Player in Focus – Arncliffe Aurora FC – Ali Irani & Lillian Kassira

This weeks installment of Player in Focus comes from the Arncliffe Aurora FC as we ask the telling questions to two players, 12 Girls star, Lillian (Lilly) Kassira & U18’s flyer, Ali Irani.

Male Female
Name: Ali Irani Name: Lillian (Lilly) Kassira
Age: 18 y/o Age: 11 and a half y/o
Year Started Playing Football? Under 6’s Year Started Playing Football? 2011 (5 y/o)
What do you love about Football? It’s the greatest game that could ever be played, and it’s just my passion. What do you love about Football? Football is a competitive team sport, I love the thrill of winning, football teaches discipline, communication and social skills when you have the right coach (my dad).

I also love the FIFA computer games and getting to stay up late watching the Arsenal and AC Milan games with my dad.

Left or Right Foot? Left Left or Right Foot? Left footer plus a half right footer
Favourite Football Player? Phillip Coutinho Favourite Football Player? Neymar
Favourite Club? Liverpool FC  #YNWA Favourite Club? The almighty Great Gunners of Arsenal best football team, just ask my dad.
Favourite Food? Chicken Favourite Food? I recommend a plate of Tabouli and hommus before each game that’s my favourite meal
Favourite TV Show? Prison Break Favourite TV Show? Arrow
Best moment in Football so far? Scoring a screamer to get the winner against champions of champions team Connells point in the 89 minute. Best moment in Football so far? My most memorable so was recently, when I took on most of the players in Connells Point team from the kick off mark and nutmegged the last player to score a goal.