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Players registered to date with England Hockey for the Slazenger English Hockey League Premier Division 2007-8  here


Name

Mark Pearn

DOB

21/3/77

Nickname

The Torso

Current position

Coach : Midfield

Debut date

Sept 05

Previous clubs

Real Club de Polo, Reading , Gloucester City

Honours

England Senior: 1995 - 2005
England U18: 1993 - 1995
England U16: 1990 - 1993
Great Britain: 1996 - 2004

Latest book bought

The Kid stays in the picture – Robert Evans

Latest film seen

The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Favourite cd

Royksopp

Three choice dinner guests

Oliver Reed, Kate Moss, Robert Evans

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Danny Hall

Fantasy night out

Casino in Sydney

Beer or wine

Wine

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

Boxers

Kylie or Ulrika

Ulrika

Early morning or late night

Early morning

Becks or Noel

Noel

Ferrari or Porsche

Porsche

BK or McD

BK

Sunbathing or skiing

Skiing

Curry or Chinese

Curry

Rap, pop or chilled

Chilled

 

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Name

Richard Payne

Nickname

RP/Turpin

Current position

Captain : Full back/sweeper

Debut date

1994

Previous clubs

None

Honours

None

Latest book bought

The Innocent Man - John Grisham

Latest film seen

The Bourne Ultimatum

Favourite iTunes

Linkin Park - Numb

Four choice dinner guests

Micky Skinner, Jason Leonard, Ian Wright & Peter Reid

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Ben Payne

Fantasy night out

Watching England win the world cup followed by an all nighter at the Playboy Mansion!

Choice beverage

Tia Maria & Lucozade

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Boxers

Choice celeb babe

Carmen Electra

Morning or Nightowl

Neither

Choice sporting star

Lance Armstrong

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo, Aston?

Lambo Gallardo Spyder

BK or McD

McD

Sunbathing or skiing

Sunbathing

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Curry

Choice of music style

Anything except Rap!

Favourite colour

Blue Football Team Crystal Palace

 

 

Name

Glenn Kirkham

Shirt #

4

Nickname

Glenda or Silly Kirky

Current position

Centre Half

Debut date

October 2006 v Loughborough Students

Previous clubs

Loughborough Students, Long Sutton

Honours

England Senior: 2003-present
Club Indoor Champions 2003 - 2005,

European Indoor C division winners 2004, B division runners up 2007; HA Cup runner up 2005, 2007

England U18: 1998-2000
England U16: 1996-1998
GB Super League - 2007 -

Latest book bought

Pele - autobiography

Latest film seen

The Simpsons

Favourite iTune

Wonderwall - Oasis

Three choice dinner guests

Adam Sandler, George Best, Rachel Weiss

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Jon Bleby

Fantasy night out

Rhinos Nightclub - Skegness (Skegvegas)

Choice beverage

Gin & Tonic

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Boxers

Choice celeb babe

Kelly Brook

Morning or Nightowl

Morning

Choice sporting star

Dimitar Berbatov

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo or Aston

Aston

BK or McD

McD

Sunbathing or skiing

Sunbathing

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Curry

Choice of music style

Virgin Radio

Favourite colour

White Football Team Tottenham Hotspur FC

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Name

Ashley Jackson

Nickname

Ratboy

Current position

Forward/Midfield

Debut date

Sept 2003

Previous clubs

Tunbridge Wells

Honours

England Senior: 2007-
England U21: 2005 -

England U18: 2005 - 2006
England U16: 2003
Great Britain: U20 2006 -
GB Super League - 2007 -

