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KEY FACTS

Official name
Footscray Football Club (trading as Western Bulldogs Football Club)

Known as
Footscray

Nickname
Bulldogs

Former name
Footscray Reserves

Former name date
2014-01-01

Formed
1883

Colours
Red, white and blue

Associated clubs
Western Bulldogs; Footscray U19s

Affiliated sponsors (Current)
Victoria University

Affiliation (Current)
Victorian Football League (VFL) 2014–2024

Affiliation (Historical)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1925–1999

Home Ground
Whitten Oval

VFL Premierships
2014, 2016 (2 total)

Other Senior Premierships
V/AFL Reserves: 1936, 1945, 1962, 1988, 1994, 1998 (6 total)

Most Games
96 - Will Hayes (2014-2021) (VFL)

Most Goals
73 - Jack Redpath (2014-2017) (VFL)

Headquarters
417 Barkly St, Footscray, VIC 3011

Postal Address
PO Box 4112 DC, Footscray West, VIC, 3012

Phone: (03) 9680 6100 

Email
godogs@westernbulldogs.com.au

Website
westernbulldogs.com.au

Footscray



Footscray is the reserves side for AFL club Western Bulldogs. Since 2014 the team has competed in the VFL, winning premierships in both its debut season and 2016.

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1996 Season (AFL) Fixture

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Footscray Reserves' 1996 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Footscray Reserves 18.7 115 LOST Sydney Reserves 22.17 149 -34 VIC Mar 30 (Sat, 11:15) Scores
2 A Footscray Reserves 10.10 70 LOST North Melbourne Reserves 11.16 82 -12 ARD Apr 6 (Sat, 10:30) Scores
3 H Footscray Reserves 9.3 57 LOST Fitzroy Reserves 8.18 66 -9 WHI Apr 13 (Sat, 11:15) Scores
4 H Footscray Reserves 4.12 36 LOST Hawthorn Reserves 11.11 77 -41 WHI Apr 20 (Sat, 11:15) Scores
5 A Footscray Reserves 12.14 86 WON St. Kilda Reserves 8.20 68 18 WAV Apr 28 (Sun, 11:15) Scores
6 H Footscray Reserves 10.7 67 LOST Carlton Reserves 19.18 132 -65 PUN May 5 (Sun, 11:00) Scores
7 A Footscray Reserves 13.9 87 WON Richmond Reserves 7.10 52 35 PUN May 12 (Sun, 10:30) Scores
8 H Footscray Reserves 21.15 141 LOST Essendon Reserves 24.13 157 -16 PUN May 19 (Sun, 10:45) Scores
9 H Footscray Reserves 16.9 105 LOST Sydney Reserves 18.12 120 -15 WHI May 25 (Sat, 11:15) Scores
10 H Footscray Reserves 14.7 91 LOST North Melbourne Reserves 20.15 135 -44 MCG Jun 7 (Fri, 5:15) Scores
11 A Footscray Reserves 12.13 85 LOST Geelong Reserves 13.16 94 -9 KAR Jun 15 (Sat, 11:15) Scores
12 A Footscray Reserves 11.9 75 LOST Sydney Reserves 18.20 128 -53 SCG Jun 23 (Sun, 10:15) Scores
13 H Footscray Reserves 2.7 19 LOST North Melbourne Reserves 9.16 70 -51 WHI Jun 30 (Sun, 11:15) Scores
14 A Footscray Reserves 11.9 75 WON Melbourne Reserves 6.12 48 27 PUN Jul 7 (Sun, 10:45) Scores
15 H Footscray Reserves 14.19 103 WON Fitzroy Reserves 14.11 95 8 WHI Jul 14 (Sun, 11:00) Scores
16 A Footscray Reserves 7.15 57 LOST Sydney Reserves 24.20 164 -107 SCG Jul 21 (Sun, 10:00) Scores
17 A Footscray Reserves 8.14 62 LOST Collingwood Reserves 10.11 71 -9 VIC Jul 28 (Sun, 10:30) Scores
18 A Footscray Reserves 15.10 100 WON Fitzroy Reserves 7.6 48 52 WHI Aug 4 (Sun, 12:00) Scores
19 A Footscray Reserves 24.11 155 WON Hawthorn Reserves 9.7 61 94 WAV Aug 10 (Sat, 4:45) Scores
20 H Footscray Reserves 12.11 83 LOST St. Kilda Reserves 13.12 90 -7 PRI Aug 18 (Sun, 11:15) Scores
21 A Footscray Reserves 15.13 103 WON Carlton Reserves 9.13 67 36 PRI Aug 24 (Sat, 11:15) Scores
22 A Footscray Reserves 15.14 104 LOST Essendon Reserves 18.13 121 -17 MCG Aug 30 (Fri, 5:15) Scores
 

Footnotes

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