Scott Chipperfield was born on December 30, 1975 in Australia. A Capricorn, he is best known as a left back for FC Basel, where he played from 2001 to 2012. He won seven Swiss Super League titles with the club during that span.
Chipperfield began his professional career with the Wollongong Wolves in 1995. He spent six years with the club, making over 100 appearances. In 2001, he joined FC Basel. He quickly became a key player for the club, helping them win seven Swiss Super League titles between 2002 and 2008. He also played a vital role in Basel's run to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 in 2002-03.
Chipperfield retired from professional soccer in 2012. He currently serves as a coach for FC Basel's Under-16 team.