Defender Harry Souttar
- Height 198cm
- Weight 79kg
- D.O.B. 22/10/98
Debut: 10/10/2019 v Nepal
Socceroos Cap Number: 606
Caps (Goals): 5 (6)
Current Club: Stoke City
Previous clubs: Dundee United, Fleetwood Town (Loan)
Harry and brother John played their junior years climbing through the ranks of Dundee United's development system. Younger brother Harry eventually made his first team debut with Dundee in 2016.
As an 18-year-old, Souttar's Premier League dreams were realised, signing for Stoke City for three seasons. Limited game time however, led to a move to League One outfit Fleetwood Town where the defender has impressed for both club and now country.
Best Socceroos moment:
Having never previously appeared in Australia's capital city, Souttar took no time to announce himself to the Canberra public on debut. Shots of the 6'6 defender towering over the Nepal players to score on two occasions, became an iconic image for Australian football fans.
Did you know?
Souttar had never lived or played in Australia before his international debut in October 2019, Graham Arnold however, knew of the Fleetwood Town defender's eligibility through Harry's Australian mother Heather.
Qualifying World Cup 2022
Souttar sizes up Egypt challenge as Olyroos eye knockout phase
Imposing defender Harry Souttar believes the Olyroos' positive mindset and steadfast team belief will be key factors in ensuring Graham Arnold's side secure the result that they require to advance to the knockout phase of the Tokyo 2020 Men's Football Tournament. The Olyroos w
Meet the Olyroos: The Defenders
With Australia almost set to kick off their first Olympic Men's Football tournament since 2008, here's your chance to get to know every member of the Olyroos' squad. From the Socceroos' unlikely goalscoring hero Harry Souttar to versatile wing-backs Nathaniel Atkinson and Dyl
'Absolutely delighted' top-scorer Souttar turns attention from Socceroos to Olyroos
Heading into the Socceroos' first stage of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying, no one would have predicted Harry Souttar as Australia's top goalscorer. But that is exactly what the Stoke City central defender achieved, scoring six goals in his first five international appe
The Championship transformation that has built Harry Souttar for the Socceroos
As the Socceroos prepare for their first match in almost 18 months, defender Harry Souttar reflected on what he has learned playing in the 'world's toughest league' during that time. A lot has changed since fans last witnessed the towering centre back represent Australia in O
Gallery: The Socceroos' first training session after returning to camp
After an 18 month absence, the Socceroos have now returned to camp and are ready to hit the ground running as they prepare for a hectic run of fixtures in early June. View the best shots from training session #1 in the gallery above! Graham Arnold has named a 31-man squad
'It's a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity': Harry Souttar's Olyroos dream
As a youngster, the idea of playing at an Olympic Games was beyond Harry Souttar's wildest dreams. Yet now, at the age of 22, he knows he may be just a matter of months away from fulfilling one of his lifelong ambitions. In the year since the Tokyo 2020 Olympics were postp
Socceroos Podcast | Harry Souttar: Shining on a cold, rainy night in Stoke
The Socceroos Podcast returns, this week featuring a chat with Socceroo cap #606, Harry Souttar. At 22-years-old, the 198cm defender has had a breakthrough season in the English Championship with Stoke. The Socceroo has started in close to all of the Black Cats' league matc
Harry Souttar sets his sights on the Premier League with Stoke City
Just two years ago, Harry Souttar admits he 'wasn't ready to play in the Championship.' But after cutting his teeth during a couple of productive loan spells, the Socceroos defender has established himself as a mainstay at Stoke City and is set to be a integral part of their p
‘Harry has made us better’: The surprising way Souttar is improving Stoke's fortunes
According to Stoke City manager Michael O'Neill, there is far more to Harry Souttar's game than his impressive physical stature. The towering defender attracted more plaudits from his club manager after scoring his first Stoke goal in their 2-0 victory over Wycombe. The c
Aussies Abroad: Souttar scores, Behich & Borrello assist
Harry Souttar finally opened his Stoke City account while a couple of other Socceroos teed up their teammates during a busy weekend of action abroad. Read about the fortunes of all our Aussies in Europe and Asia below. ... Souttar got on the scoresheet for the first time
Aussies Abroad: Harry Souttar sets up Stoke's late winner
Socceroos defender Harry Souttar received high praise from his club manager Michael O'Neill as he set up a late winner in Stoke City's 1-0 victory over Sheffield Wednesday this morning. With less than ten minutes remaining and the deadlock still unbroken, Souttar advanced up
Harry Souttar signs new long-term deal with Stoke City
Socceroos defender Harry Souttar has signed a new long-term deal with Stoke City, which will reportedly keep him at the club until mid-2025. The 22-year-old's new contract comes after his impressive season so far where he's featured in 21 Championship matches for the Potters.