A Manager new to Amateur Football – and SAFN readers – takes centre stage today, writes Tom Scott.
First-time Boss Lee Smart provides the answers on Southside Star AFC, who play in the GDSFC Only Sport Ltd Division 1.
WHEN WAS THE TEAM FOUNDED?
“Southside Star AFC was set-up in 2019.”
HOW HAVE YOU RECRUITED PLAYERS?
“We have recruited players through friends of friends, and adds on via Gumtree and Facebook.”
“Have boys from Glasgow and Edinburgh playing for us now.”
DO YOU HAVE TEAM SPONSORS?
“Two Sponsors in the Alpen Lodge Pub, and DM Car Care – photographs attached.”
WHERE DO YOU NORMALLY PLAY HOME GAMES, AND TRAIN?
“Home Park is Glasgow Green. Play there every 2nd Sunday, and train on a Wednesday night 7-9 there as well.”
WHY WAS THE TEAM SET-UP?
“Team set-up to give Lee Smart his chance at Managing a team, and to let the boys keep playing the game we all love. Our last team, for most of us, had folded after the 2018-2019 season.”
Many thanks to Lee Smart for his time, and also kindly providing the various attachments to enhance his Big Interview.
Watch out for more News from Southside Star AFC (GDSFC).