Squads / First Team

Goalkeepers

Johnny Perkins

GK

Date of Birth: 28.12.1987

Position(s): Goalkeeper

About Me: Irish-born keeper who has joined the club from Stirling Lions. He played for Shamrock Rovers in Ireland for seven years, and also represented the Senior Republic of Ireland National Futsal team. He headed down under and played four season at Ashfield, before heading to the Lions. He was the clubs Player of the Year in 2018, and will captain the side again in 2020.

Joe Pollard

GK

Date of Birth: N/A

Position(s): Goalkeeper

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Defenders

Ryan Lowry

#2

Date of Birth: 11.10.1993

Position(s): Centre Back

About Me: Lowry returns to the Campus after three seasons at A-League side Wellington Phoenix. Paddy, to his teammates, is another product of the club’s academy and his return will bolster the backline this season. The 26-year-old defender was outstanding in his last spell at the club, and can also play in midfield and reads the game well and he will be a huge signing in 2020.

Shane Cassidy

#3

Date of Birth: 04.09.1987

Position(s): Centre Back

About Me: Cassidy, who played for Wicklow Rovers in the Leinster Senior League back in Ireland, joined the Jacks from Stirling Lions in 2018, and has been outstandingly the heart of the back four. The 32-year-old has led by example on the park and his form last season saw him selected in the WA State team last season, and he continues to show why. He is dominate in the air and has good distribution on the floor, and the Irishman is one of the first on the team sheet.

Nick Koefler

#4

Date of Birth: 06.04.1999

Position(s): Left Back, Centre Back

About Me: Koefler rejoined the Jacks from Perth Glory in 2018 and his form in he under 20’s saw him make his senior debut for the club last season. The 20-year-old, also had spells at the NTC and on loan at Joondalup United, played 14 games last season is a versatile defender who reads the game well and can play in a number of positions and he is improving with each game.

Ross Millard

#5

Date of Birth: 25.02.1997

Position(s): Left Back, Left midfield

About Me: Millard has returned to the Campus in 2020 after a season at Bayswater City. The speedy left back spent five years in the Jacks academy and also had stints at Perth Glory and overseas at West Ham United and Stevenage. The talented defender also has an eye for goal scoring a number of goals in his last stint at the Jacks and let’s hope the 22-year-old has more to come.

Ewen Fawcett

#6

Date of Birth: 17.04.2001

Position(s): Right Back

About Me: Fawcett made his senior debut for the Jacks last season and he has made the right back role his own. The 18-year-old, who came through the ECU academy, played 17 games last season and is a solid defender and is dangerous going forward, and he will play an important role in 2020.

Luke Rhodes

#7

Date of Birth: 22.06.1999

Position(s): Left Back, Midfield

About Me: Rhodes is another youngster who came through the club’s academy, before joining Perth Glory for one season. The 20-year-old who can play in defence and midfield, was outstanding in the 20’s side that won the league title in 2018 and when he got the chance to make his debut in the first team he never looked out of place.

Billy Quinncroft

#8

Date of Birth: 25.05.1991

Position(s): Centre Back, Striker

About Me: Quinncroft returned to The Jacks last season from Armadale, and he has been a rock in the back four ever since. The 28-year-old joined the club after moving from England, and also had stints at Sorrento, Perth Glory and in the Indonesian Premier League with Bogar Raya. The big defender can also play as a striker at times and is dangerous from set-pieces.

Andy Higgins

#9

Date of Birth: 21.09.1993

Position(s): Left Back, Left Wing

About Me: Born in Perth, the talented defender is another player to come through the ECU academy set up. After impressing on a trial at Portsmouth in 2010, he was signed by Pompey on a two year scholarship. He moved back to Australia in 2012 and joined the Perth Glory Youth side before joined Heathridge in 2013, before re-joining the Jacks. The defender will have a vital role to play in 2020.

Cian Hirrell

#10

Date of Birth: 15.05.1996

Position(s): Right Back, Centre Back

About Me: The Irish defender made his debut in 2015 and never looked out of place. He was outstanding on the right of the back four, as the Jacks created a new NPL record by not conceding a goal in five games in 2016. He reads the game well and has a good engine going forward and defending. He missed most of last season with injury but is back and ready to go.

