South Cardiff FC

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South Cardiff
South Cardiff logo
Full name South Cardiff Football Club
Nickname(s) Gunners, Southy
Founded 1964
Ground Jack Neave Field (Ulinga Oval)
Ground Coordinates 32°57′23″S 151°40′00″E / 32.956264°S 151.666667°E / -32.956264; 151.666667Coordinates: 32°57′23″S 151°40′00″E / 32.956264°S 151.666667°E / -32.956264; 151.666667
Head coach Greg Asquith
League Northern NSW State League Division 1
2015 NPL Northern NSW, 10th (relegated)
Website Club home page

South Cardiff Football Club is a semi-professional soccer club based in Cardiff South a suburb of Newcastle, Australia. The club was established in 1964 and currently competes in the National Premier Leagues Northern NSW.They are known as "The Gunners" after the nickname of London club Arsenal. The club has celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2014. South Cardiff were the first ever team to score in the national knockout competition the FFA CUP. In 2015, South Cardiff were relegated to the Northern NSW State League Division 1 for the 2016 season.


The club plays its home matches at Jack Neave Oval at the Ulinga Sposts Complex which is located at Cross Street South Cardiff postcode 2285. The Complex has four fields, two training and match, all with floodlights for night games and training.

Current squad[edit]

  • Senior Squad

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
20 Australia GK Jordan Griffiths
2 Chad DF Bray Smith
3 Germany DF Phillip Bures
4 Australia DF Mitchell Cook
5 Australia MF Nick Russell
6 Australia MF Daniel Johnson
7 Spain MF Nick Hills
8 Russia MF Jason Korotkich
9 Bosnia and Herzegovina FW Dino Fajković
10 Australia MF Jarryd Johnson
11 Australia FW James Byrnes
12 Australia FW Dean Kelley
17 Republic of Macedonia DF Ethan Robb
14 Australia MF Matt Wilesmith
1 Australia GK Mick Stafford
No. Position Player
1 Australia GK Mick Stafford
2 Australia DF Ben Hamilton
3 Australia DF Cameron Aspinall
4 Australia DF Luke Norgard (youth)
6 Australia MF Nick Harmond
7 Australia MF Nick Friend
8 Australia MF Matt Wilesmith
9 Australia MF Nathan Stevens (youth)
10 Australia FW Clinton Finlay
11 Australia FW Isaac Okumu
12 Australia FW Drew Chapman (youth)
13 Australia MF Bryn Fawkes (youth)
14 Australia MF Jarred Williams (youth)
15 Australia GK Brayden Spencer (youth)

Coaching staff[edit]

  • Manager: Greg Asquith
  • Assistant: Keelan Hamilton (Youth)

Club officials[edit]

  • President: Mike Ockislong
  • 'Vice-President: Ben Dover
  • Treasurer: Mario Hedenik
  • Committee: Brad Robb, Scott Stevens, Sean Fox, Jacqui Parkinson, Phil Parkinson, James Hedenik, Lynn Fox (Secretary), Scott Robertson, Kristine Stevens, Ross Johnson


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