Peter Tsekenis

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Peter Tsekenis
Personal information
Date of birth (1973-08-04) 4 August 1973 (age 46)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1991–1998 Sydney Olympic
2000–2004 Newcastle United 81 (5)
2004 Belmore Hercules 8 (0)
2004–2008 Bankstown City Lions
Total 89 (5)
National team
1996 Australia U23 2 (1)
Teams managed
2004–2010 Bankstown City Lions
2011–2013 Sydney Olympic
Marconi Stallions
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Peter Tsekenis (born 4 August 1973) is an Australian former professional soccer player who played as a defender and the current coach of Marconi Stallions.


Tsekenis played at club level for Sydney Olympic, Newcastle United and Belmore Hercules, before becoming player-manager of Bankstown City Lions.[1]

He also participated at the 1996 Summer Olympics.[2]

In 2011, Tsekenis returned to Sydney Olympic Football Club as coach of their first grade side.[3] By April 2019 he was coaching Marconi Stallions.[4]


  1. ^ "Tsaltas-Tyrell". Australian Player Database.
  2. ^ Peter TsekenisFIFA competition record
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 26 May 2012. Retrieved 9 July 2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ Boulous, Chris (15 April 2019). "'Clinical' Stallions". Fairfield City Champion.