D.C. United Soccer player Christian Gomez is the fifth athlete that will be featured in Ask, Listen, Learn ads appearing in Nickelodeon Magazine throughout 2009. We interviewed Christian about living a healthy and active lifestyle. Here is a sneak peak:

Q: What makes you happy?

A: Winning makes me happy especially when we play really well. Also, entering into the field and seeing a full soccer stadium makes me happy.

Q: What is your favorite food?

A: Bar-B-Que and country fried steak with french fries.

Q: Did you ever have to give up partying with friends to play soccer at such a high level?

A: I remember playing at age 17, when friends were going out and having fun, and I wasn't part of it because I was at a match. Because I knew who I was… For the rest of Christian's answer and to read the full interview in English AND Spanish visit www.asklistenlearn.com.