Mark Oxley Interview Part 1


Selsport and Hibernian goalkeeper Mark Oxley Interview – Part 1

After a hugely successful debut last weekend in which he scored the games winner, Selsport caught up with Hibernian new number 1 goalkeeper Mark Oxley.

First of all the minute quiz tell us your preference?
• Favourite Movie = Dumb and dumber
• Ideal Car = Mercedes G Wagon
• Favourite other sport = Darts
• Favourite holiday destination = New York

S – Your moving from England’s top flight to the Scottish Championship what can you tell us about the move?
MO – Good chance to play 1st team football at a big club with great setup up and management against good teams and looking forward to those big crowds against Rangers, Hearts among others.

S – We hear you were in Portugal when you heard about the interest?
MO – Yes, heard from my agent when in Portugal that there was interest then came to Hibs and looked round and took to the setup and manager straight away.

S – You were on a season long loan at Oldham and made 36 appearance, did this prove a valuable loan spell?
MO – Made 43 appearances actually haha including cup. Was great experience as first full season as no.1. Playing at anfield in cup great experience also.

S – Just testing! What are you most looking forward to North of the board?
MO – The chance to play different teams and there way of playing football and big teams like I said Rangers and Hearts, not so much looking forward to the winter weather haha.

S – What can we expect from Hull this year?
MO – Hope hull have a good year great opportunity for the lads to play in Europa league and build on last years finish in Prem.

S – Did you watch much of the World Cup? What games and players stood out for you?
MO – Neuer was a big stand out showed how well he can perform on the world stage and has now if not before put himself up there with the best in the world.

Thanks to Mark for talking to us – watch this space for part 2 of the interview.