David Mitchell

D. (David) Mitchell


As a member for outstanding performance

Inducted 2007

Migrated to Australia in 1969 from Glasgow, Scotland

Represented South Australia at junior level U/12, U/13 and U/14 and played for Enfield Victoria, also played for Adelaide City (NSL) between 1980 & 82 and again in 1984, playing 40 games and scoring 15 goals. In 1981 was the NSL U/21 Player of the Year

Represented Australia on 44 occasions scoring 15 goals also represented Australia in the World Youth Championships in 1981 and the Olympic Games in Seoul in 1988. The first Australian to play in four Senior World Cup campaigns 1982-86-90-94 and was the first Australian to play in the Scottish Premier League, German Bundesliga and the Dutch Premier League

Inducted into the FFA Hall of Fame 2006 in the Hall of Champions as a member for Outstanding Performance