FC St Pauly have signed Australian international Jackson Irwin. The 28-year-old moves on a free transfer from Scotland to the Elbe.
Hamburg – Next New! Of FC St. Pauli Signed Australian Jackson Irwin (28) on Monday.
The 28-year-old was recently under contract with Scottish First Division club Hibernian FC and is moving to Millrenter on a free transfer.
Irvine played 21 competitive matches for Hibbs last season. He scored one goal and prepared three goals.
Prior to his time in Scotland, the Australian was active for English Second Division club Hull City. There he played 112 competitive games, scoring ten goals and nine assists.
Irwin has also been a national team player for his country since 2013. He has since played 36 matches for Australia, making five friends and serving seven more.
Erwin was pleased with Hamburg’s move: “I am very happy to be here. The club and its values suit me perfectly. I also like the way football is played at FC St. Pauli. Now I can do it.” Am ‘don’t wait to meet my teammates and get started.”
St Pauli’s coach Timo Schultz (43) was also satisfied: “With Jackson Irvine we gain more flexibility in our midfield Diamond as he can play both offensive and defensive parts. He has a certain physique and a strong style of play. Also, which will bring us more stability. Moreover, our young players will benefit from his experience.”
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