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KEY FACTS

Official name
Geelong Football Club

Known as
Geelong

Nickname
Cats

Formed
1859

Colours
Navy blue and white

Associated clubs
Geelong Reserves; Geelong WFC; Geelong WFC (VFLW)

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2023

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1896

Home Ground
Kardinia Park

AFL Premierships
2007, 2009, 2011, 2022 (4 total)

VFL Premierships
1925, 1931, 1937, 1951-2, 1963 (6 total)

VFA Premierships
1878-9-80, 1882-3-4, 1886 (7 total)

Senior Premierships
V/AFL Night Series - 1961, 2006, 2009 (3 total); McClelland Trophy: 1952, 1954, 1962-63, 1980-81, 1992, 2007-8, 2019, 2022 (11 total)

Most Games
355 - Joel Selwood (2007-2022)

Most Goals
1021 - Gary Ablett Snr (1984-1996)

League Top Goalkickers
E.James (27) 1897 & (31) 1899; L.Hagger (78) 1925; G.Moloney (109) 1932; L.White (86) 1948; G.Goninon (86) 1951; N.Rayson (80) 1955; D.Wade (68) 1962, (96) 1967 & (127) 1969; L.Donohue (105) 1976; G.Ablett senior (129) 1994 & (122) 1995; T. Hawkins (42) 2020 (10 winners/14 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Edward 'Carji' Greeves 1924; Bernie Smith 1951; Alistair Lord 1962; Paul Couch 1989; Jimmy Bartel 2007; Gary Ablett jnr 2009; Patrick Dangerfield 2016 (7 total)

Headquarters
Kardinia Park (GMHBA) La Trobe Terrace, Geelong, VIC 3220

Postal Address
PO Box 461, Geelong, VIC, 3220

Phone: 1300 462 287 

Website
geelongcats.com.au

Geelong



"Inspired by Dick Reynolds, Essendon got within five points late in the final term of the 1951 Grand Final, but Geelong was able to steady and pull away to secure an 11-point victory, 11.15 (81) to 10.10 (70). Under Reg Hickey, Geelong has developed into a marvellous team. Indeed, with Bernie Smith having won the Brownlow, and George Goninon having been the league's top goal kicker, the Cats had secured a prestigious treble which only Collingwood had previously accomplished ... "

John Devaney assesses the Cats from Kardinia Park, forever football's great entertainers

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1918 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Geelong's 1918 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Geelong 1.11.52.54.7 31 LOST South Melbourne 0.50.103.117.15 57 -26 LAK May 11 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
2 H Geelong 0.03.24.45.6 36 LOST Collingwood 4.24.36.47.6 48 -12 COR May 18 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
3 H Geelong 0.14.75.86.16 52 WON Essendon 2.83.84.114.12 36 16 COR May 25 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
4 A Geelong 2.25.68.118.14 62 LOST Fitzroy 3.54.106.1310.14 74 -12 BWS Jun 3 (Mon, 3:00) Scores
5 H Geelong 2.33.85.116.13 49 LOST Richmond 2.42.132.167.18 60 -11 COR Jun 8 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
6 A Geelong 3.05.16.37.3 45 LOST Carlton 4.36.87.1116.15 111 -66 PRI Jun 15 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
7 A Geelong 1.21.53.85.9 39 LOST St. Kilda 4.110.512.1015.13 103 -64 JUN Jun 22 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
8 H Geelong 1.14.44.57.8 50 LOST South Melbourne 4.15.66.117.13 55 -5 COR Jun 29 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
9 A Geelong 1.24.45.67.10 52 LOST Collingwood 5.47.910.912.14 86 -34 VIC Jul 6 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
10 A Geelong 0.22.63.75.9 39 LOST Essendon 4.34.65.78.10 58 -19 EME Jul 13 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
11 H Geelong 1.11.33.55.6 36 LOST Fitzroy 4.26.37.411.6 72 -36 COR Jul 20 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
12 A Geelong 2.25.57.710.11 71 LOST Richmond 4.87.1213.1215.15 105 -34 PUN Jul 27 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
13 H Geelong 2.34.57.710.7 67 WON Carlton 2.53.103.114.13 37 30 COR Aug 3 (Sat, 3:15) Scores
14 H Geelong 2.74.146.2010.27 87 WON St. Kilda 0.11.14.36.6 42 45 COR Aug 10 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
Player stats will return soon.
 

Footnotes

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