Defender Craig Goodwin
- Height 180cm
- Weight 73kg
- D.O.B. 16/12/91
- Born Adelaide
Debut: 25/07/2013 v Japan
Socceroos Cap Number: 562
Caps (Goals): 5 (0)
Current Club: Adelaide United (on loan from Al-Wehda)
Previous clubs: Melbourne Heart, Newcastle Jets, Adelaide United, Sparta Rotterdam, Abha
Goodwin burst onto the A-League scene with the then Melbourne Heart in 2011 after being snapped up by Victorian Premier League outfit Oakleigh Cannons.
His form for Heart caught the attention of Newcastle Jets who signed the Adelaide born winger on a two-year deal in 2012.
He spent two profitable years playing in the Hunter with a Socceroos call up arriving while he was at the club.
Goodwin returned to his hometown to join Adelaide United before earning his first overseas move to Dutch side Sparta Rotterdam in 2016.
He went onto spend two years in the Netherlands before returning to United ahead of the 2018/19 season.
The Socceroos winger departed Adelaide once again in 2019 and is now plying his trade with Saudi Pro League side Al-Wehda. After half a season on loan with fellow Saudi club Abha, in February 2021 Goodwin sealed a return to the A-League for his third stint in Adelaide red.
Qualifying World Cup 2022
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