Dimitri Petratos

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Dimitri Petratos
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Petratos playing for Sydney FC Youth in 2009
Personal information
Full name Dimitrios Pertratos
Date of birth (1992-11-10) 10 November 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder, Second striker
Club information
Current team
Brisbane Roar
Number 23
Youth career
Penrith Nepean United
2009 Sydney Olympic
2009–2010 Sydney FC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009 Penrith Nepean 17 (1)
2010–2012 Sydney FC 30 (5)
2010 Sydney Olympic (loan) 14 (1)
2013 Kelantan 5 (6)
2013– Brisbane Roar 26 (5)
National team
2008 Australia U-17 1 (1)
2009–2011 Australia U-20 9 (2)
2011– Australia U-23 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 October 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 4 December 2011

Dimitri Petratos (born 10 November 1992) is an Australian football (soccer) player who plays as an attacking midfielder for A-League club Brisbane Roar. Petratos is from Greek ancestry.

Club career[edit]

Sydney FC[edit]

Petratos made his debut as a substitute for Sydney FC in their Round 13, 1-0 victory over Newcastle Jets at the Sydney Football Stadium during the 2010-11 season. He played continually since his debut off the bench and was in the starting 11 in some games.[1] He scored his first senior A-League goal against Gold Coast United on 8 January 2011 which set Sydney on their way to a 2-0 victory.[2]

Sydney FC secured him to a new two-year professional contract on 13 January 2011, replacing his youth league contract.[3] Petratos secured his position as one of the brightest up and coming talents for Sydney, when he scored a brace against rivals Central Coast Mariners in a 2-2 draw at Bluetounge Stadium.[4] Petratos agent Hardy made a request to Sydney FC for him to be released, allowing him to pursue a move to Malaysian Super League Champions Kelantan.[5]

Kelantan[edit]

He moved to a Malaysia club, Kelantan for 2013 Malaysia Super League season. On 7 December 2012, Petratos made his debut for Kelantan playing against Perlis during pre-season friendly match. He scored one goal in that match that ended Kelantan won 5-0.[6] Petratos immediately had a very strong connection and passion with the fans and supporters and in the month of December 2012 continued his goal scoring form, scoring 4 goals in 4 games[7] he then scored another 2 goals against Penang FA on 24 December, to make his tally 6 goals in 5 games since joining Kelantan.[8]

As part of the 2013 AFC Cup squad, Petratos has played in three group stage matches against Maziya S&RC, Ayeyawady United and SHB Da Nang. He scored two goals against Ayeyawady in the second game to help The Red Warriors secure a vital win and 3 points.[9] He scored in the next match against SHB Da Nang in the 59th minute.[10]

Brisbane Roar[edit]

In June 2013, Petratos was signed by the Roar on a one year deal, along with former Melbourne Victory defensive midfielder Diogo Ferreira.[11][12][13]

On 26 December 2013, Petratos scored his first career hattrick against his former club Sydney FC.

Honours[edit]

With Australia:

Individual:

Club Career statistics[edit]

As of 16 March 2014
Club Season League1 Cup International2 Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Sydney FC 2010–11 16 3 0 0 4 0 20 3
2011–12 13 2 0 0 0 0 13 2
2012–13 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Total 30 5 0 0 4 0 34 5
Kelantan 2013 0 0 0 0 7 4 7 4
Total 0 0 0 0 7 4 7 4
Brisbane Roar 2013–14 21 4 0 0 0 0 21 4
Total 21 4 0 0 0 0 21 4
Career total 51 9 0 0 11 4 62 13

1 - includes A-League final series statistics
2 - AFC Champions League statistics are included in season commencing during group stages (i.e. ACL 2013 and A-League season 2012–2013 etc.)

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