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KEY FACTS

Official name
Gold Coast Football Club

Known as
Gold Coast

Nickname
Suns

Formed
2008

Colours
Red, gold and blue

Associated clubs
Gold Coast Reserves; Gold Coast WFC; Gold Coast Academy WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 2011–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football League (VFL) 2010

Home Ground
Carrara Stadium

Most Games
197 - David Swallow (2011-2022)

Most Goals
254 - Tom Lynch (2011-2018)

Brownlow Medalists
Gary Ablett Jnr 2013 (1 total)

Headquarters
The Austworld Centre Level 1, Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre 296 Nerang Broadbeach Rd, Carrara, QLD 4211

Postal Address
PO Box 4952 Gold Coast MC QLD 9726

Phone: (07) 5510 6000 

Email
info@goldcoastfc.com.au

Website
goldcoastfc.com.au

CEO
Travis, Andrew

President
Witheriff, John

Gold Coast



"The league wanted to get a toehold on the Gold Coast because the region south of Brisbane was experiencing a population explosion and already boasted teams from rival codes, the NRL, A-League and NBL. And they would make sure the fledgling club had none of the teething problems that the Carrara-based Brisbane Bears experienced in the late 1980s: it would have virtually everything money could buy in order to become a successful flagbearer for the code..."

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2017 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Gold Coast's 2017 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Gold Coast 2.23.511.614.12 96 LOST Brisbane 7.311.314.515.8 98 -2 CRR Mar 25 (Sat, 7:05) Scores
2 A Gold Coast 1.25.47.88.10 58 LOST Greater Western Sydney 7.410.816.1224.16 160 -102 SSH Apr 1 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
3 H Gold Coast 3.37.817.1021.13 139 WON Hawthorn 2.33.66.107.11 53 86 CRR Apr 9 (Sun, 4:40) Scores
4 A Gold Coast 3.06.113.317.6 108 WON Carlton 2.46.67.712.10 82 26 DOC Apr 15 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
5 H Gold Coast 2.24.38.513.8 86 LOST Adelaide 7.611.917.1223.15 153 -67 CRR Apr 22 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
6 A Gold Coast 4.47.611.814.10 94 LOST North Melbourne 3.47.812.916.11 107 -13 DOC Apr 29 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
7 H Gold Coast 5.59.912.1118.16 124 WON Geelong 3.17.310.715.9 99 25 CRR May 6 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
8 H Gold Coast 1.13.54.94.14 38 LOST Port Adelaide 4.410.513.1016.14 110 -72 JIA May 14 (Sun, 1:15) Scores
9 Gold Coast       Bye        
10 A Gold Coast 4.57.79.813.9 87 LOST Melbourne 2.14.89.1018.14 122 -35 TRA May 27 (Sat, 4:05) Scores
