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Player quiz: Francis Watson

January 7, 2018 12:00 PM

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Francis Watson would like to help kids from the Kimberley chase their footy dreams in the future

Nickname: Frankie

Name: Francis Phillips-Watson

AFL club supported as a kid: West Coast

Best moment in junior footy: GF winner 2011, leading goal kicker 2012

Before a game I always: Listen to music

As a footballer, how would you like to be remembered: Someone who is very kind and respectful

The player from another club you most like to watch: Alex Rance

All-time favourite player: Jeremy McGovern

Etihad Stadium roof – open or shut: Open

What do you like to do on your days off: Spend time with mates, go to the beach

How do you amuse yourself on a plane flight during the footy season? Listen to music

Who is the king of selfies at your club: William Rioli

If you could swap jobs with someone, who would it be: Jeremy McGovern

If you won the lottery, what would you buy first: A house, then a car

Favourite city in the world to visit: LA

What’s next on your travel bucket list: LA

Childhood hero: David Wirrpanda #44

Your wife/partner or best friend would describe you as: Absolute good bloke

What is your worst trait: Swearing

Least preferred household chore: Sweeping

The three most admired people you would like to meet: Tyga, Nat Fyfe, Kylie Jenner

Your most treasured possession: Car

Favourite professional sporting team: West Coast Eagles

Favourite sporting hero: David Wirrpanda #44

Favourite food: Fettuccini carbonara

Favourite movie: Transformers (all of them)

Favourite TV show: Orange is the New Black

Three things you would like to do after your footy career: Become a diesel mechanic technician, travel the world, help kids from the Kimberley chase their footy dreams