Academy Quickfire Questions: Kamarai Swyer
Each week, we'll be firing some of football's true 'need-to-know' questions towards promising products of the Academy of Football.
This week, it's the turn of 18-year-old attacking midfielder Kamarai Swyer...
Quick Fact: A versatile attacker with quick feet and a keen eye for a defence-splitting pass, Swyer – who until recently had ‘Simon-Swyer’ on the back of his shirt – has been at the Academy of Football since he was just eight. Having made his U23s debut in October, the 18-year-old put pen-to-paper on his first professional contract as a footballer in December.
On the Field
Who got you into football?
My older brother
Favourite player growing up?
Want to get better at?
Best moment of your career so far?
Scoring an extra-time winner against LA Galaxy in the quarter-finals of the 2019 Dallas Cup
Biggest lesson you’ve learned so far?
Keep working hard – opportunities are always around the corner
Off the Field
Favourite other sport?
Favourite account to follow on Instagram?
You’re watching at the moment…
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air!
If you weren’t a footballer you’d be…
Favourite song right now?
Money Talks - Fredo ft Dave
If you had one last meal?
Rice and peas with oxtail
Around the Academy
Better than they think they are?
Three teammates you’d be stuck on a desert island with?
Sanneh, Iyiola Adebayo and Jayden Fevrier
YouTube or Instagram?
Cats or dogs?
New trainers or fresh trim?
Messi or Ronaldo?
Win the Champions League or World Cup?
Classic 40-yarder or dribble past everyone to score?
Dribble past everyone to score