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Club Information

Known as
Brisbane

Nickname
Lions

Nickname
Bears

Abbreviation
BRIS

Former name
Brisbane Bears

Formed
1986 (merged with Fitzroy in 1996)

Colours
Maroon, gold, blue and white

Emblem
Lions

Website
lions.com.au

Current Affiliation
AFL (AUS) 1987-2014

Home Ground
Gabba

AFL Premierships
2001, 2002, 2003 (3 total)

Senior Premierships
VFL/AFL Night/Pre-season Series: 2013; Reserves: VFL 1991; AFL Queensland: 2001

Most Games
322 - Simon Black (1998-2013)

Most Goals
594 - Jonathan Brown (2000-2014)

League Top Goalkickers
Jonathan Brown (77) 2007

Brownlow Medalists
Michael Voss 1996; Jason Akermanis 2001; Simon Black 2002

Headquarters Postal Address
Hyundai Centre, Level 5, The Gabba, 812 Stanley St, Woolloongabba. QLD. 4102.

CEO
Swan, Greg

President
Sharpless, Bob

Brisbane


Club Biography

"The Lions under Leigh Matthews were unrecognisable from the ramshackle outfit which had spluttered to the previous season's wooden spoon. The team opened the 1999 season with a 23.14 (152) to 10.3 (63) annihilation of St Kilda at the Gabba, and thereafter seldom broke step in a rousing, sustained march to the finals ... they had every reason to feel confident over their finals prospects. In the end, however, the Kangaroos at the MCG in a preliminary final proved just one hurdle too many; clearly Matthews still needed an ingredient or two to complete the recipe ... "

John Devaney explores the development of the Brisbane Lions from troubled merger outfit to worldbeater

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2015 Season

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Brisbane's 2015 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S R Opponent Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S Mgn Grd Date MR
1 H Brisbane           vs Collingwood             GAB Apr 4 (Sat, 6:20)  
2 A Brisbane           vs North Melbourne             DOC Apr 12 (Sun, 4:40)  
3 H Brisbane           vs Richmond             GAB Apr 18 (Sat, 7:20)  
4 H Brisbane           vs West Coast             GAB Apr 26 (Sun, 1:10)  
5 A Brisbane           vs Gold Coast             CRR May 2 (Sat, 4:35)  
6 A Brisbane           vs Carlton             DOC May 10 (Sun, 3:20)  
7 H Brisbane           vs Port Adelaide             GAB May 17 (Sun, 4:40)  
8 A Brisbane           vs Essendon             DOC May 24 (Sun, 1:10)  
9 H Brisbane           vs St Kilda             GAB May 31 (Sun, 1:10)  
10 A Brisbane           vs GWS             SSH Jun 7 (Sun, 1:10)  
11 Brisbane       Bye        
12 A Brisbane           vs Western Bulldogs             DOC Jun 20 (Sat, 7:20)  
13 H Brisbane           vs Adelaide             GAB Jun 27 (Sat, 4:35)  
14 A Brisbane           vs Fremantle             SUB Jul 5 (Sun, 2:40)  
15 H Brisbane           vs Sydney             GAB Jul 12 (Sun, 4:40)  
16 A Brisbane           vs Melbourne             MCG Jul 19 (Sun, 1:10)  
17 H Brisbane           vs North Melbourne             GAB Jul 25 (Sat, 7:20)  
18 A Brisbane           vs Geelong             KAR Aug 1 (Sat, 1:45)  
19 H Brisbane           vs Gold Coast             GAB Aug 8 (Sat, 4:35)  
20 H Brisbane           vs Carlton             GAB Aug 15 (Sat, 7:20)  
21 A Brisbane           vs Adelaide             ADO Aug 22 (Sat, 7:10)  
22 A Brisbane           vs Hawthorn             YOR Aug 29 (Sat, 2:10)  
23 H Brisbane           vs Western Bulldogs             GAB Sep 5 (Sat, 2:10)  
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2015 Player Stats

J Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
There are no players statistics for Brisbane for the 2015 season.