Danny Invincibile

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Danny Invincibile
Danny Invincibile 2012.jpg
Invincible at Army United in 2012
Personal information
Full name Danny Invincibile
Date of birth (1979-03-31) 31 March 1979 (age 38)
Place of birth Brisbane, Australia
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Attacking Midfielder / Right winger / Striker
Number 11
Youth career
1996 QAS
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1997–1998 Brisbane Strikers 5 (1)
1998–2000 Marconi Stallions 39 (2)
2000–2003 Swindon Town 128 (22)
2003–2011 Kilmarnock 199 (32)
2011 St Johnstone 10 (1)
2011–2012 Ermis Aradippou 9 (0)
2012–2013 Army United 11 (2)
National team
1998–1999 Australia U-20
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:15, 8 June 2013 (UTC).

Daniele "Danny" Invincibile (born 31 March 1979 in Brisbane)[1] is an Australian footballer who currently plays for Army United F.C. in the Thai Premier League.

Club career[edit]

Invincibile attended Payne Road Primary School, Brisbane, Australia. His clubs in Australia included The Gap, Taringa Rovers, Brisbane Strikers and the Marconi Stallions. He was selected in the Australian under-20s team and was a member of the Queensland Academy of Sport.[2]

Swindon Town[edit]

Invincible scored a total of 24 goals while at Swindon Town.[3] His most important was an injury-time winner against Peterborough United that effectively saved Swindon from relegation in the 2000–01 season.[4]

Kilmarnock[edit]

On 24 July 2003, Invincible was signed as a free agent by Jim Jefferies on a one-year deal.[5] He was troubled by injuries in his first season, but went on to make 21 appearances and score five goals. He played the roles of winger or striker, and wore the number 11 shirt.[2]

In April 2006, Invincibile turned down the chance to return to the Australian National League by refusing an offer from A-League team Melbourne Victory.[6]

In November 2006, he helped Kilmarnock into the semi-finals of the CIS Insurance League Cup by curling home the winner in a 3–2 victory over Motherwell.[7]

In the final league match of the 2008-09 season, Invincibile scored the opening goal for Kilmarnock in the away match against Motherwell, and he finished with 8 goals for the season

On 31 January 2011, it was reported that Kilmarnock released Invincibile from his contract.[8]

St Johnstone[edit]

On 25 February 2011, he joined St Johnstone on a short term contract.[9]

Army United[edit]

In January 2012, he joined Thai Premier League team Army United.[10]

Dundee FC[edit]

On 2 July 2015, Invincible returned to Scotland to train with Dundee F.C with a view to a contract. He was named on the bench for a behind closed door friendly with Queen of The South.

International career[edit]

On 26 August 2009, Invincible was named in the Australian squad for a friendly against South Korea, which was played on 5 September in Seoul, South Korea.

Career statistics[edit]

As of 30 April 2011

[11]

Club performance League Cup League Cup Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Australia League Cup League Cup Total
1997–98 Brisbane Strikers National Soccer League 5 1 - - 5 1
1998–99 Marconi Stallions 7 0 - - 7 0
1999–2000 32 2 - - 32 2
England League FA Cup League Cup Total
2000–01 Swindon Town Second Division 42 9 3 0 2 1 47 10
2001–02 44 6 3 2 2 0 49 8
2002–03 42 7 2 0 - 44 7
Scotland League Scottish Cup League Cup Total
2003–04 Kilmarnock Premier League 22 5 2 0 - 24 5
2004–05 31 7 3 0 2 2 36 9
2005–06 37 7 - 2 1 39 8
2006–07 25 2 1 0 2 1 28 3
2007–08 27 3 2 0 1 0 30 3
2008–09 25 6 2 0 2 1 29 7
2009–10 25 2 2 0 2 0 29 2
2010–11 7 0 0 0 2 0 9 0
St Johnstone 9 0 3 1 0 0 12 1
Cyprus League Cypriot Cup League Cup Total
2011–12 Ermis Aradippou Cypriot First Division 9 0 ? ? - 9 0
2012–13 Army United Thailand Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total Australia 44 3 0 0 0 0 44 3
England 128 22 8 2 4 1 140 25
Scotland 208 32 15 1 13 5 236 38
Cyprus 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
Career total 389 57 23 3 17 6 429 66

References[edit]

  1. ^ Danny Invincibile World Soccer Stats. Retrieved 29 December 2006.
  2. ^ a b Player Profile: Danny Invincibile killiefc.com. Retrieved 29 December 2006.
  3. ^ Statistics Official Website. Retrieved 29 December 2006.
  4. ^ Swindon-Peterborough BBC Sport Website.
  5. ^ Danny Invincible swindon-town-fc.co.uk. Retrieved 16 August 2009.
  6. ^ Invincibile rebuffs Victory Special Broadcasting Service, 13 April 2006. Retrieved 29 December 2006.
  7. ^ Kilmarnock 3–2 Motherwell BBC Sport Online. 7 November 2006. Retrieved 29 December 2006.
  8. ^ "Invincibile & Combe leave Killie". BBC News. 31 January 2011. 
  9. ^ "BBC News Invincible Joins St Johnstone". 25 February 2011. Retrieved 25 February 2011. 
  10. ^ 2009, Thai Football | since. "Army United officialy unveil signings - Thai Football | since 2009". www.thai-fussball.com. Retrieved 2017-04-25. 
  11. ^ "Official Website of Kilmarnock FC". www.kilmarnockfc.premiumtv.co.uk. Retrieved 2017-04-25. 

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