Player Profile: Ossett Town striker James Eyles

Ossett Town striker James Eyles

Ossett Town striker James Eyles

Name: James Eyles
Age: 21
Current Club: Ossett Town
Previous Clubs: Pontefract Collieries and Nostell Miners Welfare
Best mate in football: Brandon Kane, a lad I’ve played with since I was 12.
Career Highlight: Winning the County Cup when I was playing for Ossett Town under 16s.
Lowest Moment in football: Being released from Sheffield Wednesday when I was a kid.
Most Memorable game: Hat-trick against New Mills last year. It was my first hat-trick for Ossett Town.
Most Memorable goal: My goal against Farsley last year (shown in the video at the bottom of the page at 4.05 minutes) when we had a man sent off and drew 3-3.
What do you hope to achieve in your future football career?: To play as high as possible and stay in the game coaching when I’m retired.
Funniest moment: It was during my first game for Nostell and we were away at Scarborough. I went over to take a throw-in and an old lady learned over the barrier and shouted right into my ear a rude word which begins with a ‘c’.
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