Forward Dimitri Petratos
- Height 175cm
- Weight 78kg
- D.O.B. 10/11/92
- Born Sydney
Club: Newcastle Jets
Previous clubs: Penrith Nepean United, Sydney FC, Sydney Olympic, Kelantan, Brisbane Roar, Ulsan Hyundai
Socceroos cap number: 593
Debut: 23/03/2018 v Norway
Petratos began his career with Sydney FC, coming on as a substitute in a 1-0 victory over Newcastle Jets. He was released by Sydney after two seasons at the club signing with Malaysian club Kelantan.
Petratos returned to Australia prior to the 2013/14 A-League to sign with Brisbane Roar and helping the club win the A-League Championship that season. He would spend four seasons at the Roar before signing with the Newcastle Jets, via a brief stint in South Korea. The 2017/18 season was a breakout year for Petratos as he scored 10 goals and registered 9 assists from 27 appearances leading the club to the A-League Grand Final.
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Petratos made his debut against Norway in March 2018, starting on the right wing.
Petrato began his career with Sydney FC before signing for Brisbane Roar. He is currently signed to the Newcastle Jets and played a significant role in their run to the 2017/18 A-League Grand Final.
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Dimi’s younger brothers Kosta and Makis (A-League), and younger sister Panagiota (W-League) also play for the Newcastle Jets.
World Cup 2018
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