Name: Tom Green
Playing position: SK
Club team: Lumley FC
Course: Level 3 Sports & Performance
Previous school: Castle View Enterprise Academy
Tom was at Newcastle academy for 2 years from age 14 to 16 and then signed for South Shields. He describes the Sport development Centre as professional, motivating and enjoyable.
“I decide to study at Sunderland College to get the results I want. In addition to being able to play football whilst studying, which keeps me happy and motivated.
Football is what I want to do as a career and the Sport Development Centre can only make me better. I have excellent coaches around me to help me get better and I have the drive and motivation to do that.
The best thing is the enjoyment and the professionalism within the club at South Shields.”
Tom hopes to make a living playing football and be the best footballer he can be.