Not to be confused with Craig Goodwin (English footballer).
Goodwin playing for Newcastle Jets !Newcastle Jets in 2012
Craig Alexander Goodwin
Date of birth
(1991-12-16) 16 December 1991 (age 25)
Place of birth
1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Left Winger / left back
Munno Para City
Melbourne Heart !Melbourne Heart
Newcastle Jets !Newcastle Jets
Adelaide United !Adelaide United
* 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.
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
5 External links
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.
On 2 September 2011 it was announced he had signed with the Melbourne Heart youth team who play in the National Youth League. 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.
On 7 May 2012 it was announced he had signed a two-year contract with A-League club Newcastle Jets. At Newcastle, Goodwin is known for his finishing and accurate crossing, which benefits strikers