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On the record with: Laura Bailey

January 7, 2017 6:00 AM

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 22:  Laura Bailey in action during the Western Bulldogs women's AFL training session at Maribyrnong College on November 22, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Daniel Pockett/AFL Media) - Western Bulldogs,Laura Bailey

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 22: Laura Bailey in action during the Western Bulldogs women's AFL training session at Maribyrnong College on November 22, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Daniel Pockett/AFL Media)

Name: Laura Bailey

Nickname: Bails

Instagram Handle: @lorabaylee33

Occupation: State Government of Victoria

Sporting highlight: Being drafted to the Western Bulldogs

If you weren't a footballer, what would you be doing: I would be travelling the world. Next place to travel is to America.

Motto you live by: "The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do" - Walter Bagehot

If you could ask one person to be your mentor, who would it be: Penny Taylor

Morning or night person: Night person

Preferred timeslot to ply matches: Twilight 4-7

Match day superstitions: First thing I do when I wake up is walk down to the beach and head into Kotch Lane Cafe in St Kilda for breakfast and coffee

Worst injury you have had: I had two months off last season in the VFL when I tore my abductor (groin) at a training session

How many texts would you send a day: 100

Phone app you couldn't live without: Instagram

Favourite sport other than footy: Basketball

Tea or coffee: Coffee

Savoury or sweet: Savoury

Go to pump up music pre-game: Holy Grail - Jay Z

Favourite movie: The Notebook

Favourite TV series: Orange is the New Black

If you could be on a TV series, what would it be: Orange is the New Black