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Meet The Team - Ed Scott

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Get to know Ed Scott. Read his tweets, view images, watch videos of him in action and being interviewed, check how his Olympic rivals compare and much more.

Ed Scott

D.O.B.

28.05.1988

Born

Bolton

Height

6ft 6in

Club

City of Manchester / CE
Mediterrani

Position

Goalkeeper

Coach

Tim Dunsbee / Jerome Read / Christian Iordache

Olympic History

Debut

Did you know?

  • Ed is studying for a medical degree from the University of Leeds and says he will complete his final two years after he has finished playing professional water polo.
  • He is a big rugby and football fan and, living in Bolton, he admits he gets a lot of stick about supporting Manchester United.
  • He says one of his favourite meals is fish and chips but he cooks a delicious toad in the hole.

Ed's Career

Ed has been involved with the British senior squad since making his debut at a tournament in Egypt in 2005. In 2006, he was part of the England squad to play in the Commonwealth Championships in Perth while the season after he was named Most Valuable Goalkeeper as the British finished sixth in the 2007 European B Championships. Ed has been one of the first team regulars ever since, finishing 12th at the 2007 World University Games in Bangkok then helping the Brits to a fourth place finish at the 2009 European B Championships. He has impressed in recent seasons, turning in a couple of world class performances in last season's Test matches against Hungary and helping his professional side CE Mediterrani to this year's Catalan Cup final.

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