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Shrew Kid On The Block - Nathan Millis

29 October 2014

First year academy scholar Nathan Millis is next up in this season's Shrew Kid On The Block series

Name: Nathan Millis
Date of Birth: 26/12/1997
Hometown: Telford
Position: Left back

What school did you go to? Hadley Learning Community.

What was the first team you played for and were they any good? Randley, and yes.

How were you spotted by Shrewsbury? I was scouted.

How long have you been at the club? Five years now.

What are your strengths as a player? Mainly crossing the ball.

If you could improve one part of your game, what would it be? One v one defending.

What would be a successful 12 months for you now? Consistently playing youth and reserve football.

What boots do you wear? Adidas F50s.

Are you any good at any other sports? No.

What is your favourite pre-match meal? Beans on toast.

Who is the most skilful player you have played with? Josh Ginnelly.

Do you use Twitter? If so, what is your Twitter name? Yes, it's @nathanmillis.

Which team did you support as a boy? Manchester United.

Who do you think is the best footballer in your position in the world? Jordi Alba.

What is the most memorable match you have played in? Port Vale in the cup. We went to penalties and won with the last penalty.

Academy team-mates
Best trainer? Niall Flint.
Quickest? Josh Ginnelly.
Best banter? Niall Flint.
Hard man? Jeff Watkins.
Biggest joker? Ryan Hickman.
Most skilful? Josh Ginnelly.
Worst haircut? Me!
Worst dressed? Ben Burton.
Biggest moaner? Alex Fletcher.
Future manager? Ryan Hickman.

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