11 H Gold Coast 2.55.109.1011.14 80 WON West Coast 3.35.57.811.11 77 3 CRR Jun 3 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
12 A Gold Coast 3.46.711.1413.17 95 WON Hawthorn 2.34.47.612.7 79 16 MCG Jun 10 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
13 H Gold Coast 1.13.27.611.7 73 LOST Carlton 4.46.87.912.11 83 -10 CRR Jun 17 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
14 A Gold Coast 4.27.58.910.12 72 LOST St. Kilda 3.68.1110.1414.19 103 -31 DOC Jun 25 (Sun, 4:40) Scores
15 H Gold Coast 6.311.513.618.10 118 WON North Melbourne 4.55.88.1314.15 99 19 CRR Jul 1 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
16 A Gold Coast 5.25.65.67.9 51 LOST Sydney 4.310.514.1017.16 118 -67 SCG Jul 8 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
17 H Gold Coast 2.17.510.813.10 88 LOST Collingwood 5.47.510.915.13 103 -15 CRR Jul 15 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
18 A Gold Coast 3.24.48.78.8 56 LOST Western Bulldogs 4.47.610.916.14 110 -54 CAZ Jul 22 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
19 H Gold Coast 4.25.38.410.5 65 LOST Richmond 3.48.811.1114.14 98 -33 CRR Jul 29 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
20 A Gold Coast 4.05.48.710.7 67 LOST Fremantle 3.57.811.1212.18 90 -23 SUB Aug 5 (Sat, 5:40) Scores
21 A Gold Coast 6.58.99.912.12 84 LOST Brisbane 3.29.415.622.10 142 -58 GAB Aug 12 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
22 H Gold Coast 3.16.18.19.3 57 LOST Essendon 4.26.88.1112.18 90 -33 CRR Aug 19 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
23 A Gold Coast 2.12.12.13.2 20 LOST Port Adelaide 2.39.614.1220.15 135 -115 ADO Aug 26 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
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2017 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
9 Ablett Jnr, Gary 14 266 19.0 196 14.0 462 33.0 49 3.5 0 0.0 77 5.5 13 18 8 0.6 11 59
13 Ah Chee, Callum 14 85 6.1 74 5.3 159 11.4 34 2.4 0 0.0 43 3.1 11 16 12 0.9 3 75
27 Ainsworth, Ben 13 88 6.8 64 4.9 152 11.7 45 3.5 0 0.0 42 3.2 14 10 14 1.1 9 93
20 Barlow, Michael 12 131 10.9 174 14.5 305 25.4 53 4.4 0 0.0 48 4.0 7 10 10 0.8 8 68
29 Bowes, Jack 11 76 6.9 61 5.5 137 12.5 32 2.9 0 0.0 25 2.3 10 7 2 0.2 2 14
41 Brodie, Will 3 20 6.7 21 7.0 41 13.7 7 2.3 0 0.0 18 6.0 2 2 0 0.0 1 1
31 Brooksby, Keegan 3 18 6.0 28 9.3 46 15.3 12 4.0 36 12.0 10 3.3 4 5 0 0.0 0 0
15 Currie, Daniel 2 8 4.0 16 8.0 24 12.0 4 2.0 71 35.5 2 1.0 2 4 1 0.5 0 6
39 Davis, Ryan 2 17 8.5 7 3.5 24 12.0 9 4.5 0 0.0 6 3.0 3 1 0 0.0 0 0
8 Fiorini, Brayden 13 136 10.5 138 10.6 274 21.1 75 5.8 0 0.0 36 2.8 7 1 5 0.4 0 30
2 Grant, Jarrad 1 4 4.0 12 12.0 16 16.0 3 3.0 0 0.0 4 4.0 1 1 0 0.0 1 1
