Forward Mitchell Austin
- Height 186cm
- Weight 78kg
- D.O.B. 3/4/91
- Born Rochdale
Melbourne Victory signed Mitch Austin from Central Coast Mariners in June 2016.
Austin, who was born in England before moving to Australia, spent his junior years playing for Manly United in Sydney.
He returned to the UK in 2010 and had stints with Stalybridge Celtic and Cambridge United, before joining the Mariners in 2015.
Austin had a breakout season for the Mariners in 2015/16, playing 23 games and scoring five goals in the Hyundai A-League.
He made an outstanding start to his Victory career, earning Man of the Match honours in the club's pre-season friendly win over Juventus at the MCG before going on to make 19 appearances in his first A-League season with Victory.
MVFC Appearances (as at the start of the 2017/2018 season)
Hyundai A-League: 19 appearances
Westfield FFA Cup: 5 appearances
Total: 24 appearances
Hyundai A-League 2017/18
Victory announces player departures
Melbourne Victory has farewelled four players upon the conclusion of the 2017/18 Hyundai A-League season. Mitchell Austin, Matias Sanchez, Stefan Nigro and Cameron McGilp have departed the club. Austin spent two seasons at Victory and made 29 appearances before suffering a
Victory falls to Adelaide in E-League
Melbourne Victory suffered a disappointing 5-1 aggregate loss to Adelaide United in Round 2 of the E-League PS4: Mouad 'MuadZwed' Zwed 1-2 Zachary 'vDreamz-Shooter' May-Burgess Zachary May-Burgess overcame Victory's Mouad Zwed 2-1 to get Adelaide up and running in the firs
Mitch Austin ruptures ACL
Melbourne Victory regretfully confirms that winger Mitch Austin has ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament, likely ruling him out for the rest of the Hyundai A-League 2017/18 season. The injury occurred during Friday’s training session on Gosch’s Paddock, with scans later rev