Latest book bought

Lance Armstrong

Latest film seen

Hitch

Favourite cd

Bobby Valentino

Three choice dinner guests

J Wilkinson, L Armstrong, Martin Johnson

Your hockey phone-a-friend

John Shaw

Fantasy night out

Take girlfriend out for classy night out

Beer or wine

Neither

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

Boxers

Kylie or Ulrika

Kylie

Early morning or late night

Early morning

Becks or Noel

Noel

Ferrari or Porsche

Ferrari

BK or McD

BK

Sunbathing or skiing

Skiing

Curry or Chinese

Chinese

Rap, pop or chilled

chilled

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Name

Ben Payne

Nickname

Bender/Wayne

Current position

Forward

Debut date

Sept 95

Previous clubs

None

Honours

England U16

Latest book bought

Lance Armstrong

Latest film seen

Pure Filth Part 2

Favourite cd

James Lavelle

Three choice dinner guests

Lance Armstrong, Maynard, Hasslehoff

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Tim Barber

Fantasy night out

Cruising with Hasslehoff in Kit

Beer or wine

Beer

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

Boxers

Kylie or Ulrika

Ulrika

Early morning or late night

Late night

Becks or Noel

Becks

Ferrari or Porsche

Ferrari

BK or McD

McD

Sunbathing or skiing

Skiing

Curry or Chinese

Curry

Rap, pop or chilled

Chilled


Name

Dominick Male

Nickname

Maleman

Current position

Centre back

Debut date

1997

Previous clubs

Never and Never!

Honours

England U18

Latest book bought

War and Peace

Latest film seen

Weird science

Favourite iTune

Frontier Psychiatrist - The Avalanches

Three choice dinner guests

Henry the 8th, Charles Dickens, Ricky Gervais

Your hockey phone-a-friend

RP

Fantasy night out

Alcohol fuelled party rocket to the moon and back!

Choice beverage

Guiness

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Commando

Choice celeb babe

Britney Murphy

Morning or Nightowl

Night

Choice sporting celeb

Mohammed Ali

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo or Aston

Aston

BK or McD

BK

Sunbathing or skiing

Snowboarding

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Chinese

Choice of music style

Eclectic

Favourite colour

Red Football team Arsenal

 

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Name

Duncan Howarth

Nickname

Spunky

Current position

Forward

Debut date

25/9/01

Previous clubs

Loughborough Students, Harleston Magpies

Honours

East U21, Senior County Champions

Latest book bought

Thai cooking

Latest film seen

A Beautiful Mind

Favourite cd

Best of Chilli Peppers

Three choice dinner guests

Michael Johnson, Denise Van Outen, Peter Kay

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Stuart Baker

Fantasy night out

Private jet to Monaco and winning in all the casinos with my mates

Beer or wine

Wine

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

Thong

Kylie or Ulrika

Kylie

Early morning or late night

Early morning

Becks or Noel

Becks

Ferrari or Porsche

Ferrari

BK or McD

BK

Sunbathing or skiing

Skiing

Curry or Chinese

Chinese

Rap, pop or chilled

Pop

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Name George Harris
Nickname -
Current Position Goalkeeper
Debut date September 2005
Previous clubs Old Loughts
Honours Great Britain: 2002
Wales: U21 & Senior
2000 - present
GB Super League - 2007 -
Latest book bought -
Latest film seen -
Favourite cd -



Name

Jack Marfleet

Nickname

Wacko or Le Bladder

Current position

Physio Table!!  (Inside forward)

Debut date

October 2006

Previous clubs

Teddington, Loughborough Students, UWA

Honours

England 'A': 2007 -

GB Super League - 2007 -

Play-off Runners-up - 2002/2003

HA Cup Runners-up - 2004/2005/2006/2007

England U21 Junior World Cup - 2005

Latest book bought

The Game - Neil Strauss

Latest film seen

Anchor Man

Favourite iTune

The Pigeon Detectives - I'm not sorry

Three choice dinner guests

Carmen Electra, Ricky Gervais, Richard Branson

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Mark Williams aka “the Fridge” - last seen playing for Leamington Spa 1st XI in the DTZ League West Midlands Division 1!

Fantasy night out

BBQ with family & friends on Manly Beach (Sydney) as the sun sets, then a massive night out in Sydney!

Choice beverage

Ribena

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Boxers

Choice celeb babe

Carmen Electra

Morning or Nightowl

Morning

Choice sporting star

Roger Federer

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo or Aston

Aston

BK or McD

neither

Sunbathing or skiing

Either

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Curry

Choice of music style

Anything

Favourite colour

Anything Football Team Chelsea

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Name

Michael Holland

Nickname

Mikey/Dutch

Current position

Left half

Debut date

Sept 95

Previous clubs

 

Honours

Baby daughter

Latest book bought

FHM

Latest film seen

Hitch

Favourite cd

Hed Kendi

Three choice dinner guests

RP, Bender, Dom

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Luckes

Fantasy night out

Beer in a Porsche doing Gunball Run

Beer or wine

Beer

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

Boxers/thong

Kylie or Ulrika

Kylie

Early morning or late night

Late night

Becks or Noel

Becks

Ferrari or Porsche

Porsche

BK or McD

BK

Sunbathing or skiing

Sunbathing

Curry or Chinese

Curry

Rap, pop or chilled

Chilled

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Name

Mark Justice

Nickname

MJ / Toyz

DOB

04/05/77

Current position

Forward

Debut date

Sept 04

Previous clubs

Old Whitgiftians/Purley/Tunbridge Wells/Lewes

Honours

??

