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Sanchez Payne

Born and raised in Chapeltown, Sanchez has represented Leeds in many capacities.

A former professional football player, Sanchez has played for both Leeds City Boys and Leeds United. Recently, Sanchez has moved on to work in the media and hosts his own show “Backstage” on Wednesdays on BBC Radio Leeds.

Sanchez has been involved in Leeds 2023 since the beginning as a member of the young people’s group Think Leeds 2023.