Dion Valle

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Dion Valle
Personal information
Full name Dion Valle
Date of birth (1977-07-22) 22 July 1977 (age 37)
Place of birth Darwin, Australia
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Playing position Central defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1993–1995 Colo-Colo
1997 Jacksonville Cyclones
1999 Macarthur Rams 43 (1)
1999–2002 Perth Glory 37 (0)
2002–2003 Blacktown City Demons 24 (2)
2004–???? Marconi Stallions
National team
Chile U17
Chile U20
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 August 2007.
† Appearances (Goals).

Dion Valle (born 22 July 1977 in Darwin, Australia) is a Chilean-Australian footballer who plays for Marconi Stallions in the NSWPL.[citation needed]

He was a member of Chile's squads for the finals of the 1993 FIFA U-17 World Championship and the 1995 FIFA World Youth Championship.[1]

He played in the Chilean Primera División for Colo-Colo in 1995.[2] In January 1997, he became the first player signed by the newly-formed United States A-League club Jacksonville Cyclones.[3] He captained the club for the first quarter of the 1997 season before being released in May 1997.[4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dion Valle". FIFA. Retrieved 6 January 2015. 
  2. ^ Gómez Poblete, Manuel (27 July 2006). "Everton quiere romper con la maldición" [Everton want to break the curse]. La Estrella de Valparaíso (in Spanish). Retrieved 6 January 2015. 
  3. ^ "Viollet has praise for Cyclones signee". Florida Times-Union. January 7, 1997. 
  4. ^ "Cyclones still have no kick". Florida Times-Union. May 19, 1997. 
  5. ^ Needelman, Gary (13 April 1997). "Cyclones win opener, 3–1". Florida Times-Union. Retrieved 6 January 2015 – via NewsBank. 
  6. ^ Needelman, Gary (19 May 1997). "Montreal rips revamped Cyclones". Florida Times-Union. Retrieved 6 January 2015 – via NewsBank.