Danny Allsopp, Soccer legend to attend VIC Camp!

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Danny Allsopp is an Australian soccer player who plays as a striker for Croydon City Arrows. He is a full international for the Australia national team, and is well known for being Melbourne Victory’s second highest, and the A-League’s fifth highest all-time goalscorer.

Allsopp started his professional football career with Croydon City F.C. in the Victorian Premier League competition, having been selected from the Victorian Institute of Sport in 1999.

Allsopp then moved to England to trial for Manchester City, and after scoring in City’s first friendly match against Newquay as well as some reserve team matches, he was signed for the club for the 1998–99 season. Allsopp’s four goals in 25 games saw Manchester City promoted to the First Division. He was loaned to Wrexham in early 2000, and scored four goals in just three league matches by end of the 1999–2000 season.

Allsopp has now retired from professional soccer but continues to be an inspiration to the young soccer hopefuls! We cannot wait to Have Danny at our camp Bulleen Soccer camp!