Midfielder Jackson Irvine
- Height 189cm
- Weight 70kg
- D.O.B. 7/3/93
- Born Melbourne
Club: Hull City
Previous clubs: Celtic, Kilmarnock (loan), Ross County, Burton Albion
Caltex Socceroos cap number: 568
Debut: 15/10/2013 v Canada
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 and is now an important figure at both club and international level.
Best Caltex Socceroos moment:
Dangerous from set-pieces or arriving late into the box, Irvine opened his Caltex Socceroos account with a thumping header in a 2-0 win over the United Arab Emirates in March 2017.
Hyundai A-League connection:
Irvine spent two years in Melbourne Victory's youth set-up before being spotted by Celtic.
Did you know?
Then aged 12, the Melburnian was in attendance at ANZ Stadium on the night Australia qualified for the 2006 FIFA World Cup.
World Cup 2018
Aussies Abroad: Missed opportunity for Luongo, Irvine in the Championship
It was a night of frustration for a couple of promotion-chasing Caltex Socceroos in the English Championship on Wednesday morning (AEDT). Massimo Luongo’s Queens Park Rangers travelled to Bristol City and looked on course for a crucial win as Matt Smith’s goal had them leading
Aussies Abroad: Defeats for Mooy and Ryan but Milligan tastes success
Caltex Socceroos stars Aaron Mooy and Maty Ryan both tasted defeat in the English Premier League on Sunday morning (AEDT). Mark Milligan had a better outing, though, as Hibernian booked their spot in the quarter-finals of the Scottish Cup. And Massimo Luongo was involved in
Caltex Socceroos midfielder driving Hull City’s promotion push
Jackson Irvine is using the experience with the Caltex Socceroos at the AFC Asian Cup to help drive Hull City’s promotion push in England’s Championship. Irvine returned to action for the Tigers over the weekend after missing six matches for the club while in the UAE with Aust
Aussies Abroad: Vukovic, Ryan and Mooy enjoy mixed fortunes in Europe
Sunday morning’s (AEDT) English Premier League games brought mixed fortunes for Caltex Socceroos pair Mat Ryan and Aaron Mooy, while in Belgium Danny Vukovic’s Genk consolidated their place at the top of the ladder. Goalkeeper Ryan enjoyed a quiet afternoon’s work as his Brig
Irvine savours starting chance in crucial Socceroos victory
Jackson Irvine praised the nature of the Socceroos' "controlled" 3-0 win over Palestine as he revelled in his first start at AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019™. The energetic Irvine justified Graham Arnold's decision to include him in the starting XI at Rashid Stadium in Dubai, producing
Flexible Irvine looming as a key part of Caltex Socceroos’ title defence
He has made a career out of being versatile but you won’t hear Jackson Irvine complaining as he looks to once again be an ever-reliable part of the Caltex Socceroos squad. The midfielder, who plays his club football for Hull City in the English Championship, has carved out a r
'Influential' Irvine hailed after star turn
Hull City boss Nigel Adkins sung the praises of midfield star Jackson Irvine following his important double on Thursday morning (AEDT). Irvine - thriving in an advanced midfield role at Hull - scored twice in the club’s 2-1 Championship win at Preston North End. AUSSIES ABR
Aussies Abroad: Irvine bags a brace as Ryan denies Arsenal
Jackson Irvine will head to the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019™ full of confidence after netting a double in Hull City’s 2-1 Championship win over Preston North End on Thursday morning (AEDT). Hull extended their unbeaten run to six matches with the triumph at Deepdale, set up by Irvi
Aussies Abroad: Rogic returns in Celtic win as Irvine’s Hull win a thriller
Tom Rogic made a full return to Celtic’s first team on Sunday morning (AEDT) in a pleasing sign for Graham Arnold with the AFC Asian Cup 2019 quickly approaching. Rogic got through 90 minutes in the heart of midfield after missing Celtic’s last two fixtures due to the manageme
Aussies Abroad: Luongo, Irvine help sides to important Championship wins
Massimo Luongo and Jackson Irvine both braved atrocious English weather to help steer their sides to Championship victories on Sunday morning (AEDT). And in warmer temperatures, Matt Jurman’s Al Ittihad broke through for their first win of the Saudi Arabia Pro League season at
Aussies Abroad: Rogic helps Celtic to big win, Mooy suffers late loss
Caltex Socceroos midfielder Tom Rogic provided an assist as Celtic thumped Kilmarnock 5-1 to leapfrog their opponents and move to the top of the Scottish Premiership table. But Huddersfield Town suffered a heartbreaking defeat, with Arsenal needing a late moment of magic to do
Where are your Caltex Socceroos in action this weekend?
Australia’s quartet of English-based Caltex Socceroos all hit the road in another busy weekend of domestic football action. Andrew Nabbout could feature in a Cup final, too, with his Urawa Red Diamonds side set to face off in the Emperor's Cup decider on Sunday evening in Japa