Meet Renegade GK Pro Wilberth Hernandez
Sponsorship has become a critical element of Renegade GK's brand reputation. Accordingly, we concentrate on those individuals who perform under the bright lights and act as special champions for the brand due to their outstanding performance, success, and charisma.
Meet one of our newest RGK Pros, Wilberth Hernandez. Wilberth hails from El Salvador and currently plays for Club Deportivo FAS.
Here's what Wilberth had to say about Renegade GK when we sat down to chat about adding him to our Pro Team!
We always like to have a bit of fun with our new Pros and see if we can make them crack a smile first. Here are a few fun ones from our quickfire questions that really get to the core of what makes Wilberth a true Renegade!
Q: Favorite food?
Q: Favorite pro team to follow?
A: FC Barcelona
Q: If you could play for any club in the world which would it be?
A: My dream is to be part of FC Barcelona
Q: Favorite goalkeeper of all time?
A: Marc Andre Ter Stegen
Q: Do you have any pregame rituals?
A: I would look up to the sky and pray.
Once we’ve all loosened up a bit we dig into the journey that led Wilberth to our brand. At Renegade GK we enjoy getting to know our team members, the challenges they’ve faced, the obstacles they’ve overcome. To be an RGK Pro is more than just what you do on the pitch under the bright lights. What sets RGK Pro’s apart from the crowd is what they do in silence, the relentless pursuit of perfection.
Q: Why did you want to be sponsored by Renegade GK?
A: I like the brand, the gloves scream of confidence which I know I would feel while wearing them.
Q: Give us a bit of background around your playing history.
A: I used to play with CD Dragon during the year 2016, then transferred to Pasaquina FC last year 2018 and got the spot for a goalkeeper with CD FAS this year 2019
Q: Do you have a favorite quote or inspirational saying that gets you through hard times in net?
A: I like a phrase by Miguel de Cervantes: "Trust in time, it usually gives sweet solutions to bitter difficulties."
Q: What are your dreams as a goalkeeper?
A: To be part of the my dream team, FC Barcelona
Q: What’s one thing about goalkeeping you wish you knew when you started?
A: The big responsibility for playing with the best team in El Salvador
Q: Let’s get vulnerable, don’t worry we won’t share this with next Saturday’s opponent. One thing you struggle with in goal today?
A: That would be leaving the area and to catch air balls.
Q: Describe the best save you’ve ever made?
A: In 2017 while playing with Dragon in front of Alianza, at the Cuscatlan stadium, I was able to do 3 consecutive catches at a rival teams stadium. By the end of the game, all my teammates and technicians of the other team congratulated me.
As we wrap up with Wilberth, please join us in welcoming him to the team! Don’t forget, for more information, or to keep up with all your RGK Pros, we will be posting regular updates and highlights pitchside as we follow Wilberth and all our Pros this season