33 Hall, Aaron 19 290 15.3 197 10.4 487 25.6 88 4.6 0 0.0 68 3.6 13 10 12 0.6 11 83
14 Hallahan, Mitch 3 32 10.7 33 11.0 65 21.7 13 4.3 0 0.0 11 3.7 3 2 1 0.3 1 7
1 Hanley, Pearce 13 155 11.9 100 7.7 255 19.6 66 5.1 0 0.0 28 2.2 10 18 1 0.1 2 8
5 Harbrow, Jarrod 18 254 14.1 147 8.2 401 22.3 102 5.7 0 0.0 34 1.9 12 13 2 0.1 2 14
38 Joyce, Jesse 17 119 7.0 129 7.6 248 14.6 71 4.2 0 0.0 35 2.1 14 9 1 0.1 1 7
10 Kolodjashnij, Kade 11 138 12.5 94 8.5 232 21.1 83 7.5 0 0.0 24 2.2 3 8 3 0.3 0 18
23 Lemmens, Sean 20 124 6.2 122 6.1 246 12.3 48 2.4 0 0.0 60 3.0 24 12 9 0.5 13 67
21 Leslie, Jack 13 88 6.8 70 5.4 158 12.2 78 6.0 0 0.0 16 1.2 9 20 0 0.0 0 0
7 Lonergan, Jesse 9 59 6.6 102 11.3 161 17.9 28 3.1 0 0.0 28 3.1 6 10 1 0.1 0 6
19 Lynch, Tom 19 183 9.6 106 5.6 289 15.2 120 6.3 2 0.1 36 1.9 28 19 44 2.3 24 288
25 Lyons, Jarryd 18 226 12.6 217 12.1 443 24.6 67 3.7 0 0.0 83 4.6 9 9 10 0.6 8 68
44 Macpherson, Darcy 8 47 5.9 47 5.9 94 11.8 27 3.4 0 0.0 25 3.1 2 6 3 0.4 3 21
4 Martin, Jack 22 262 11.9 148 6.7 410 18.6 139 6.3 0 0.0 59 2.7 21 28 24 1.1 11 155
32 Matera, Brandon 10 116 11.6 53 5.3 169 16.9 46 4.6 0 0.0 22 2.2 10 3 22 2.2 12 144
17 May, Steven 18 234 13.0 113 6.3 347 19.3 127 7.1 0 0.0 24 1.3 16 12 1 0.1 2 8
18 McKenzie, Trent 7 85 12.1 23 3.3 108 15.4 34 4.9 0 0.0 16 2.3 2 5 0 0.0 2 2
11 Miller, Touk 20 135 6.8 282 14.1 417 20.9 67 3.4 0 0.0 90 4.5 14 11 7 0.4 6 48
35 Rischitelli, Michael 4 26 6.5 24 6.0 50 12.5 11 2.8 0 0.0 15 3.8 6 7 1 0.3 0 6
3 Rosa, Matt 19 175 9.2 226 11.9 401 21.1 89 4.7 0 0.0 51 2.7 11 15 1 0.1 4 10
42 Saad, Adam 22 194 8.8 171 7.8 365 16.6 78 3.5 0 0.0 50 2.3 13 17 2 0.1 7 19
40 Scheer, Brad 4 11 2.8 22 5.5 33 8.3 8 2.0 0 0.0 12 3.0 2 1 0 0.0 1 1
36 Schoenfeld, Josh 4 17 4.3 30 7.5 47 11.8 11 2.8 0 0.0 9 2.3 1 1 3 0.8 1 19
37 Scrimshaw, Jack 4 25 6.3 15 3.8 40 10.0 16 4.0 0 0.0 3 0.8 1 2 0 0.0 0 0
6 Sexton, Alex 20 198 9.9 116 5.8 314 15.7 93 4.7 0 0.0 28 1.4 7 21 12 0.6 7 79
26 Shaw, Matt 2 20 10.0 7 3.5 27 13.5 7 3.5 0 0.0 2 1.0 0 0 1 0.5 1 7
43 Spencer, Max 5 40 8.0 36 7.2 76 15.2 30 6.0 0 0.0 3 0.6 3 2 0 0.0 0 0
24 Swallow, David 18 213 11.8 177 9.8 390 21.7 49 2.7 0 0.0 91 5.1 16 16 11 0.6 8 74
16 Thompson, Rory 7 41 5.9 31 4.4 72 10.3 29 4.1 1 0.1 20 2.9 3 7 0 0.0 0 0
34 Willis, Mackenzie 2 11 5.5 10 5.0 21 10.5 5 2.5 0 0.0 3 1.5 0 2 0 0.0 0 0
28 Witts, Jarrod 18 112 6.2 128 7.1 240 13.3 46 2.6 682 37.9 64 3.6 26 16 2 0.1 4 16
30 Wright, Peter 22 159 7.2 117 5.3 276 12.5 121 5.5 113 5.1 35 1.6 22 8 31 1.4 19 205
Totals 484 4638 9.6 3884 8.0 8522 17.6 2120 4.4 905 1.9 1356 2.8 381 385 257 0.5 185 1727
 

Footnotes

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