Craig Goodwin

Not to be confused with Craig Goodwin (English footballer).

Craig Goodwin

Goodwin playing for Newcastle Jets !Newcastle Jets in 2012

Personal information

Full name
Craig Alexander Goodwin

Date of birth
(1991-12-16) 16 December 1991 (age 25)

Place of birth
Adelaide, Australia

Height
1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)

Playing position
Left Winger / left back

Club information

Current team

Sparta Rotterdam

Number
16

Youth career

Munno Para City

Adelaide Raiders

Senior career*

Years
Team
Apps
(Gls)

2009–2010
Adelaide Raiders
33
(3)

2011
Oakleigh Cannons
19
(2)

2012
Melbourne Heart !Melbourne Heart
4
(0)

2012–2014
Newcastle Jets !Newcastle Jets
44
(5)

2014–2016
Adelaide United !Adelaide United
55
(10)

2016–
Sparta Rotterdam
10
(2)

National team‡

2012
Australia U-23
1
(0)

2013–
Australia
3
(0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 November 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 May 2016

Craig Alexander Goodwin (born 16 December 1991) is an Australian international football (soccer) player who plays as a winger for Sparta Rotterdam in the Eredivisie.
Goodwin has represented the Australian national team and has also previously appeared for the under-23 national side.

Contents

1 Club career

1.1 Early career
1.2 Melbourne Heart
1.3 Newcastle Jets
1.4 Adelaide United
1.5 Sparta Rotterdam

2 International career
3 Honours

3.1 Club
3.2 Individual

4 References
5 External links

Club career[edit]
Early career[edit]
He started his career playing for amateur club Munno Para City Football Club. He later signed for one of the top local Adelaide sides Adelaide Raiders who play in the South Australian Super League. After being cut during the Adelaide United youth team trials he moved to Melbourne where he signed with Victorian Premier League side Oakleigh Cannons.
Melbourne Heart[edit]
On 2 September 2011 it was announced he had signed with the Melbourne Heart youth team who play in the National Youth League.[1] He made his senior professional debut for Melbourne Heart during the 2011–12 A-League campaign in a round 19 fixture against Melbourne Victory in which he received the man of the match award.[2]
Newcastle Jets[edit]
On 7 May 2012 it was announced he had signed a two-year contract with A-League club Newcastle Jets.[3] At Newcastle, Goodwin is known for his finishing and accurate crossing, which benefits strikers