Player Profile 1 - Club Captain, Tom Macpherson
In the first of a series of Player Profiles this season, Club Captain Tom Macpherson answered the questions set by Media Officer, Mark Craggs.
Full Name: Tom Macpherson
Position: Central Defender
Date of Birth: 06/09/1987
Place of Birth: Hexham
Previous Clubs: Alnwick Town Juniors, Berwick Rangers Under 19s, Wallington FC, Rothbury FC
Date Joined Alnwick: June 2010
Favourite Team: Newcastle United
Best Ground Played at: West Allotments pitch and obviously St James Park, Alnwick
Best Moment in Football: Being asked to do a players profile by the one and only CRAGGSY, nearly as big time as Quinny now. That or becoming club captain at Alnwick
Favourite Footballer: Messi or Shearer for professionals and Tony Brown for non professionals
Tom MacPherson is club captain at Alnwick and is a vital part of defence. While very solid defensively MacPherson is also deceptively good with the ball at his feet. Playing 24 times this term the centre half has managed to net twice.