|Full name||Michael Petersen|
|Date of birth||6 May 1965|
|Place of birth||Melbourne, Australia|
|2001||Auckland Football Kingz|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 September 2008|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 September 2008
Michael Petersen (born 6 May 1965) is an Australian former soccer player. He is an inductee of the Football Federation Australia - Football Hall of Fame.
He played nine seasons with South Melbourne between 1989 and 1997, winning the NSL Championship in 1991.
- "Slater & Johnston Head Hall Of Fame Inductees". Football Federation Australia. 21 September 2005. Archived from the original on 11 October 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2011.
- "Peterson, Mike". Australian Player Database. OzFootball. Retrieved 1 January 2011.
- "Team of the Century Midfielder Nominees". South Melbourne Official Website. South Melbourne FC. Archived from the original on 4 October 2009. Retrieved 1 January 2011.
- The Australian National Men's Football Team: Caps And Captains. Football Federation Australia.