Midfielder Jackson Irvine
- Height 189cm
- Weight 70kg
- D.O.B. 7/3/93
- Born Melbourne
Debut: 15/10/2013 v Canada
Socceroos Cap Number: 568
Caps (Goals): 34 (5)
Major tournaments: Confederations Cup 2017, FIFA World Cup 2018, AFC Asian Cup 2019
Current Club: Hibernian
Previous clubs: Celtic, Kilmarnock (loan), Ross County, Burton Albion, Hull City
Scooped up by Celtic in 2012, Irvine spent time with Kilmarnock and Ross County where he developed a reputation as a versatile and energetic midfielder or centre-back.
His form in Scotland was noticed by Championship side Burton Albion, who successfully converted him into a box-to-box midfielder.
After finishing his debut season in England with 10 league goals and Burton's player of the year award, he was rewarded with a move to Hull City.
The midfielder spent three seasons at Hull and wore the captain’s armband on a handful of occasions in his final season at the club.
After 11 months without a club, Irvine returned to Scotland in January 2021, signing for Hibernian.
Best Socceroos moment:
Dangerous from set-pieces or arriving late into the box, Irvine opened his Socceroos account with a thumping header in a 2-0 win over the United Arab Emirates in March 2017.
Irvine spent two years in Melbourne Victory's youth set-up before being spotted by Celtic.
Did you know?
Then aged 12, the Melburnian attended ANZ Stadium on the night Australia qualified for the 2006 FIFA World Cup.
Qualifying World Cup 2022
Aussies Abroad Preview: Boyle and Irvine prepare for Scottish Cup semi as Socceroos face off in Japan
In Aussies Abroad action this weekend, Mitch Langerak and Adam Taggart will be facing off for the first time in the J.League while Martin Boyle and Jackson Irvine have a Scottish Cup semi-final to look forward to. A mammoth clash awaits Irvine and Boyle's Hibernian as they go
Aussies Abroad: Brad Smith breaks long goal drought, Irvine and Boyle set up Cup Semi-Final
Brad Smith scored his first goal in over five years in a man of the match performance for Seattle Sounders, while Jackson Irvine broke his duck for Hibernian in a Cup epic! Catch up on an action-packed weekend of Aussies Abroad action right here! Smith broke a barre
'It's something to keep an eye on': Irvine praises Australia's midfield production line
From Jedinak to Milligan to Mooy and Irvine, Australia has produced its fair share of midfielders in recent times. Joining Simon Hill and former Socceroos Craig Moore and Zeljko Kalac on the Shim, Spider & so much Moore podcast, the 28-year-old was quizzed as to why the natio
Aussies Abroad Preview: Jeggo, Mabil, Irvine & Boyle chase important victories
Our Socceroos in Greece, Denmark and Scotland are preparing for some high-stakes matches over the weekend as the first stage of their seasons come to a close! James Jeggo's club Aris will be hoping to cling onto second spot in the Greek Super League. The final matchday in
Aussies Abroad: Martin Boyle makes it two in two for Hibs
Socceroos forward Martin Boyle scored and set up another as Hibernian returned to third in the Scottish Premiership on Wednesday morning (AEDT). Jackson Irvine also continued to impress during his fifth appearance for his new club, playing 90 minutes alongside Boyle who found
From a foiled homecoming to training with Kewell: How Irvine rebounded from ten-month hiatus
When Jackson Irvine trudged off the pitch after a 5-1 defeat to Stoke City in March 2020, no one could have predicted what his next ten months had in store. ...-forward 315 days to January 2021, the Socceroos midfielder started for Scottish side Hibernian just days after ann
Socceroos Podcast | Jackson Irvine: 10 month journey back to football
On the latest episode of The Socceroos Podcast we chat with Socceroo cap #568, Jackson Irvine. After spending 10 months without playing a game of football, Jackson Irvine recently signed with Scottish Premiership side Hibernian where he's already made an impact alongside fell
Aussies Abroad: Irvine assists Boyle in Scotland as Hrustic overcomes Leckie in Bundesliga
Jackson Irvine assisted both of Hibernian's goals in their Scottish Premiership victory as Ajdin Hrustic and his Eintracht Frankfurt defeated Mathew Leckie's Hertha Berlin. Meanwhile, Nikita Rukavytsya continued his purple patch with a nine-minute brace for Maccabi Haifa while
Aussies Abroad: Sainsbury and Leckie return to action as Ryan joins Arsenal squad
Socceroos duo Trent Sainsbury and Matthew Leckie both featured for the first time in 2021 as our Aussies Abroad experienced a weekend of mixed fortunes. The FA Cup fourth round also saw Maty Ryan appear in an Arsenal matchday squad for the first time. Here is a wrap of th
Jackson Irvine joins Hibernian FC
Socceroos midfielder Jackson Irvine has a new home, signing for Scottish Premiership club Hibernian FC until the end of the season. There he will link up with one familiar face in Australian international teammate Martin Boyle, who has represented the club since 2015. Irv
Jackson Irvine confirms departure from Hull City
On Thursday, Socceroos midfielder Jackson Irvine confirmed his departure from English Championship outfit Hull City. Irvine confirmed that he had departed the club via an Instagram post on Thursday morning in which he thanked the fans that had supported him throughout his time
On this day: Irvine heads in first Socceroos goal as Amini makes debut
Three years ago today, Jackson Irvine scored his first ever goal for the Socceroos. Irvine, who was at the time starring in the Championship for Burton Albion, rose highest to nod in James Troisi's cross to give Australia an early lead against the United Arab Emirates in Sydne