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Ed Scott

Ed first represented Britain as a junior at the age of 15 when he played above his age group with the U18 squad.

He went on to compete as part of the junior team competing in the European Championships. He was then part of the England team at the 2006 Commonwealth Tournament in Perth and played in the Hungarian first division.

He was voted Most Valuable Goalkeeper at the LEN European B Nations Trophy in 2007 and helped the team achieve a best ever fourth place at last year’s competition.

Personal Data

Date Of Birth: 28/05/1988

Hometown: Bolton

Height: 1.98m

Weight: 88kg

Team/Club: City of Manchester

Coach: Tim Dunsbee/Jerome Read/Christian Lordache

Getting to know...

Greatest achievement to date: During the Junior European Championships in Oradea, Romania. I had a good tournament and kept us in a few games.

Aspiration: To become as good as I can be and play in the Olympics.

Who has been greatest influence on you: My parents, Theo Noussis, Mike Yates, Simon Jones.

Tip for the top: Train with players much better than you and you will become a much better player yourself.

Life after water polo: Completing my degree!

Favourite music: A bit of everything.

International Competitions

Competition Year Medal/Position Award
LEN European B Championships  2009 4th   
Lugano, Switzerland      
Mithat Hantel Memorial Water Polo Tournament  2009 Gold   
Istanbul, Turkey      
Comen Cup  2008 4th   
LEN European A Qualifiers 2008  4th  
Dubrovnik, Croatia      
World University Game  2007 12th  
LEN European B Nations Trophy  2007  6th Most Valuable Goalkeeper


Domestic Events

Competition Year Club Medal/Position
British Championships  2009  City of Manchester  4th


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