As we'll be assigning players to specific numbers (at least for the start of pre-season and the beginning of the season), every player has had a choice of number. This means that the shirt will be used, but not kept and returned after the game. It's an easy way of keeping track of shirts. Anyone taking a shirt home (even the management), will have to pay a fine of £1.

Unfortunately, Dave Gourlay and Paul McConville both want number 8, therefore in the interest of fairness (something Sassco hold dear) we've decided to have a set number of challenges between both of them in skill and knowledge. The loser will have to wear the number 12 shirt, or another free number.

Skill

  • Keepy ups - at least 10.
  • Heady ups - at least 6.
  • Hit a spot on a wall from a dead ball.
  • Get the ball past Davinder Sangha in a one-on-one situation.

Knowledge

  • Spell a word.
  • Calculate a maths question.
  • A previous England based World Cup question.
  • A question on Sassco.

The challenge is likely to take place on the 29th May, before or after our basketball game against Sassco Knightflyers.

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