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KEY FACTS

Official name
Carlton Football Club

Known as
Carlton

Nickname
Blues

Formed
1864

Colours
Navy blue and white

Associated clubs
Northern Bullants; Carlton Reserves; Carlton WFC; Carlton WFC (VFLW)

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2022

Affiliations (Historical)
Challenge Cup (CUP) 1865–1876; Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1896

AFL Premierships
1995 (1 total)

VFL Premierships
1906-07-08, 1914-15, 1938, 1945, 1947, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1979, 1981-82, 1987 (15 total)

VFA Premierships
1877, 1887 (2 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia: 1968, 1970 (2 total); VFL/AFL Night Series: 1983, 1997, 2005, 2007 (4 total); McClelland Trophy: 1969, 1979, 1985 [joint winners], 1987, 1995 (5 total)

Most Games
375 - Craig Bradley (1986-2002)

Most Goals
738 - Stephen Kernahan (1986-1997)

League Top Goalkickers
M.Grace (50) 1906; E.Cowley (35) 1918; H.Clover (56) 1922; H.Vallence (86) 1931; T.Carroll (54) 1961; B.Fevola (84) 2006 & (89) 2009; H.McKay (58) 2021 (7 winners/8 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Bert Deacon 1947; John James 1961; Gordon Collis 1964; Greg Williams 1994; Chris Judd 2010 (5 total)

Headquarters
Ikon Park, 400 Royal Parade, Carlton North, VIC 3054

Postal Address
PO Box 83, Carlton North, VIC 3054

Phone: (03) 9387 1400 

Email
blues@carltonfc.com.au

Website
carltonfc.com.au

Carlton



"Watched by what remains (and is likely to remain) an Australian record crowd for any football match of 121,696 Carlton looked dead and buried at the long break inducing Barassi to unleash his now famous instruction to his players to "handball, handball, handball". The players' compliance with this command, coupled with the inspirational impact of nineteenth man Ted Hopkins, saw the pattern of the game alter completely...."

John Devaney reports on the colorful history of the old dark navy Blues and their record-equalling 16 V/AFL premierships

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1939 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1939 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Carlton 4.66.1117.1520.22 142 WON South Melbourne 4.35.68.813.10 88 54 PRI Apr 22 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
2 A Carlton 1.46.78.811.13 79 LOST Geelong 2.43.69.614.8 92 -13 COR Apr 29 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
3 H Carlton 7.411.714.1617.21 123 WON North Melbourne 4.110.612.816.10 106 17 PRI May 6 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
4 A Carlton 5.75.78.1014.16 100 WON Footscray 1.14.64.75.12 42 58 WES May 13 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 A Carlton 3.36.107.1411.17 83 LOST Hawthorn 2.27.310.613.8 86 -3 GLE May 20 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
6 H Carlton 1.23.65.78.13 61 LOST Richmond 1.64.107.109.14 68 -7 PRI May 27 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
7 A Carlton 3.25.108.1110.18 78 WON Essendon 2.43.77.910.12 72 6 WIN Jun 3 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
8 A Carlton 2.45.57.712.12 84 LOST Collingwood 5.39.817.1318.15 123 -39 VIC Jun 10 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
9 H Carlton 4.39.914.1619.19 133 WON Melbourne 4.28.211.515.13 103 30 PRI Jun 17 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
10 A Carlton 2.65.96.109.16 70 LOST St. Kilda 1.34.610.1114.14 98 -28 JUN Jun 24 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
11 H Carlton 2.17.69.815.13 103 WON Fitzroy 4.64.107.167.18 60 43 PRI Jul 1 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
12 A Carlton 3.45.1014.1316.17 113 WON South Melbourne 2.44.710.1012.16 88 25 LAK Jul 8 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
13 H Carlton 2.68.710.1114.14 98 WON Geelong 7.110.111.212.5 77 21 PRI Jul 15 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
14 A Carlton 3.25.86.1111.13 79 WON North Melbourne 5.47.78.1010.13 73 6 ARD Jul 22 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
15 H Carlton 3.47.815.1224.15 159 WON Footscray 2.64.117.179.17 71 88 PRI Aug 5 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 H Carlton 5.510.715.1218.16 124 WON Hawthorn 1.94.137.177.20 62 62 PRI Aug 12 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
17 A Carlton 1.22.52.76.13 49 LOST Richmond 4.58.612.1013.10 88 -39 PUN Aug 19 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
18 H Carlton 3.59.1310.1616.22 118 WON Essendon 3.53.68.118.14 62 56 PRI Sep 2 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
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1939 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
1 Anderson, Frank 17                             0 0.0    
4 Baxter, Ken 18                             65 3.6    
7 Carney, Jack 18                             0 0.0    
6 Chitty, Bob 17                             0 0.0    
19 Cooper, Ron 13                             17 1.3    
12 Crisp, Mickey 14                             14 1.0    
5 Diggins, Brighton 11                             2 0.2    
27 Fox, Kevin 3                             2 0.7    
10 Francis, Jim 18                             0 0.0    
21 Gill, Frank 18                             1 0.1    
32 Green, Bob 18                             4 0.2    
11 Hale, Jack 14                             14 1.0    
17 Hollingshead, Harry 13                             12 0.9    
22 Jones, Jim 3                             0 0.0    
25 Mann, Cyril 5                             4 0.8    
15 McElroy, Jack 7                             8 1.1    
31 McInnes, Charlie 12                             1 0.1    
2 McIntyre, Don 18                             0 0.0    
14 McLean, Rod 16                             5 0.3    
26 Park, Jim 17                             0 0.0    
30 Price, Mick 10                             20 2.0    
29 Rae, Keith 2                             0 0.0    
18 Sanger, Arthur 6                             1 0.2    
24 Savage, Ron 12                             5 0.4    
23 Schmidt, Paul 14                             38 2.7    
8 Skinner, Jack 13                             7 0.5    
28 Wrout, Jack 15                             31 2.1    
Totals 342                             251 0.7    
 

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.