Senior Assistant Coach
Adelaide United FC
Currently the assistant coach of A-League team Adelaide United FC, Michael Valkanis has played in the Greek League with Irakis, most notably with Larissa where he played for five seasons and won 102 caps and Agios Nikolaos. He played 110 games in the now defunt National Soccer League scoring 4 goals with South Melbourne, Adelaide City and Adelaide Untied.
In mid 2007, Michael was named captain of his club side, Adelaide United, Valkanis' International debut was for the Socceroos in an Asian Cup qualifier versus Kuwait at Aussie Stadium on 16th August 2006.