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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; C.Curnow (64) 2022 (8 winners/9 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Bert Deacon 1947; John James 1961; Gordon Collis 1964; Greg Williams 1994; Chris Judd 2010; Patrick Cripps 2022 (6 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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1944 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1944 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Carlton 1.03.35.69.7 61 LOST South Melbourne 5.28.611.913.10 88 -27 JUN May 6 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
2 H Carlton 2.77.1012.1218.16 124 WON Hawthorn 1.45.75.139.14 68 56 PRI May 13 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
3 A Carlton 4.34.49.714.8 92 WON Melbourne 2.09.29.212.5 77 15 PUN May 20 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
4 H Carlton 2.47.97.1413.17 95 WON Essendon 5.410.513.814.9 93 2 PRI May 27 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 H Carlton 6.611.815.1016.12 108 WON Richmond 1.16.210.414.8 92 16 PRI Jun 3 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
6 A Carlton 4.69.1311.1913.25 103 WON Geelong 1.22.64.65.10 40 63 KAR Jun 10 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
7 A Carlton 2.43.87.1215.13 103 WON St. Kilda 1.44.65.96.12 48 55 JUN Jun 17 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
8 H Carlton 4.29.614.717.12 114 WON Collingwood 6.38.69.712.11 83 31 PRI Jun 24 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
9 A Carlton 2.14.25.67.10 52 LOST North Melbourne 1.84.99.1111.15 81 -29 ARD Jul 1 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
10 H Carlton 2.87.1110.1211.15 81 WON Fitzroy 1.32.45.116.15 51 30 PRI Jul 8 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
11 A Carlton 3.56.712.1112.11 83 LOST Footscray 6.18.212.313.8 86 -3 WES Jul 15 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
12 H Carlton 4.46.88.1010.14 74 WON South Melbourne 0.24.55.98.12 60 14 PRI Jul 22 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
13 A Carlton 4.95.169.2113.28 106 WON Hawthorn 2.07.210.210.2 62 44 GLE Jul 29 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
14 H Carlton 1.03.83.124.14 38 LOST Melbourne 1.24.26.68.6 54 -16 PRI Aug 5 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
15 A Carlton 1.94.1210.1614.20 104 WON Essendon 0.02.34.66.9 45 59 WIN Aug 12 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 A Carlton 1.41.64.128.16 64 LOST Richmond 3.47.129.1311.16 82 -18 PUN Aug 19 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
17 H Carlton 5.99.1220.1823.28 166 WON Geelong 2.25.66.78.12 60 106 PRI Aug 26 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
18 H Carlton 4.28.410.913.10 88 LOST Footscray 2.26.910.1112.17 89 -1 PRI Sep 2 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
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1944 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 14                             1 0.1    
9 Atkinson, Bob 18                             0 0.0    
3 Bennett, Jack 18                             5 0.3    
22 Boys, Ron 2                             1 0.5    
15 Brown, Vin 14                             0 0.0    
29 Butler, Bert 1                             0 0.0    
6 Chitty, Bob 18                             0 0.0    
26 Clark, Jim 17                             0 0.0    
35 Conley, Jack 6                             6 1.0    
23 Deacon, Bert 3                             4 1.3    
8 Fitzgibbon, Fred 13                             0 0.0    
32 Green, Bob 16                             24 1.5    
29 Gregory, Les 1                             0 0.0    
13 Grieve, Ollie 1                             2 2.0    
5 Henfry, Ern 2                             0 0.0    
11 Hines, Ron 8                             1 0.1    
13 Howell Jnr, Jack 5                             1 0.2    
22 Lucas, Bert 7                             5 0.7    
34 Marden, Les 2                             0 0.0    
7 McCann, Les 7                             1 0.1    
12 McDonald, Harold 1                             0 0.0    
31 McInnes, Charlie 18                             26 1.4    
34 McLean, Ken 1                             0 0.0    
14 McLean, Rod 17                             0 0.0    
16 Mooring, Jim 18                             42 2.3    
30 Price, Mick 18                             30 1.7    
18 Sanger, Arthur 17                             0 0.0    
24 Savage, Ron 18                             25 1.4    
21 Schmidt, Paul 2                             3 1.5    
33 Spence, Ernie 4                             0 0.0    
20 Tudor, Graham 12                             4 0.3    
5 Tuohill, Ted 4                             3 0.8    
7 Turner, Herb 3                             1 0.3    
4 Way, Alex 6                             12 2.0    
12 Williams, Doug 8                             0 0.0    
25 Wilson, Mac 4                             0 0.0    
28 Wrout, Jack 18                             33 1.8    
Totals 342                             230 0.7    
 

Footnotes

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