Player Profile – Dom Preece
NAME: Dom Preee
POSITION: Centre Mid
BIRTH DATE: 19 03 1990
BIRTH PLACE: Petersfield, Hampshire
PREVIOUS CLUBS: Petersfield Town, South Harting
1. Tell us who you are outside of the club. What do you do, how would you describe yourself?
Pretty standard 27 year old – I seem to spend a lot more time working than I do enjoying life.
2. How did you end up at Merton FC?
I am a good friend of Oli Ross. He recommended I attended pre-season and the rest is history.
3. What do you like most about Merton FC?
Never felt intimidated when I first arrived unlike at other teams who were dominated with big egos. Everyone is given a chance to prove themselves.
4. If you could play for a professional team, which would be it and why?
Newcastle. Childhood fan. I think I would have had a decent partnership with Alan Shearer
5. Do you have any pre-match rituals or superstitions?
Not really, no.
6. Lastly, share us your goals/expectations for the season.
To become a consistent starter for the seconds and aim for a promotion.
Favourite Player (at Merton, or in professional football): Pavel Nedved. Great hair and unreal with both feet
Childhood Team: Newcastle
Favourite team in the UK: Newcastle
Favourite team outside the UK: AC Milan
Childhood Hero: Shearer
Favourite Food: Italian cuisine in general
Favourite Drink: Rum and ginger beer
Favourite Band: don’t really have a favourite. Five were pretty decent back in the day