Josh Risdon Q and A


Meet our right full-back, number 19 Josh Risdon.

Best player in the team:
Liam Miller, because he-s very good on the ball and always manages to get out of tight situations.

Best dressed at Perth Glory:
Jacob Burns. He always looks sharp!

Hardest team mate to train against:
Jacob Burns. He trains the way he plays.

Best tip you-ve ever received from a coach:
To always keep the ball moving and this will create more passing options.

Favourite training drill:
Small-sided games because they-re fun.

Best recovery activity:
The beach sessions we have for recovery because it-s relaxing.

Favourite football player:
Steven Gerard as he always scores goals when he needs to.

Favourite coach:
My Dad because he was my first coach and gave me some great advice.

Favourite football kit:
Bunbury United. They have the best colours!

Favourite football website:

Favourite football magazine:

If you could play for one football team in the world who would it be:
Liverpool. They have always been my favourite team growing up.

Your favourite sport other than football:
AFL – just because I grew up watching it.

Best football game you-ve ever seen:
An English Premier classic between Liverpool and Arsenal in 2009. Torres was incredible in the 4-4 result and Arshavin scored four goals himself!

Greatest highlight from last season:
Playing in the Grand Final last season was pretty special, as it was the biggest crowd I-ve ever played in front of.

Best ground you-ve ever played on:
AAMI Park in Melbourne. It has a great atmosphere.

Best team you-ve played against:
Brisbane Roar as you always have to win the ball of them.

First job:
I was a chef at Sizzlers!

As a child who were your favourite athletes:
David Beckham

Favourite quote:
One life, one chance.