Player Profile 1 - Club Captain, Tom Macpherson

January 16, 2016
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.