In insight into the career of Socceroo

Australian Career

Stone played his junior football for Adamstown before playing for Western Suburbs in the New South Wales state league (1973–1976) and the National Soccer League (1977).
In 1978, he moved to APIA Leichhardt, where he played three NSL seasons. Stone moved to St. George in 1980 where he played two seasons as Captain.

International Career

​Stone won the first of his 15 caps as the Australian midfield under Jimmy Shoulder in 1976. His international debut for Australia in 1976 was against Hong Kong. He also played over in England for Tottenham Hotspur.

Australia vs Kuwait

Australian Soccer Player of The Year - 1979

Presented By Socceroo Coach – Rudi Gutendo


With the family moving from Brisbane to Newcastle in the early 1960’s, Peters love for soccer began in Newcastle at the age of 9. Peter played his junior football for Kotara South and Adamstown Rosebuds, before playing senior football, initially for Adamastown Rosebuds and then for a number of Sydney based clubs as a midfielder.