Joe Allen talks about his lack of height

September 9, 2012
  Liverpool midfielder Joe Allen talks about how he overcame his fear that he was never going to make it as a professional footballer due to his height. At only 5’6 Allen is one of the shortest players in the Premiership. You would not now that it was ever a concern for the young Welshman when you watch how well he holds the ball, and hardly ever makes a mistake. Talking about his height Allen said:"It (height) might have been an issue for other people but never for me," he said. "It was something I had to fight against but I wasn't really bothered.... Read more...