Quality Time, presented by GE Appliances: Andrés Cubas


He's a big "Fast And Furious" fan who loves spending time with his family.

In this edition of "Quality Time", presented by GE Appliances, we catch up with Designated Player midfielder Andrés Cubas.

What’s your hometown (or country) known for?

I’m from Aristóbulo Del Valle, Argentina, it’s a place where there’s a lot of green, lots of touristic things to do but probably the most popular place there are the Iguazu Falls, it has an incredible view.

What do you love most about Vancouver?

From what I’ve seen, the quality of life, it’s a beautiful city with lots of things to do.

Who’s one celebrity you’d most like to meet?

Vin Diesel, I’m a fan of the “Fast And Furious” movies.

If you had to swap places with a teammate for a day, who would you choose?

Ryan Gauld, I like the areas where he plays, he plays with a lot of freedom, gets a lot of the ball and makes a great pass as well.

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

Be able to fly.

Describe your dream home.

A mansion with everything, with a pool, with a pitch, with a theatre.

What do you think you will do once your playing days are over?

I haven’t thought it about too much, but I’d like to spend some time with my family to make up for the time you lose a little bit with football and then after I’ll see what I do, probably something related to football.

What’s your favourite genre of music?

Reggaeton and Cumbia.

What’s your favourite movie?

“Fast And Furious 5”

Describe your dream vacation.

I always enjoy going back home but there’s a lot of places in the world I’d like to get know, some of them would be the Caribbean and Mexico.

What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?

Without a doubt the best advice that my father gave me and continues to give me is to always keep a hard-working mentality and always show respect to everything, while being a good person.

What’s the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning?

I have wash my face, brush my teeth and change to go to training.

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Steak with mashed potatoes.

What would the title of your autobiography be?

The Ideas of Andrés.

What’s the strangest job you’ve ever had?

Only job I’ve ever had is playing soccer.

What is your cellphone wallpaper?

The lock screen is a photo of my son and the home screen is a photo of my family.

What’s the quirkiest thing about you?

I like to see which new car models come out and how they all work.