Will Schofield

Will Schofield

  • Full Name: Will Schofield
  • DOB: 24/01/1989
  • Place of birth: Victoria
  • Original Team: Geelong Falcons
  • Draft: #50 2006 National Draft, West Coast
  • Height/Weight: 196/91
  • Position(s): Defender

A gutsy, versatile defender, Schofield has become a key in the Eagles defence; this is also due to his speed and courage. Schofield has tried his hand at restaurant reviewing for WA Today off the field and he’s been a West Coast delegate since 2012.

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Q&A with Will Schofield

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As well as playing great footy, I’d like to be remembered for:
My singing ability

Most memorable victory (AFL or non-AFL):
Semi-final, 2011 v Carlton

Most admired player at another club:
Matt Spangher

Favourite ground to play on:
Patersons Stadium

Best part about training:
Ice baths

Weights or running:
Running

What would you prefer – mark of the year or goal of the year:
Mark

Which skill do you need to most work on:
Tackling

You are running 30 minutes late to an early morning beach recovery session. What’s your excuse:
As I’m pushing my own car into the car park, “My battery went flat.”

Favourite meal the night before a game:
Pasta

What music helps you get ‘in the zone’ before a game:
Any music that makes me happy

One thing you would change about the world:
The cost of travel

PlayStation or Xbox? And what’s your favourite game:
PS, Call of Duty MW3

Who would win MasterChef at your club? And what’s their signature dish:
Andrew Embley, nachos

What’s your favourite dance move:
The grasshopper

What is your favourite holiday destination in Australia:
Mount Hotham

Where would you recommend visiting within your state:
Leederville