Socceroos legend Tim Cahill’s son Shae has signed with A-League Men membership Brisbane Roar as he makes an attempt to comply with in his well-known father’s footsteps.
- Shae Cahill spent 4 years with Everton at their academy, and has now signed with the Brisbane Roar
- Cahill is the son of Socceroos legend Tim, who holds the Australian report for many males’s objectives in internationals
- The new ALM season begins on Saturday, October 14, with the Roar’s first match on Sunday, October 15
The youthful Cahill, 18, has joined Ross Aloisi’s Roar on a multi-year deal from Everton’s academy, the place he spent 4 years.
The midfielder notched three assists in 9 video games for Everton within the English Premier League’s under-18 competitors final season.
“We are pleased to announce the signing of Shae Cahill from Everton’s world-class academy,” Roar chief government Kaz Patafta stated.
“Securing such a promising young midfielder is a testament to our club’s new vision of integrating youthful talent into our squad and first team environment.
“Shae’s addition guarantees an thrilling period ahead for the Roar household.”
Tim Cahill retired in 2019 as the Socceroos’ leading goalscorer, with 50 goals in 108 appearances for the national side — including scoring at three consecutive World Cups (2010, 2014 and 2018).
The attacking midfielder turned striker also netted 169 goals in 683 club games, most famously starring for Everton in England’s top flight.
His tally includes 11 goals in 28 ALM games for Melbourne City in 2016 and 2017.
Cahill, 43, delighted in his son’s first senior deal.
“Very proud of you my man @shaeloucahill,” Cahill commented on the Roar’s announcement post on Instagram.
“Wishing you all the very best @brisbaneroarfc preserve chasing your goals.”