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SYDNEY FC SIGN AUSTRIAN VICE-CAPTAIN MARC JANKO
as INTERNATIONAL MARQUEE

29 August 2014

Vice-Captain of the Austrian National Team Marc Janko has joined Sydney FC as the club’s international marquee for the 2014/15 Hyundai A-League season. The 1.96 metre striker has signed a one year deal with the Sky Blues. A regular goal-scorer during his career, the former Porto, FC Twente and Trabzonspor forward has also played 40 times for his country Austria, scoring 17 times.

“We are very pleased to welcome Marc Janko to Sydney FC,” said Sydney FC Chairman Scott Barlow. “Marc is a striker of international pedigree having played for some of Europe’s biggest and most well-known clubs. As the current captain of the Austrian national team Marc is a proven leader and he brings with him these qualities to our club.” he concluded.

The 31 year old striker is one of Austrian football’s most recognisable players having scored 75 goals in 108 appearances during a five year career at Red Bull Salzburg. “I am thrilled to be joining Sydney FC and can’t wait to get started,” said the Austrian skipper. Head Coach Graham Arnold believes Janko’s addition is the perfect fit for his squad.

If you would like to see Marc and the Sydney FC team at one of their home games in the 2014/15 A-League season you can do so on these upcoming dates:

  • Saturday October 11 v Melbourne City (7.30pm kick-off)
  • Saturday October 18 v Western Sydney (7.30pm kick-off)


We are pleased to announce that the Sydney FC is offering special discounts on Sydney FC Memberships for all our business contacts. Please contact us to find out more.

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