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Two Minutes with… Gavin Smith Jun 21, 2019

Name: Gavin Smith

 

Date of birth: 19/07/99

 

Height: 5’11”

 

From: Born in Newry, lived in Dundalk my whole life

 

Position: Centre Back

 

Occupation: Sales assistant in a retail job

 

Favourite player of all time? It would have to be Vidic, I grew up watching that United team and the man was just an absolute monster

 

Favourite meal? Never really been one for a starter, just like to get stuck straight into a good steak followed up by probably a chocolate brownie and some ice cream

 

Best pre-match breakfast as a player? I just keep it simple with a bowl of mixed fruits

 

How do you prepare for a game player? Preparing for a game is just the standard really. Make sure I’m eating well, stretching throughout the day before hand and most importantly getting proper nights sleep leading up to a game

 

Any lucky traditions? Lucky boxers hahaha, whatever ones I’m wearing for our first win tend to be the ones I wear for each game

 

Favourite book? Ashamed to say I’ve never read a book other than ones you had to answer questions on in school…

 

3 guests for dinner, dead or alive?

Joe Rogan, love his podcasts and could just talk to the man all day long without getting bored

Jimmy Carr, he’s absolutely hilarious and you need someone to be cracking jokes

Robert Downey jr because who wouldn’t want to have dinner with iron man

 

Football Honours?  Most notable football honor would be u19 Enda McGuill cup winner with Dundalk

 

Previous clubs? Quay Celtic, Shelbourne, Dundalk and Muirhevnamor