Midfielders

Tom Hough

#11

Date of Birth: 04.11.1999

Position(s): Midfield

About Me: Hough is another player who plied his trade at the Jacks academy. He joined the club in 2014 and burst onto the scene in the first team last season after strong performances in the under 20’s. The 20-year-old, who played for South Perth and Westside before heading to the campus, played 14 games last season bagging two goals. He is strong on the ball and has a great engine in the middle of the park.

Josh Whitmore

#12

Date of Birth: 13.07.1992

Position(s): Midfield

About Me: Whitmore headed to the Campus in 2017 from local rivals Joondalup United, and the tough tackling midfield is an important cog in the side. The 27-year-old, who played for a number of clubs in the UK before moving to WA, is terrier in the midfield and with a number of younger players in the squad he is vital to help them on the park.

 

Tommy Amphlett

#13

Date of Birth: 14.09.1988
eft Mid, Striker

About Me: The former Perth Glory winger continues to shine for the Jacks and his mazy runs and clinical finishing was a huge factor in the club’s resurgence. He struggled with injuries last season but the talented winger will be ready for a huge season and looking to increase his goal scoring. The 31-year-old only played eight times last season but bagged three goals, and he will be hoping for an injury free season in 2020

Henry Durr

#14

Date of Birth: 11.05.1995

Position(s): Midfield

About Me: Durr is another player to come through the Jack academy. The hard-working midfielder had spells at Perth Glory and with a couple of clubs in Melbourne and also had trials at English clubs Macclesfield and Blackpool. But the 24-year-old returned to the Campus in 2018, and played 20 games in 2019. He is good on the ball and is a box-to-box player who will have a big role to play in 2020.

Charlie Kenna

#14

Date of Birth: 12.05.1993


Position(s):
Midfield, Striker

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Lukas De Lima

#15

Date of Birth: 25.12.1998

Position(s): Midfield
About Me: De Lima is another ECU Joondalup academy product, who returned to the club from Stirling Lions last season. The hard working midfielder, who also had a spell at Joondalup City, played 12 games last season, and has an eye for goal and scored the Jacks goal of the player season in 2018, and the 21-year-old will be looking for more this year.

Paddy Doyle

#16

Date of Birth: 09.08.1996

Position(s): Midfield, Striker

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Bayley Brown-Mongomery

#17

Date of Birth: 20.05.1999

Position(s): Left Wing, Striker

About Me: Brown-Montgomery is another Jacks academy player, coming through the clubs ranks to play senior football. He joined Perth Glory in 2018 for before returned to the Campus last season. The 20-year-old speedy striker played 16 games last season, bagging four goals. He went on trials to Aston Villa, West Bromwich Albion and Fulham as a youngster and will be important in 2020.

Forwards

Harry Evans

#18

Date of Birth: 26.03.1995

Position(s): Striker, Midfield

About Me: Evans joined the club this season from Inglewood United. The talented midfielder had stints at Truro City, Falmouth Town, AFC St Austell, Bodmin Town and Tiverton Town in the UK before heading down under to Armadale. The 24-year-old had a good season at Inglewood last season scoring eight goals and he will be looking to add to that with the Jacks in 2020.

Danny Hodgson

#19

Date of Birth: 19.09.1995

Position(s): Striker

About Me: Hodgson headed to the campus this season after helping Gwelup Croatia to the First Division title. The 24-year-old spent all of his junior career at English club Carlisle United, where he signed a professional contract. He headed to Western Australia and joined Armadale in the NPL, but picked up a bad injury which saw him out of the game for a season, but he is ready for a big season in 2020.

Ellis Healing

#20

Date of Birth: 11.05.1994

Position(s): Right Midfield, Striker

About Me: Healing led Gwelup Croatia to the First Division title last season bagging 24 goals to win the leagues top goalscorer. The 25-year-old was on a scholarship with English side Tranmere Rovers as a youngster and was playing for Cefn Druids FC in the Welsh Premier League before heading to WA at Armadale. He also had stints with BK Sports in Sweden and Hyde FC in England.

Sami Riak

#21

Date of Birth: 29.01.1998

Position(s): Midfield, Striker

About Me: Riak joined the club from Inglewood United in the pre-season and the big midfielder has settled in well. He played under current coach Kenny Lowe at the NTC and Glory, before he had a spell at Hume City in the Victorian NPL. The 22-year-old is a tough tackling midfielder also has and eye for goal and he will be a huge signing for the Jacks in 2020

Rene Kisesa

#22

Date of Birth: 11.04.2000

Position(s): Midfield, Striker

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