Player Interview with Manly United FC star Olivia Kennedy


Name: Olivia Kennedy
Occupation: Customer Service Officer with Westpac at their Neutral Bay branch.
Representative Honours: Young Matildas 2005-2007, NSWIS 2001-2007.
Which junior club did you play for? : Seaforth FC in mixed teams until I was 14. Then I joined Manly FC in GYL. I?ve been there ever since.
Players you admire? : Heather Garriock, Joanne Peters and Collette McCallum of The Matildas.
Most respected opponent? : Kylie Ledbrook of Macarthur Rams
Interests outside of football? : Going out with friends. Spending time at the beach.
Favourite meal before a game? : A big pasta dish.
Who?d be your ideal dinner date? : Brad Pitt. He?s got the body, he?s charming??
Favourite football memory? : Beating Japan in extra time to qualify for the 2006 Youth World Cup.
Who are the teams to beat in the Arrive Alive NSW Women?s Premier League? : NWS Koalas, Macarthur Rams??..and Manly United FC of course!
Thanks for your time Olivia. Good luck to both you and Manly for the rest of the season.
-By Ross Anderson