2 Minutes with… Darius Roohi Nov 22, 2017

Name: Darius Roohi


Date of birth: 25/09/98??


Height: 5’11


Weight: 76.6Kg


From: Belfast?


Position: Attacking midfielder


Occupation: Student?


Favourite player of all time? Steven Gerrard ?


Favourite meal, 3 courses? Starter would have to be salted chilli chicken, main course would be a pepperoni pizza with cheese stuffed crust and dessert would be raspberry cheesecake with ice cream ?


Best pre match breakfast? I would usually have some toast with eggs. I would also have either tea or orange juice ?


How do you prepare for a game? Try to sleep well the night before, try to relax as much as possible, stretch before leaving and drink plenty of water. In terms of physically preparing, it starts at the first training session of the week ?


What’s your usual routine? Wake up, have some breakfast, relax for a bit, go for a short walk and then leave for the game ?


Any lucky traditions? I have never had any lucky traditions, I just try to relax and make sure I have prepared well before hand ⚽️


Favourite book? José Mourinho – Up close and personal ?


Person you most admire? Definitely my mum ?‍?


3 guests for dinner, dead or alive and why? Steven Gerrard, Muhammad Ali and Roger Federer ?


Football Honours? Recently PSNI FC Player Of The Month (April 2017), Neymar Jr’s Five Northern Ireland winner (2016 & 2017)


Past clubs? Sirocco Works FC, Lisburn Distillery FC, PSNI FC and now Warrenpoint Town FC ?

Roohi in action for the point.


Darius and his team at the Neymar Jr competition. Click the photo to read up on the team and competition.