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A-Z | John White

7 March 2016

We got to know the Blues Captain a little better with our A-Z feature.

A: Away – What is your favourite away ground that you’ve played at?


B: Banter – Who has the best banter in the squad?

Will Atkinson is very quick.

C: Club – What football team do you support?

Manchester United.

D: Dining - What would be your last three course meal?

Chicken wings, followed by fillet steak in a blue cheese sauce with honey carrots, sweet potato fries and broccoli. Then for desert it would be New York cheesecake.

E: Evenings - Do you prefer a quiet night in or a night out with the lads?

Definitely a quiet night in with the family.

F: Foreign - What is your favourite holiday destination?

 New York.

G: Game - What has been your favourite football game that you’ve ever played in?

The play-off final last May.

H: Hobbies – What do you like to get up to away from football?

 Family time.

I: Idol – Who was your favourite footballer growing up as a youngster?

Garry Pallister.

J: Jobs - Have you worked as anything other than a footballer?


K: Kid – What were you like as a young boy?

Quiet and shy.

L: Loath – What annoys you the most?

Bad driving.

M: Music – What sort of music are you into and what your favourite ever tune?

I’m into all sorts. Hello- Lionel Ritchie is my favourite tune.

N: Nickname – What’s the best nickname you’ve ever come across in your footballing career?

‘Gerkoigne’ - Dean Gerken thought he was a superhero so would shout that as he was diving through the air!

O: Optimism – What would you like to achieve in your career/life?

Having a happy, healthy life with my friends and family.

P:  Pets – Do you have any pets?

I have a cat called Marley.

Q: Quality – Who’s the best player you’ve played with/against?

Gareth Bale.

R: Rapid – Who’s the quickest player you’ve played with/against?

Gareth Bale.

S: Strange – What’s the weirdest thing you’ve ever seen?

This questionnaire!

T: Television – What do you like to watch on TV?

Gold rush.

V: Video Game – Do you own a games console?

I don't play anymore.

W: World – Where would you most like to visit in your life?


X: Xylophone – Can you play any musical instruments?


Y: Yikes – What is your biggest fear?


Z: Zodiac – What is your star sign?


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