Newsletter Exclusive: Michael Obafemi

By SFC Media time Tue 13 Mar Michael Obafemi
Photo by James Bridle | Michael Obafemi

Following his match-winning brace against Norwich in Premier League 2 last night, we caught up with teenage striker Michael Obafemi in an exclusive first-look feature for Season Ticket Holders and Official Members…

20 questions with… Michael Obafemi

1. I grew up in… London
2. My best mate at the club is… Jonathan Afolabi
3. The best dish I can cook is… Nothing!
4. The biggest influence on my career has been… My mum
5. If I could choose any actor to play me in a film… Denzel Washington
6. My teammates would describe me as… Funny
7. If I could achieve anything in football… Score 100 Premier League goals
8. My favourite app on my phone is… Snapchat
9. My initiation song would be… Something by Whitney Houston
10. My favourite film is… The Equalizer
11. My worst habit is… Biting my nails
12. If I wasn’t a footballer, I would be… A sprinter
13. I get most irritated by… Loud eating
14. The best advice I’ve received is… Play your best and work your hardest
15. My best footballing attribute is… My pace
16. My favourite thing about football is… The winning feeling
17. My favourite other sport is… Basketball
18. My football hero was… Thierry Henry
19. My ideal holiday destination would be… The Maldives
20. My favourite TV programme is… SpongeBob

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