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Josh Risdon

Date Of Birth: 27/06/92
Nation: Australia
Birthplace: Bunbury, Australia
Squad Number: 4
Position: Right Fullback
Secondary Positions:

Joined Wanderers: 15/05/17
Contract Details: 2 Year Initial Contract
Contract Finish: 2018/19
Previous Club: Perth Glory
Wanderers Debut: 1st October 2017 vs Wellington Phoenix

Wanderers A-League Appearances: 25
Wanderers A-League Goals: 0

Wanderers ACL Appearances:
Wanderers ACL Goals:

Wanderers FFA Cup Appearances: 7
Wanderers FFA Cup Goals: 0

Wanderers Club World Cup Appearances:
Wanderers Club World Cup Goals:

Wanderers Total Appearances: 32
Wanderers Total Goals: 0

Yearly Appearances & Goals: 2017/18: 22 (0)

International Team: Australia
International Caps: 12
International Goals: 0

Individual Awards:

Team Honours:

Highlight: Named in the Australian World Cup Squad for the 2018 tournament, playing three games.
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Description: A fast fullback who has spent the better part of a decade playing in Western Australia, Risdon made 142 appearances for Perth Glory over 7 years before joining the Wanderers. He won several caps while at the Wanderers and played 3 games at the 2018 World Cup.

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Welcome josh! Do not pish about with the ball at the back. That is all.

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If he does well enough to get a chant, I submit this as the basis.

 

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3 hours ago, luisenrique said:

Great song. Not really sure what the connection to Risdon is, but I wholeheartedly approve.

Use the chorus, Risdon instead of Rasputin etc.

 

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That's really pretty bad

and I wanted us to sign kenwynne jones just so we could do the counting crows song 

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Pretty sure Celtic used Rasputin for a Morten Rasmussen chant. 🤔

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Risdon is a great fullback happy to have him at our club just hope he has learnt his lesson not to get nutmeged again by that sneaky Ninkovic in the derby that would really pee me off :xmad:

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does he still have that man bun?

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21 hours ago, GoatyMcGoatFace said:

does he still have that man bun?

I think he shaved it off towards the end of last season, much to his credit.

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10 hours ago, luisenrique said:

I think he shaved it off towards the end of last season, much to his credit.

hell yes, thank you :P

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Has made it into the 23 man squad for the Syria play off’s. Happy for him but not so happy to lose a key player for the first match.

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18 minutes ago, Prydzopolis said:

Has made it into the 23 man squad for the Syria play off’s. Happy for him but not so happy to lose a key player for the first match.

So it will either be Hamill or Baccus Jnr at RB against Perth

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And he's off to the World Cup.

Watch out France.

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49 minutes ago, mack said:

And he's off to the World Cup.

Watch out Frarnce.

:nono:  Don't be so mean!

 

:meep::meep:

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8 hours ago, luisenrique said:

Risdon against Dembele of Barca, what could possibly go wrong?

In all seriousness he's looked good under BvM and it's great to have some WSW representation.

It's what he was like after a pre-season with Popa and that's how he got back into the NT.

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From SMH.

 

Few migrant groups have provided more to the Socceroos than the Croatians and there is set to be one more in the national team very soon.

Fullback Josh Risdon is understood to be in the process of gaining his Croatian passport having applied on the grounds of his ancestry.

The Wanderers defender has Croatian heritage through his mother's side to the Balkan nation and has explored gaining his citizenship in hope of gaining a move to Europe.

With Croatia recently admitted into the European Union, a passport would open doors for Risdon to move freely to almost any club on the continent.

It's understood Risdon was close to sealing a move to a British club during the off-season but hadn't played enough games for Australia over the past two years to gain a work permit.

Should he be included in the Socceroos' squad for the Asian Cup, it's likely he will be free to play in the UK and Europe by the end of the season.

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