The city of Mosul has a long established community of Chaldean Catholics.
He played in the third round tie in the 2009–10 League Cup against Southend United.
During the 2007–08 season, Featherstone featured as a second-half substitute for Hull City against Chelsea in the third round of the League Cup.On 1 February 2010, Featherstone returned to Hull early having asked to have his loan contract cut short, down to the fact he had fallen out of contention at Grimsby, having made only one appearance for The Mariners in his second loan spell.Following the conclusion of the 2011–12 season which saw Hereford relegated to the Conference National division, Featherstone seemingly departed United having failed to respond to the clubs offer of a new contract. He signed with The Saddlers on 6 August after impressing on trial with the West Midlands club.On 19 August 2014, it was announced that Featherstone had joined Football League One side Scunthorpe United on a "week to week" deal. Also known as Paul Faraj Rahho and Paulos Faradsch Raho, he was an ethnic Assyrian, born in Mosul, where he lived almost his entire life.
After starring for the youth and reserve teams, he made his first team debut against Burnley on 30 December 2006, coming on as a late substitute.
He was one of the nominees for the 'Wickes Young Apprentice Trophy' in 2007.
Nicky Lee Featherstone (born 22 September 1988) is an English professional footballer who plays as midfielder for League Two side Hartlepool United.
He is also capable of playing as a winger and has previously played for Hull City, Grimsby Town, Hereford United, Walsall, Scunthorpe United and Harrogate Town.
Born in Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, Featherstone is a striker who came through the Hull City's youth structure.
He joined the Centre of Excellence at the age of eight and, along with Will Atkinson, James Bennett and Matty Plummer, penned a two-and-a-half-year professional deal with the club in December 2006.