Latest book bought

The Twelfth Card by Jeffrey Deaver

Latest film seen

Kingpin on Channel 5!

Favourite iTune

don't have an Ipod!

Three choice dinner guests

Tiger Woods, Carl Cox, Keira Knightley

Your hockey phone-a-friend

MJ Senior

Fantasy night out

Dancing the night away in Ibiza with the sun rising!

Choice beverage

Magners - apples & water for rehydration

Boxers, briefs, thong or commando

Boxers

Choice celeb babe

Jessica Alba

Morning or Nightowl

Morning

Choice sporting star

Tiger Woods

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo, Aston

Ferrari

BK or McD

BK

Sunbathing or skiing

Skiing

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Curry

Choice of music style

Dance

Favourite colour

Red Football Team Liverpool

 

Name

Matt Jones

Nickname

Jonesy

DOB

n/a

Current position

Team Manager

Debut date

1998

Previous clubs

Purley, CMO’s, Horley, Crawley , OW’s, PW’s

Honours

Blue Peter

Latest book bought

Teach yourself Shorthand

Latest film seen

Apocalypto

Favourite cd

Wired World of Sports – Boned

Three choice dinner guests

Al Pacino, Angelina Jolie, Clint Eastwood

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Nick Champness

Fantasy night out

FMEO ;-)

Beer or wine

Beer

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

Boxers

Kylie or Ulrika

Kylie

Early morning or late night

Late night

Becks or Noel

Noel

Ferrari or Porsche

Ferrari

BK or McD

BK

Sunbathing or skiing

Skiing

Curry or Chinese

Curry

Rap, pop or chilled

chilled

 


Name

Scott Ashdown

DOB

12/6/72

Current position

Midfield

Debut date

Sept 05

Previous clubs

Reading , High Wycombe

Honours

England 96-98; over 100 top division National League goals;

European Club Champions 2003; 2 gold, 5 silver, 1 bronze European competition medals; Won National Cup 5 times;

Won Super Cup (Premiership playoffs) 3 times

Indoor Winners 1997, 2006

Latest book bought

The Time Traveller's Wife

Latest film seen

Dodgeball (again on Film 4)

Favourite iTune

Editors - An end has a start

Three choice dinner guests

Michael Jordan, Denzel Washington, Dermot O'Leary

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Simon Mason

Fantasy night out

Big beach BBQ on a secluded island with the yacht in the bay.  But how did all those bikini-clad babes get here???

Choice beverage

Vintage Champagne

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Boxers (in spandex)

Choice Celeb Babe

Thaila Zucchi

Morning or Nightowl

Nightowl

Choice Sporting Star

Seabiscuit (everyone loves an underdog)

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo, Aston?

Lambo

BK or McD

Who?

Sunbathing or skiing

Sun

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Tapas

Choice of music style

Festivals

Favourite colour

Navy Football team Arsenal

 

Name

Danny Hall

Shirt #

13

Nickname

 

Current position

Forward

Debut date

August 23rd 2007

Previous clubs

Guildford

Honours

239 England & GB caps, 79 goals

England Senior: 1995-2004
Great Britain: 1995-2004

Latest book bought

Penguins Stopped Play - Harry Thompson

Latest film seen

Sunshine

Favourite iTune

New Killers tune

Three choice dinner guests

Kelly Brook, Gazza and Cameron Diaz 

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Mark Pearn 

Fantasy night out

Beer, Wine, Steak and a casino

Choice beverage

Red wine

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Commando

Choice celeb babe

Kelly Brook

Morning or Nightowl

Nightowl

Choice sporting star

Gary Lineker

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo, Aston?

