Born: 1992, Sydney

Code: EPL

Current Position: Goalkeeper

Current Club: Arsenal

 

Maty Ryan is the Australian Socceroos goalkeeper, currently playing for Arsenal in the English Premier League, on loan from Brighton & Hove Albion. Ryan began his career with the Central Coast Mariners in 2010, winning the Joe Marston Medal and Al-League Young Footballer of the Year for the 2010/11 and 2011/12 seasons, before winning the A-League Grand Final in 2013. Between 2013 and 2017, Ryan played for Club Brugge in the Belgium Pro League, Valencia in La Liga, and Genk in the Belgium Pro League, winning several accolades. In 2017, Ryan signed with Brighton & Hove Albion in the EPL as the primary goalkeeper, before joining Arsenal on Loan in 2021. Ryan also played in the 2014 and 2018 world Cups, and is Australia’s first-choice keeper.

 

Awards/Achievements:

Central Coast Mariners

  • A-League Premiership: 2011–12[82]
  • A-League Championship: 2013[83]

Club Brugge

  • Belgian Cup: 2014–15

Australia

  • AFC Asian Cup: 2015

Other

  • A-League Young Footballer of the Year: 2010–11, 2011–12
  • Joe Marston Medal: 2011
  • A-League Goalkeeper of the Year: 2011–12
  • FFA U20 Male Player of the Year: 2011, 2012
  • PFA Harry Kewell Medal: 2011–12, 2013–14, 2014–15
  • PFA A-League Team of the Season: 2011–12
  • Mariners Medal: 2011–12
  • Belgium Pro League Goalkeeper of the Year: 2013–14,[91] 2014–15
  • AFC Asian Cup Golden Glove: 2015
  • AFC Asian Cup Dream Team: 2015
  • PFA Footballer of the Year: 2014–15, 2018–19
  • IFFHS AFC Men’s Team of the Decade 2011–2020