Forward Apostolos Stamatelopoulos

  • Height 184cm
  • Weight 84kg
  • D.O.B. 9/4/99
  • Born North Adelaide
Jersey Number
33

Biography

33. Apostolos Stamatelopoulos, commonly known as AP by his fellow teammates and peers, is a new signing from A-League side Western United.

Stamatelopoulos preferred position is the striker role and offers head coach Craig Deans with more options upfront.

Having started his career with Adelaide United, Stamatelopoulos contributed four goals during his time with the reds and was a consistent figure for Adelaide United during the 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 seasons.

Stamatelopoulos made his debut for the Newcastle Jets against Wellington Phoenix which ended in a disappointing 2-0 home game defeat.

Craig Deans handed Stamatelopoulos his first start against Sydney FC at Netstrata Jubilee Stadium and played the full 90 minutes in the 2-1 defeat to the reigning champions.

QUESTION AND ANSWER:

What is your hidden talent … Golf

What would you be doing (job-wise) if you weren’t a professional footballer … Something to do with building

Favourite childhood footballing memory … Making my debut for Adelaide United

The untidiest teammate at the Jets is … Angus Thurgate

Who do you think is the best dressed in the team … Stevie Ugarkovic

Who do you think is the worst dressed in the team … Angus Thurgate

What’s your go-to karaoke song … Kiss Me Thru The Phone – Soulja Boy

If you could have any three dinner guests dead or alive, who would they be and why … Maradona, Michael Jordan and Nick Kyrgios

If you were down to your last $20 what would you spend it on … Parma and a beer

Favourite holiday destination … Greece

Favourite food … Parma

Does sauce go in the fridge or the cupboard … fridge

Favourite sport other than football … Golf and tennis

Favourite superhero … Batman

What’s your signature dish in the kitchen … Chicken Schnitzel

A-League 2019/20