George Slifkas

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George Slifkas
Personal information
Full name George Slifkas
Date of birth (1969-10-18) 18 October 1969 (age 47)
Place of birth Australia
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–1990 Preston Lions 24 (0)
1990–1993 Heidelberg United 60 (1)
1993 Thomastown Zebras 9 (0)
1993–1996 West Adelaide 47 (1)
1996 Bulleen Zebras 17 (1)
1997 Heidelberg United 15 (2)
1998–2000 Thomastown Zebras 57 (2)
2001–2002 Preston Lions 10 (0)
National team
1993 Australia 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

George Slifkas (born 18 October 1969) is an Australian former association football player.

Playing career[edit]

Club career[edit]

Slifkas played for Preston Makedonia, Heidelberg United and West Adelaide in the National Soccer League in the late 1980s and early 1990s. From the mid-1990s he dropped down to the Victorian Premier League where he played for the Bulleen Lions, the Thomastown Zebras and the Melbourne Raiders.[1]

International career[edit]

At the 1992 Barcelona Olympics Slifkas played four matches as Australia placed fourth.[2]

In 1993 Slifkas made his first and only international appearance for Australia as a substitute in a match against South Korea.[3]


  1. ^ "Slifkas, George". Australian Player Database. OzFootball. Retrieved 29 December 2010. 
  2. ^ "FIFA Player Statistics: SLIFKAS, George". FIFA. Retrieved 29 December 2010. 
  3. ^ The Australian National Men’s Football Team: Caps And Captains. Football Federation Australia.