Fausto De Amicis

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Fausto De Amicis
Personal information
Date of birth (1968-06-26) 26 June 1968 (age 48)
Place of birth Melbourne, Australia
Playing position Defender
Youth career
Brunswick Juventus
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1996 Melbourne Knights 47 (2)
1996–2003 South Melbourne 174 (2)
2005 Heidelberg United 28 (0)
National team
1998–2002 Australia Australia 13 (2)
Teams managed
2017– Moreland Zebras
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Fausto De Amicis (born 26 June 1968) is an Australian former soccer player. He was a member of the Australian national team that scored a record 31 goals against American Samoa in a FIFA World Cup qualifier.[1] Overall, De Amicis was involved in four National Soccer League title winning sides, twice with the Melbourne Knights, and twice with South Melbourne. In the latter's 1998 Grand Final win over Carlton, De Amicis was awarded the Joe Marston Medal for best afield.

Coaching career[edit]

After the departure of Moreland Zebras senior head coach Danny Gnjidic at the end of the 2016 NPL2 West season, the club appointed former player De Amicis as the new manager.[2]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ FIFA.com Archived 2 February 2009 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "NEWS: COACHING ANNOUNCEMENT". Moreland Zebras Football Club. Retrieved 13 October 2016.