Player Profile – Michael Gubby
NAME: Michael Gubby
POSITION: GK (with the odd cameo on field)
BIRTH DATE: 10th May 1993
BIRTH PLACE: Basingstoke
PREVIOUS CLUBS: Various teams closer to home
1. Tell us who you are outside of the club. What do you do, how would you describe yourself?
I’m a product manager for BT, managing the process of changing prices that our customer’s pay. Outside of that im a lot less boring…
Love listening to music and going to gigs of various genres and watching and playing a variety of sports. Oh and getting drunk quite often with friends
2. How did you end up at Merton FC?
Through a few friends who work at BT with me and play for Merton
3. What was your best moment in your MFC career till now?
Picking up MOTM and DOTD on debut (for the 3s)
4. If you could play for a professional team, which would be it and why?
I would play for Man United. Been a fan since my dad made me a fan as a young kid
5. Do you have any pre-match rituals or superstitions?
Always put my gloves on last…
6. Lastly, share us your goals/expectations for the season.
I would love a clean sheet or a point at all on the goalkeepers Golden Glove table
Player of the season (at Merton, or in professional football): Zlatan!
Childhood Team: Man United
Favourite team in the UK: Man United
Favourite team outside the UK: The Burkina Faso national team
Childhood Hero: Peter Schmeichel
Favourite Food: Nachos
Favourite Drink: Cherry Coke
Favourite Band: Foals