Name: Jaime Spataro
Place of Birth: Queens, NY
Current Residence: Queens, NY
Favorite Footy Team: Carlton and The New York Magpies
How did you get involved in footy?: I was at my local gym one day and saw Aussie Rules on the television and went home to see what this sport was all about. I discovered the New York Magpies online and decided to come down to one of the practices and have been hooked ever since.
What do you like most about footy?: The physicality, skill and stamina needed to play.
Aspirations: Win another National Championship with the Magpies!
Favorite Drink: Coopers
Favorite Food: Chicken Teriyaki
Favorite Movie: 300
Most Favorite Thing: Watching sports and hanging out with my friends.
Random Pieces of Info: I used to run track and play Hockey since I was 7 years old. I am currently attending Graduate school at Manhattan College for Environmental Engineering.
*Jaime seized the prestigious “Goal of the Year” award for a bomb he kicked during the Gotham Grand Final at Nationals.Â Who knew he could kick like that?