- Jake Stevens
- Current Team
- Clapton CFC men’s first team
Previous clubs: Clapton FC, Enfield, Barkingside.
Full name: Jake Robert Stevens
Place of birth: Chelmsford, Essex
Where you live: Stratford
Day job: Account Director for a software consultancy
All time favourite player: Joe Cole
Favourite team, apart from Clapton CFC: West Ham United
Biggest high in football: Without doubt, winning Clapton CFC’s first silverware in the Jim Rogers Cup on penalties, in front of my family, friends and the greatest fans in football
Lowest point in football: Losing two cup finals with Clapton FC in two weeks (to Barking/Bowers & Pitsea) with an aggregate score of 11-3
Likes and hobbies: I attempt to play golf, looking to improve during my spell on the injury table this season.
Dislikes: Defensive duties
Favourite country visited: South Africa
Favourite food: Mexican
Favourite film: Remember the Titans
Favourite music: Pretty eclectic taste, but Sampha, The XX, FKJ are some of the regulars
Favourite TV: Stranger Things, Game of Thrones, Peaky Blinders, Shark Tank
Footballing ambition: Get Clapton CFC to where they belong. Maybe an FA Cup run before I hang the boots up.
Person you’d most like to meet: My grandad Geoff, he was a referee for 40+ years and would have absolutely loved what is happening at Clapton CFC.