Paul Izzo

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Paul Izzo
Paul Izzo 2013.jpg
Izzo with the Young Socceroos in 2013
Personal information
Full name Paul David Izzo[1]
Date of birth (1995-01-06) 6 January 1995 (age 20)
Place of birth Adelaide, Australia
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Central Coast Mariners
Youth career
Campbelltown City
2010–2011 A.I.S.
2011–2012 Adelaide United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2015 Adelaide United 6 (0)
2015– Central Coast Mariners 0 (0)
National team
Australia U17
2011– Australia U20 15 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 July 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17 July 2014

Paul David Izzo (Italian pronunciation: [ˈpul ˈitsˈɔ]) (born 6 January 1995) is an Australian professional football (soccer) player, who currently plays as a goalkeeper for Central Coast Mariners in the A-League.

Izzo played youth football at the Australian Institute of Sport before making his professional debut for Adelaide United. In 2015, he joined Central Coast Mariners.

He has appeared numerous times for the Australian under-20 side.

Club career[edit]

Adelaide United[edit]

Izzo made his professional debut against the Central Coast Mariners away at Bluetongue Stadium on the 1st of December 2012, replacing Eugene Galeković who was unavailable as a result of international duties. His first home game appearance for Adelaide United was against Melbourne Victory on the 7th of December 2012.[2][3][4]

Central Coast Mariners[edit]

Izzo was released by Adelaide United on 8 July 2015, and subsequently signed with the Mariners for two years.[5]

International career[edit]

Izzo represented Australia at U20 level at the 2012 AFC U-19 Championship in United Arab Emirates.

Career statistics[edit]

As of 11 July 2015[6]
Club Season Division League1 Cup International2 Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Adelaide United 2011–12 A-League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012–13 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2013–14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014–15 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 0
Total 6 0 1 0 0 0 7 0
Central Coast Mariners 2015–16 A-League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Total 6 0 1 0 0 0 7 0

1 - includes A-League final series statistics
2 - AFC Champions League statistics are included in season ending during group stages (i.e. ACL 2012 and A-League season 2011–12 etc.)

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Adelaide United

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Players — 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de Football Association. Retrieved 22 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "Paul Izzo". footballaustralia.com.au. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Paul Izzo". worldfootball.net. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 
  4. ^ "Adelaide United FC vs Melbourne Victory FC: Team lineup". footballaustralia.com.au. Retrieved 16 December 2012. 
  5. ^ "Izzo inks with Mariners". Central Coast Mariners. 8 July 2015. Retrieved 8 July 2015. 
  6. ^ "Paul Izzo (Adelaide United)". Ultimate A-League.