Forward Mitchell Austin
- Height 186cm
- Weight 78kg
- D.O.B. 3/4/91
- Born Rochdale
Another Jets player with a point to prove after being cut at the end of the 2017/18 season, Mitch Austin is a former Melbourne Victory and Central Coast Mariners attacker who has overcome injury to get this far.
An extended trial period in Newcastle saw Austin do enough to earn himself a contract, and Jets fans will be looking forward to Austin providing a point of difference on the edge of attack.
With nine goals from typically wide positions in 47 Hyundai A-League matches, Austin has a lot to add to the Newcastle Jets squad.
Hyundai A-League 2018/19
Player departure: Mitch Austin
The Newcastle Jets can confirm the departure of Mitch Austin from the Club after his contract was terminated by mutual consent. The winger had just over four months left to run on his existing one-year contract. Austin joined the Jets from Melbourne Victory in the off-seaso