Forward Mitchell Duke
- Height 186cm
- Weight 84kg
- D.O.B. 18/1/91
Debut: 20/07/2013 v South Korea
Socceroos Cap Number: 559
Caps (Goals): 6 (2)
Current Club: Al-Taawoun
Previous clubs: Central Coast Mariners, Shimizu S-Pulse, Western Sydney Wanderers
Duke began his career at Central Coast Mariners and was part of a highly period at the club which culminated in them winning the championship in 2013.
The Western Sydney born striker sealed a move to J League side Shimizu S-Pulse in 2015 where he spent four years before returning to Australia to join Western Sydney Wanderers.
He was an instant hit amongst the Wanderers fans, scoring on his debut before being named club captain the following season.
The 2019/20 season saw the 29-year-old score a career high 14 goals and it was not long before another move abroad beckoned, this time it was Saudi Arabian club Al-Taawoun who came calling.
Best Socceroos moment:
Making his international debut in the 2013 AEFF East Asian Cup, Duke re-payed Holger Osieck's faith scoring in consecutive matches against powerhouse Asian outfits South Korea and Japan.
Hyundai A-League connection:
Current Socceroos manager Graham Arnold gave Duke his chance in professional football with Hyundai A-League side Central Coast Mariners where he won a championship in 2013.
He was Western Sydney Wanderers’ captain in the 2019/20 season before he departed for Saudi Arabia.
Qualifying World Cup 2022
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