Ferrari

BK or McD

McD

Sunbathing or skiing

Sunbathing

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Italian

Choice of music style

Any

Favourite colour

Blue Football Team Spurs

 

 

Name

Andy Piper

Shirt #

20

Nickname

Pipes

Current position

Forward

Debut date

August 23rd 2007

Previous clubs

Crowborough, Lewes,Sevenoaks

Honours

Sussex U16, 17,18,19 & 21; Kent U21

Latest book bought

Haven't read a book in years

Latest film seen

Ice Age the Melt Down

Favourite iTune

Bob Sinclair Sound of Freedom

Three choice dinner guests

Lee Evans, Jenna Jameson, Adam Sandler

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Peter Turner

Fantasy night out

Clubbing night out with all my mates and my girlfriend in Magaluf or Falaraki

Choice beverage

Strawberry milk

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Boxers

Choice celeb babe

Lucy Pinder

Morning or Nightowl

Nightowl

Choice sporting star

Lewis Hamilton

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo or Aston

Porsche

BK or McD

BK

Sunbathing or skiing

Sunbathing

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Curry

Choice of music style

Anything really

Favourite colour

Red Football team Man Utd

 

 

Name

Craig Sims

Shirt #

18

Nickname

-

Current position

Defender

Debut date

September 1st 2007

Previous clubs

Plymouth Marjons

Honours

-

Latest book bought

-

Latest film seen

-

Favourite cd

-

Three choice dinner guests

-

Your hockey phone-a-friend

-

Fantasy night out

-

Beer or wine

-

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

-

Kylie or Ulrika

-

Early morning or late night

-

Becks or Noel

-

Ferrari or Porsche

-

BK or McD

-

Sunbathing or skiing

-

Curry or Chinese

-

Rap, pop or chilled

-

 

 

Name

James Southgate

Shirt #

15

Nickname

Southy

Current position

Defender

Debut date

September 2006

Previous clubs

Old Loughts

Honours

England U18: 1999-2003
England U16: 1998-1999
GB Super league: 2007 -

Latest book bought

-

Latest film seen

-

Favourite cd

-

Three choice dinner guests

-

Your hockey phone-a-friend

-

Fantasy night out

-

Beer or wine

-

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

-

Kylie or Ulrika

-

Early morning or late night

-

Becks or Noel

-

Ferrari or Porsche

-

BK or McD

-

Sunbathing or skiing

-

Curry or Chinese

-

Rap, pop or chilled

-

 

 

Name

Simon Ogden

Shirt #

6

Nickname

Oggie

Current position

Left back

Debut date

1999

Previous clubs

Bath Buccaneers, Beckenham

Honours

-

Latest book bought

Aid: Understanding International Development Cooperation

Latest film seen

Blades of Glory

Favourite iTune

San Quentin - Johnny Cash

Three choice dinner guests

Nelson Mandela, Peter Kay, Fidel Castro

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Dom

Fantasy night out

Night out somewhere in India whilst on a rickshaw rally

Choice beverage

White wine (Sauvignon Blanc)

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Boxers

Choice celeb babe

Natalie Imbruglia

Morning or Nightowl

Nightowl

Choice sporting star

Roger Federer

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo or Aston

Aston

BK or McD

neither

Sunbathing or skiing

Skiing

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Tapas

Choice of music style

Anything

Favourite colour

Blue Football team Arsenal

 

 

Name

Paul Coltham

Shirt #

2

Nickname

BP

Current position

GK

Debut date

September 2005

Previous clubs

PWs

Honours

-

Latest book bought

-

Latest film seen

-

Favourite cd

-

Three choice dinner guests

-

Your hockey phone-a-friend

-

Fantasy night out

-

Beer or wine

-

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

-

Kylie or Ulrika

-

Early morning or late night

-

Becks or Noel

-

Ferrari or Porsche

-

BK or McD

-

Sunbathing or skiing

-

Curry or Chinese

-

Rap, pop or chilled

-

 

 

Name

Darren Cheesman

Shirt #

17

Nickname

Cheeeeese, Cheesy, On toast, diary lee

Current position

Midfield/Forward

Debut date

September 2006

Previous clubs

Oranje Zwart, Old Loughtonians

Honours

England U18: 2003-2004
England U16: 2002-2003

Latest book bought

Arabic through the Quran

Latest film seen

Rush Hour 3

Favourite iTune

Sheikh Mishary Rashid al-Efasy recitation

Three choice dinner guests

-

Your hockey phone-a-friend

-

Fantasy night out

Tarawih at the ka'ba

Choice beverage

Mango juice

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Boxers

Choice celeb babe

-

Morning or Nightowl

Nightowl

Choice sporting star

Muhammad Ali

Zonda, Ferrari, Audi, Porsche, Lambo, Aston

Audi

BK or McD

Neither

Sunbathing or skiing

Sunbathing

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Curry

Choice of music style

Nasheed

Favourite colour

Blue Football Team Arsenal

 

