Sherwin Stanley

Sherwin Stanley
5ft 11in
Current Team
Clapton CFC men’s first team

Previous clubs: Borehamwood, Avery, Tonbridge Angels, Tilbury, Brentwood, Enfield 1893, Edgware, VCD, Cray Wanderers, Wadham Lodge.


Full Name: Sherwin Stanley
Place of Birth: St Lucia
Place where you live: Barking
Day job: In behaviour support in a secondary school called St Bonaventure’s in Forest Gate.
Favourite player: Ian Wright
Favourite team, apart from Clapton CFC: Arsenal
Most memorable match played in: Winning the league with VCD
Favourite ground played at: Borehamwood
Biggest high in football: Going abroad with Leyton orient when I was 18 and playing against Union Berlin, scoring, and being knocked out at the same time.
Lowest point in football: Seeing youngsters running past me, and me saying to myself ‘I was that quick, if not quicker’
Likes and hobbies: Cricket is my first love and I play every summer. I’m quite good I think! I love being with my family and just having a laugh, also resting watching films
Dislikes: Rudeness.
Favourite charity: I don’t have a favourite, but am involved in many though work
Favourite country visited: St Lucia
Favourite food: Seafood
Favourite music/performers: Slow jams, Soca, Michael Jackson, Usher
Favourite TV shows: Flash
Favourite film: The Avengers: all of them
What you love about football: The support when you step on the pitch and you know you
need to put a performance together; the team togetherness
What you hate about football: When referees get things wrong, lol
Biggest influence on you: My coaches over the years: improving my games and my
Footballing ambition: It was once to make it pro, but now it’s to help youngsters improve in
the game.
Who you would most like to meet: Ian Wright