"Profile of a Southern Hibby"

Mike Gorrie

Name Mike Gorrie
Birthplace/Date Coruna Place(off Bonnington Road), Leith - 1960
Primary School St.Mary's, Leith, St.Columbas, Largs
Secondary School St. Joseph's College, Dumfries
First Hibs match v Ujpest Doza, Cup Winners Cup, 196...
How long a member of London Hibs 3 Months
How did you find out about London Hibs Internet
Favourite all time Hibs Player 1st.Alex Cropley/Peter Marinello/Alan Gordon
Most memorable Game Hibs v Leeds 0-0
How often do you get to games Once every three months or so
When did you leave Scotland? (If applicable) 1979
Why do you live in the South? Work
Favourite English team Watford
Lowest moment following Hibs? When as a young boy I realised that we were a selling club( Cormack, Marinello, Cropley, Brownlie etc.) and that I would never see the mighty Hibs lift a European trophy or win the league
Best Hibs goal? The first home goal after the Mercer fiasco ( I do not know who it was against or who scored it but I was there and it felt brilliant
What is the best thing about being a Hibby? Getting pleasure in small doses ( wouldn't it be boring winning every week)
Proudest moment following Hibs? Darren Jackson's wonder goal for Scotland as I was so proud telling my English pals(?) that he was a Hibby.
How did you become a Hibby? Basically my Father met my Mother and the rest is history.