Getting to know: David Milinkovic

Getting to know, presented by GE Appliances: David Milinković

He quickly endeared himself to the BC Place crowd with a dazzling assist in his MLS debut in the 2020 season opener.

In this week's edition of Getting to Know, presented by GE Appliances, we learn more about David Milinković.

Who was your favourite soccer player growing up?

My favourite player is French international winger Franck Ribéry. 

If you weren’t a soccer player what would you be?

I would've wanted to become a pilot.

What’s the website or app you visit the most?


Which actor would you pick to play yourself in a movie about your life?

Gad Elmaleh, a French-Moroccan stand-up comedian.

What’s your go-to quarantine meal?

My favourite during the lockdown has been chicken and rice.

What's your favourite TV show?

Téléfoot, a football show on French TV.

What's your guilty pleasure?


What's a nickname that your teammates have called you?

Mister Oulala. 

What’s the biggest challenge you’ve had to go through in your career?

Last year at Hull, I had a challenging time. 

Which MLS player would you want to swap jerseys with?

I would have liked to swap my shirt with Zlatan but unfortunately he is no longer there.

What are you most proud of?

My wife, my baby, and my team.