Next under the spotlight for our weekly Meet the Academy series is Andrew Firth, a young goalkeeper learning his trade with Liverpool's U18s squad at the Kirkby complex.
The popular stopper has been with the Reds for eight years and regularly turns out for Neil Critchley's side, developing his all-round game between the posts to add to his natural shot-stopping ability.
In our exclusive Q&A below, Firth reveals the custodian that inspired him in childhood, the world-famous basketball player he would like to meet and much more...
Date of birth
September 26, 1996
Place of birth
Ripon, North Yorkshire
First team you played for?
When did you join Liverpool?
At U11 level
Who was your idol growing up?
Who did you support growing up?
Favourite sport other than football?
Snooker or golf
Favourite subject at school?
If you were not a footballer, what job would you like to do?
Person you'd like to meet?
What's on your iPod?
The Script and Drake
Steak and chips
Favourite holiday destination?
Who's the most skilful player at your level?
Which Liverpool player do you most admire?
Describe Liverpool in one word...
Ultimate dream in football?
To win the Champions League