Melbourne Victory have announced James Troisi as their latest signing for the 2016/17 season.

Troisi returns to his former club, where he won the clubs golden boot in 2013/14. After failing to see out his contract with Liaoning Whowin in the Chinese Super League, Troisi jumped on the opportunity to reunite with his old club.

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“When the opportunity was presented to return to Melbourne Victory, I didn’t hesitate,” Troisi said. 


The 28 year old Socceroo will forever be remembered for scoring the winning goal against South Korea, handing Australia their very first Asian Cup title.

“I have extremely fond memories of my time at the club. The support I received from the coaches, my teammates and the fans was outstanding. I can’t wait to represent the club again.”