Goalkeeper Lewis Italiano

  • Height 191cm
  • Weight 83kg
  • D.O.B. 10/12/90
  • Born Perth
Jersey Number
20

Biography

20. A talented shot-stopper with years of experience with Hyundai A-League clubs such as Wellington Phoenix and Perth Glory, Lewis Italiano will be competing for the number one jersey this season with fellow goalkeeper Jack Duncan.

Having joined the Newcastle Jets back at the beginning of the 2018/19 Hyundai A-League campaign, Italiano has become an important and reliable figure in the squad roster.

QUESTION ANSWER:

What is your hidden talent … Surfing

What would you be doing (job-wise) if you weren’t a professional footballer … A builder

Favourite childhood footballing memory … Scoring an overhead goal back when I used to be a striker

Who do you think is the best dressed in the team … Hoffy

Who’s do you think is the worst dressed in the team … Nikolai Topor-Stanley

If you could have any three dinner guests, dead or alive, who would they be and why … My grandparents

If you were down to your last $20 what would you spend it on and why … Surfboard wax for my board

Favourite holiday destination … Bali

Favourite food … Italian

Does sauce go in the fridge or the cupboard … Fridge

Favourite sport other than football … AFL

What are three things on your bucket-list … Big wave surfing, skydiving and freestyle motocross riding

Who is your celebrity crush … Miranda Kerr

Favourite superhero … Captain America

Signature dish in the kitchen … Pasta

A-League 2020/2021