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Dane James Ingham (born 8 June 1999) is a New Zealand professional footballer who plays as a defender for the Brisbane Roar FC. Dane made his professional debut in a 6–0 win against Global FC, in an AFC Champions League qualifier on the 31st of January 2017 at the age of 17 years, 5 months and 25 days.

Dane Ingham
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Ingham playing for New Zealand in 2017
Personal information
Full name Dane James Ingham[1]
Date of birth (1999-06-08) 8 June 1999 (age 19)
Place of birth Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
Playing position Right back / Forward
Club information
Current team
Brisbane Roar
Number 2
Youth career
Olympic FC
2015– Brisbane Roar
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015– Brisbane Roar NPL 29 (2)
2017– Brisbane Roar 6 (1)
National team
2017– New Zealand U-20 2 (0)
2017– New Zealand 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 6 May 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 29 September 2017


Club careerEdit

Brisbane RoarEdit

On his second appearance for Brisbane Roar, Dane scored his first goal against Perth Glory. In doing so he became the fourth youngest goal scorer in the A-League and the second youngest goal scorer for Brisbane Roar.[citation needed]

International careerEdit

Eligible for Australia, New Zealand, or Samoa, Ingham was called up to the New Zealand national squad for World Cup qualifiers in March 2017, along with his brother Jai.[2] He made his debut on 28 March 2017 against Fiji.[3] Ingham was selected as part of the New Zealand squad for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, playing all three games for the All Whites. He was the second youngest player to ever play at the FIFA Confederations Cup.

Personal lifeEdit

Ingham is the younger brother of Melbourne Victory winger Jai Ingham.[4] He is of Samoan descent through his mother.[5]


  1. ^ "FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017: List of Players" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 9 January 2017. Retrieved 2 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Hudson names his strongest squad". New Zealand Football. 9 March 2017.
  3. ^ Pine, Jason (29 March 2017). "Football: All Whites power rankings". The New Zealand Herald.
  4. ^ "Young Roar teeming with teens". Brisbane Roar FC. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  5. ^ "Future looking all white for Ingham bros". FourFourTwo. Retrieved 2017-07-14.

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