Midfielder Liridon Krasniqi

  • Height 192cm
  • Weight 90kg
  • D.O.B. 1/1/92
Jersey Number
8

Biography

Having played for teams all through Europe and Asia, Kraniqi brings with him an adept level of technical skill and experience.

Having represented Albania U21’s, he is a strong and fierce midfielder with great athleticism and a tireless work ethic.

‘Liri' as his teammates know him, has a strong presence in the sheds and is committed to expanding his game.

His towering figure poses a great threat through the heart of midfield as well as in the air and his presence is one that would be feared by any defence.

QUESTION AND ANSWER:

What is your hidden talent … 6 languages: Greek/Spanish/German/English/Albanian/Turkish

What would you be doing (job-wise) if you weren’t a professional footballer… I would be an entertainer

Favourite childhood footballing memory… Playing football with ‘BuntKicktGut’  an intercultural street football league for children and young people. It was amazing playing with all types of people, there was no rich and no poor, just people playing football

Who’s the untidiest teammate at the Jets… Ali Abbas

Who do you think is the best dressed in the team… Besides myself Kosta

Who do you think is the worst dressed in the team… Kanta

What’s your go-to karaoke song… P Diddy - I’ll be missing you

If you could have any three dinner guests dead or alive, who would they be and why… Ronaldinho, Alicia Keys and Alberto, my old friend

If you were down to your last $20 what would you spend it on and why … SIM card bottle and a bottle of water

Favourite Holiday destination … Los Angeles

Favourite food… Would have to be Pide

Does sauce go in the fridge or the cupboard... Cupboard

Favourite sport other than football… Tennis or Basketball

What are three things on your bucket-list … Get married, Snorkel Great Barrier Reef and watch a sunset in Bali with my family

Who is your celebrity crush… Halle berry

What’s your signature dish in the kitchen… Pasta

A-League 2019/20