 

Name

Dave De Prez

Shirt #

5

Nickname

Duppers/Dups

Current position

Centre Forward

Debut date

Indoor 2005/ Outdoor September 2006

Previous clubs

Loughborough Students, Chelmsford

Honours

England U21

England U18: 1998-1999
England U16: 1996-1997

Latest book bought

The Bourne Legacy - Eric Van Lustbader

Latest film seen

Pirates of the Caribbean 3

Favourite iTune

Hello - Sugarbomb

Three choice dinner guests

Owen Wilson, Will Ferrel, vince Vaughn

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Ben Riches - Norfolk Hero

Fantasy night out

Chilling on the beach in Camps Bay, followed by sundowners in La Med

Choice Beverage

Magners

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Boxers

Choice celeb babe

Jessica Alba

Morning or Nightowl

Nightowl

Choice sporting star

Wayne Gretzky

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo or Aston

Ferrari

BK or McD

Nandos

Sunbathing or skiing

Sunbathing

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Italian

Choice of music style

Rock/pop

Favourite colour

Blue Football Team Liverpool

 

 

Name

Josh Cather

Shirt #

11

Nickname

Joshy

Current position

Defender/Midfield

Debut date

September 2006

Previous clubs

-

Honours

England U18: 2006-2007

Latest book bought

-

Latest film seen

-

Favourite cd

-

Three choice dinner guests

-

Your hockey phone-a-friend

-

Fantasy night out

-

Beer or wine

-

Y-fronts, boxers or thong

-

Kylie or Ulrika

-

Early morning or late night

-

Becks or Noel

-

Ferrari or Porsche

-

BK or McD

-

Sunbathing or skiing

-

Curry or Chinese

-

Rap, pop or chilled

-

 

 

Name

Will Arthur

Shirt #

16

Nickname

Willy

Current position

Midfield/Forward

Debut date

September 2006 1st XI; 2003 Badgers

Previous clubs

Tunbridge Wells

Honours

Sussex U16, U19 & Mens

Latest book bought

Harry Potter

Latest film seen

Anchorman

Favourite iTune

Stronger - Kanye West

Three choice dinner guests

Ben Stiller, Will Farrell and Jim Carey

Your hockey phone-a-friend

Matt Jones

Fantasy night out

Hamburg - Reeperbahn followed by Fish Market

Choice beverage

Beer

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or commando

Boxers

Choice celeb babe

Jessica Alba

Morning or Nightowl

Nightowl

Choice sporting star

Patches O'Houlihan

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo or Aston

Aston

BK or McD

BK

Sunbathing or skiing

Sunbathing

Curry, Italian, Tapas or Chinese

Curry

Choice of music style

Everything

Favourite colour

Blue Football Team Arsenal

 

 

Name

Giles Dakin

Nickname

GD

Current position

GK

Debut date

Nov 14 1983

Previous clubs

Never

Honours

National Indoor Champion 2006; National Cup Finalist 2007; Mercian U18 National Champion 1992; World Cup Mascot 1996

Latest book bought

Micromegas - Voltaire

Latest film seen

Bourne Ultimatum

Favourite iTune

Angel Farringdon Cast 7

Three choice dinner guests

Genghis Kkan, Rab C Nesbit, Boris Johnson

Your hockey phone-a-friend

MJ

Fantasy night out

UFC in Vegas

Choice beverage

Orange squash

Boxers, Briefs, Thong or Commando

Boxers

Choice Celeb babe

Winnie Cooper

Morning or Nightowl

Nightowl

Choice sporting star

Randy Couture

Zonda, Ferrari, Porsche, Lambo or Aston

Ferrari

BK or McD

Neither

Sunbathing or skiing

Sun

Curry, Italian, Tapas, or Chinese

Chinese

Choice of music style

Nu-Skool

Favourite colour

Green Football Team Brighton & Hove Albion FC