Chip off the old block
10 April, 2018, 12:00 am
Name: Junior Narendra Rao
Nick name: Nare
Date of birth: 27/06/1995
Hobbies: Swimming, listening to music
Playing position: Central midfield
Originally from: FSC Ba
Which Primary School did you attended and year? FSC Primary School Rarawai, Ba (2000-2008)
Which secondary school did you attended? Ba Sangam College (2009-2012)
Did you play for your school in primary level: U10, U12, U14
Did you play for your school in secondary level: if yes which tournaments. U15, U17, 19
Which district you play for: Ba
Debut district team: Ba
Which national levels have you come from?
FIFA U20 World Cup 2014, National U17 and main Team
Who is your favorite player local and why? Malakai Kanehewe, he inspires young and new talents who comes in the team.
Who is your favorite player international and why? Andrea Pirlo, has good vision and a good player with knowledge.
Your best moment in football: Beating Honduras for U20 World Cup
Your worst moment in football: Lost in the last game of u20 to qualify
Who is your toughest opponent? None.
What advice you will give to young footballers: Keep working hard and achieve your goals.
What is your favorite drink? Water and Coconut juice
What is your favorite food? Lovo
What is your favorite music? Pop
Who is your best actress? Kajol
Who is your best actor? Shah Rukh Khan
Who is your best buddy? Manasa Nawakula and Antonio Tuivuna
Who inspires you? Mum
Who’s your most annoying teammate and why? Praneel Naidu, he always teases me and makes me angry every time.
What’s your worst habit? Sleep for late.
What’s the funniest moment in your football career? Missed a penalty in the Sangam IDC final two weeks ago.
What’s the proudest moment in your football career? Participating in the FIFA U20 World Cup and representing my country in the national team
What made you play the position you are playing? My dad used to play and he inspired me to play.