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In The Spotlight: Luke Higham

19 April 2016

Get To Know The Defender

Since making his Football League debut against Coventry City last month, Luke Higham hasn't missed a minute of action for Blackpool.

The young left-back is now up to 11 appearances for the season and sits down to shed some more light on himself. 

If you were the dressing room DJ, what three songs would be on your pre-match playlist?
Love Me by Lil Wayne, Summer Sixteen by Drake and Jumpman by Future.    

What is your favourite piece of football memorabilia that you own?
My debut shirt from the Port Vale game, everyone signed it and it’s in a frame. 

What is your favourite away stadium to play at?
I’d probably say Wigan’s DW Stadium.  

What is the biggest name in your phonebook?
Either Jarrett Rivers or Phil Horner.

What can you remember about your first job?
I got my scholarship at Blackpool straight from school.

To date, what is your most embarrassing moment in football? 
Getting booked for diving on my debut at Port Vale. He fouled me but the referee said I dived and gave me a yellow. 

What is the best sporting event that you’ve watched live?
I was at the Manchester derby when Wayne Rooney scored the overhead kick. 

What were your first pair of football boots?
Nike Tiempos, all black. 

What TV series are you addicted to currently?
The Sopranos.

Including yourself, what four players in world football would be in your 5-a-side team?
David de Gea, Nemanja Vidic, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

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