Academy Quickfire Questions: Will Greenidge

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 - turning 19 on Saturday! - full-back Will Greenidge... 

Quick Fact: Last season's Dylan Tombides Award winner, when Will properly joined West Ham as an eight-year-old, he had his photo taken with two first-team players: James Tomkins and… Mark Noble!

On the Field

Who got you into football?
My Dad

Favourite player growing up?
Mark Noble

Strongest attribute?
My tackling

Want to get better at?

Goal celebration of choice?
A classic fist pump!

Favourite training exercise?
Boxes (keep away)

Off the Field

Favourite other sport?

Favourite follow on Instagram?
Rising Ballers

You’re watching at the moment…

If you weren’t a footballer you’d be…
A property developer

Karaoke song?
Thiago Silva – Dave and AJ Tracey

If you had one last meal?
Chinese takeaway – sweet and sour chicken


Around the Academy

Best skills?
Dan Chesters

Sam Caiger

Future manager?
Tunji Akinola

Three teammates you’d be stuck on a desert island with?
Sam Caiger, Josh Okotcha & Harrison Ashby

Always glued to their phone?
Harrison Ashby

Best dressed?
Other than me… Lennon Peake

Quickfire Questions

PlayStation or Xbox?

Winter or summer?

Theme park or beach day?
Theme park

Messi or Ronaldo?

Win the Champions League or World Cup?
World Cup

40-yarder or dribble past everyone to score?
Dribble past everyone