Sliema Hotsticks Hockey Club

Manuel Imbroll

Date of birth:manuel

25th December 1975


Place of Birth:

Attard, Malta.


Which roles did you serve within the club?

Juniors & Seniors Coach, Club Secretary, Treasurer and Club President.


What got you started and where?

I always loved team sports. When my uncle, Tony Caruana Smith, introduced hockey at my school, I simply wanted to try it out.


At what age did you start?

At the age of 10.


What made you join Hotsticks?

With relatives playing for the club, the choice was quite simple.


What is your biggest accomplishment in your sport?

As a player, winning the National League. As a coach, every time a young player made it to the senior team.


Who do you believe were the 3 most important persons who helped you in the game?

  • Mr. Tony Caruana Smith.


What and how has hockey contributed to your social and working life?

For at least 20 years, hockey was on my mind 247. It was what mattered.


What things do you not like to do?

Washing clothes and dishes.


Who is your role model, and why?

There are no role models. I appreciate all those who dedicate their time for others.


What was the best advice you were ever given?

Not to eat too many chocolates.


What do you treasure most in your life?

Family and friends (MDATMMFBDVMZMK).


What are your plans for the future?

Tackle my bucket list.