On the Spot

On the Spot…with Aaron Canning

BANNSIDERS defender Aaron Canning is the man with all the questions to answer as our ‘On the Spot’ series continues…

1. Occupation?


2. Favourite player of all time?

Paul Scholes.

3. Favourite meal?

Steak, chips and peppered sauce.

4. Pre-match breakfast?

Scrambled eggs and toast.

5. Any lucky traditions?

Put my right boot on first.

6. PS4 or Xbox?


7. What teams do you support?

Manchester United.

8. Three guests for a dinner – dead or alive – who do you pick and why?

Alan Shearer, Roy Keane, Patrick Vieira – would be some craic.

9. Favourite movie?

Fast and Furious.

10. What is your favourite app?

WhatsApp because it’s handy.

11. If you were deserted on an island, which Coleraine player would you choose to be with and why?

Michael Doherty as the banter would be good.

12. Who is your best mate at the club?

Michael Doherty. Ian Parkhill, Lyndon Kane, James McLaughlin and the list goes on because we are all close at this club.

13. If you could be a Coleraine player for one day who would it be and why?

Probably Steven Douglas just to see what it’s like in that head of his.

14. What other sports do you play?

Bit of golf.

15. What’s your favourite holiday destination?


16. You were named Player of the Year last season – how do you think you performed?

I think I played just okay last season, nobody was overly great and we all know that.

It probably could have went to anyone.

17. You’ve played across the back four in the first three games this season – how do you feel about this?

You simply play where the gaffer tells you. It would be worse if I wasn’t playing at all.