Alan Rutherford – Blyth AFC Physio – AKA ‘Ruff’
Manager says: “Ruff has been with the club since day one. A character in the dressing room as we ass a top physio.”
Tell us about your physio/football career:
Morpeth Town in the 1980’s and then been involved with Blyth ever since and its been great to have been with the club from Alliance to their first time in the Northern League last season
Day time job:
Director at my own business
Sum yourself up in three words…
Fun, passionate, hard
Best known for:
In my playing days, no nonsense tackling.
What brought you to join Blyth AFC?
After being involved with Blyth Town FC for 20 years, I wanted to be involved with new club Blyth AFC in what will be potentially an exciting and great journey to the top
To remain involved with Blyth AFC and help take the club to the highest level
What footballer do you admire/ aspire to be like?
Any other info:
I love a pint and the craic after each game with the team