💬 Jonny Maxted: "It is a tight-knit group and that is what you want in a football team.”
Born in Tadcaster, North Yorkshire, Jonny Maxted is 300 miles away from where he grew up, but Devon is already starting to feel a lot like home.
💬 Ben Seymour: "I owe a lot to the academy. They have brought me up to who I am today."
He has made the gap from youth and under-23s football to the rough and physical nature of Sky Bet League Two look jumpable, even though the comparison between the two is very wide.
💬 Alex Fisher: "I don’t think in football you can ever see the way. A lot of things can be very unpredictable."
When Exeter City fans arrive at Victoria Road for their second round Emirates FA Cup replay, they will have covered 344 miles - one the lengthiest journeys in English football - to support their team...
💬 Randell Williams: "I have done a lot of work with Wayne Carlisle, he has been a great mentor for me."
When Randell Williams raced onto a perfectly weighted through ball from Archie Collins in the last home league match against Plymouth Argyle - to then chip the keeper and score his first goal for the...
💬 Jake Taylor: “I would say I am two different characters on and off the pitch which isn’t a bad thing."
When Jake Taylor is out on the pitch in and Exeter City shirt - which on the basis of his appearances over the past two and a half seasons is a regular occurrence - he is never too far away from a...
💬 Dean Moxey: "It’s a great club to be at coming through."
Exeter City have been able to build themselves a positive reputation in recent years for their ability to nurture and give opportunities to young talent.
💬 Lewis Ward: "It’s nice to be a part of the dressing room and really feel at home."
In the summer transfer window there is always speculation among football fans about who will arrive at their club.
💬 Ryan Bowman: "As a striker you thrive off goals"
Following the end of the 2018/19 season, naturally there was a disappointment that the Grecians' season had ended earlier than they'd hoped.
💬 Donovan Wilson: "It’s good to adapt and see how you do in that circumstance."
Going out on loan can be tough for young footballers.
💬 Troy Brown: "I am just happy to be training every day, feeling like an athlete and being out there."
“It was November 25, 2017, against Accrington Stanley in the 14th minute,” says Troy Brown when asked to recall the challenge that led to an injury nightmare that would last for one year, three months...
💬 Matt Jay: "It’s been good to get some more game time and help the team where I can."
It's hard to believe that it's been six years since Matt Jay first turned out for the Grecians.