Sham Darr

Sham Darr
5ft 10in
Current Team
Clapton CFC men’s development, Clapton CFC men’s first team

Clapton CFC player/joint assistant manager/coach

Previous clubs: Dagenham & Redbridge, Borehamwood, Enfield 1893, Waltham Forest, Ilford, London Apsa, Wadham FC.


Full Name Shamrez Darr
Place of Birth Leytonstone
Home Hornchurch
Day job Train driver.
Favourite player Roberto Baggio, Alessandro Del Piero, Bergkamp, Cristiano Ronaldo.
Favourite team, apart from CCFC Manchester United.
Most memorable match played in For Waltham Forest vs Great Wakering and scoring the winner in the FA Cup. Favourite ground played at Stamford Bridge
Biggest high in football Six months trialling with Leicester City and Leyton Orient. And being on the bench as youth team player with the 1st team for Thurrock vs Luton Town in the FA Cup
Lowest point in football Constant injuries in my 30s.
Likes and hobbies Socialising with family & friends. Music. Watching crime thrillers
Dislikes Racism, sexism, homophobia, Tories
Favourite charity Children with Cancer
Favourite country visited Dubai and Jamaica
Favourite food Caribbean food
Favourite music/performers R&B, hip hop, Michael Jackson
Favourite TV shows Line of Duty, Power, Narcos, El Chapo
Favourite film Matrix, Dark Knight, Forrest Gump.
What you love about football Highs and lows of the game in 90 minutes.
What you hate about football Ticket prices for Premier League games and the lack of funding for grass roots football.
Biggest influence on you Mum.
Footballing ambition Win the double with Clapton CFC and get us to the Essex Senior League.
Who you would most like to meet Sir Alex Ferguson.