Michael Thalassitis Player Profile
Debut: MK Dons (A, 0-1), 27/08/2011
At 18 years old, Michael Thalassitis became the first of two Centre of Excellence graduates to sign a professional contract with Stevenage in summer 2011. A year after Boro’ first stepped into the Football League, it was perhaps recognition of the strides made by the club’s youth set-up during that period.
Thalassitis penned his first senior deal having impressed manager Graham Westley in training sessions and reserve matches, as well as the youth side.