weaknesses in football?
My strength is my composure on the ball, while my weakness is that I can take criticism to heart
Describe what type of footballer you are in three words?
Nice and simple
What would you say is your best position?
Who would you say is your biggest influence in the game?
Have you achieved any international honours?
Does speculation bother you?
Not at all
Did you captain a school team? Do you excel at any other sports?
Yes I did, and I was just a good all-round athlete.
Which of these options motivates you more, money or medals?
Who will win the 2006 World Cup finals in Germany?
What car do you drive?
Latest | September 2005