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13 May 2014

We get to know the inside story on Town stopper, Dean Gerken, in our summer feature

Team supported as a boy?

West Ham.

Footballing hero?

Edwin van der Sar.

Pre-match meal?

Chicken and pasta.

Best match ever watched?

Liverpool beating Milan in the Champions League final.

World Cup winners 2014?


Highlight of your career so far?

Winning promotion.

Best banter at the Club?

Woody or Hunty.

Favourite sport other than football?


Pre-match rituals or superstitions?

Total silence.

Best piece of advice you have ever been given?

Play each game on its own.

Favourite film?

True Romance.

Someone you admire?

My missus and the kids.

Best goal you have ever scored at any level?


Favourite song?

Don’t Look Back Into The Sun by The Libertines.

If you were stuck on a desert island with three people, who would you choose?

My missus and the kids.

Favourite foreign team?


One person you follow on Twitter?

I don’t.

Job you would liked to have done if not a footballer?

I don’t want to think about that, I haven’t a clue.

What item can’t you live without and why?

Music. It’s a massive part of my everyday life for me.

Three words to describe you?

One word – awesome!

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