Known for his soccer career and color commentating for SBS in Australia. He formerly played between 1988 and 2003 for both the national team and a myriad of semi-professional clubs throughout the country.
He graduated from Kadina High School. He debuted as a midfielder for the semi-professional club Sydney United in 1988.
As a member of Australia's national team, he earned 29 caps, and scored 9 goals. In 2007, he was named the Australian representative to vote for the Ballon d'Or.
He was born and raised in Lismore, Australia.
He played for Terry Venables' Portsmouth club between 1997 and 1998.