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KEY FACTS

Official name
Brisbane Bears - Fitzroy Football Club (Trading as Brisbane Lions Australian Football Club)

Known as
Brisbane

Nickname
Lions

Nickname
Bears

Former name
Brisbane Bears

Formed
1986 (merged with Fitzroy in 1996)

Colours
Maroon, gold, blue and white

Associated clubs
Brisbane Reserves; Brisbane WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1987–2022

Home Ground
Gabba

AFL Premierships
2001, 2002, 2003 (3 total)

Senior Premierships
VFL/AFL Night/Pre-season Series - 2013 (1 total); Reserves - VFL 1991 (1 total); AFL Queensland - 2001 (1 total); North East Australian Football League - 2012-13, 2019 (3 total)

Most Games
322 - Simon Black (1998-2013)

Most Goals
594 - Jonathan Brown (2000-2014)

League Top Goalkickers
Jonathan Brown (77) 2007 (1 total)

Brownlow Medalists
Michael Voss 1996; Jason Akermanis 2001; Simon Black 2002; Lachie Neale 2020 (4 total)

Headquarters
Hyundai Centre, Level 5, The Gabba, 812 Stanley St, Woolloongabba, QLD 4102

Phone: (07) 3335 1777 

Email
community@lions.com.au

Website
lions.com.au

Brisbane



"The Lions under Leigh Matthews were unrecognisable from the ramshackle outfit which had spluttered to the previous season's wooden spoon. The team opened the 1999 season with a 23.14 (152) to 10.3 (63) annihilation of St Kilda at the Gabba, and thereafter seldom broke step in a rousing, sustained march to the finals ... they had every reason to feel confident over their finals prospects. In the end, however, the Kangaroos at the MCG in a preliminary final proved just one hurdle too many; clearly Matthews still needed an ingredient or two to complete the recipe ... "

John Devaney explores the development of the Brisbane Lions from troubled merger outfit to worldbeater

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1994 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Brisbane's 1994 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Brisbane 1.64.138.1713.21 99 WON Sydney 6.88.119.1312.17 89 10 GAB Mar 27 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
2 A Brisbane 2.05.46.611.6 72 LOST Richmond 6.510.1016.1320.14 134 -62 MCG Apr 3 (Sun, 2:08) Scores
3 A Brisbane 2.15.110.212.6 78 LOST Fitzroy 6.18.513.617.9 111 -33 WES Apr 9 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
4 H Brisbane 4.68.917.1122.19 151 WON St. Kilda 2.19.310.715.8 98 53 GAB Apr 17 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
5 A Brisbane 0.10.33.44.6 30 LOST Melbourne 4.49.512.1117.15 117 -87 MCG Apr 22 (Fri, 7:38) Scores
6 H Brisbane 3.28.513.617.8 110 LOST Adelaide 1.34.810.1018.13 121 -11 GAB Apr 30 (Sat, 2:08) Scores
7 A Brisbane 3.05.35.67.7 49 LOST Footscray 4.26.59.1112.14 86 -37 WES May 8 (Sun, 2:00) Scores
8 A Brisbane 4.45.57.610.7 67 LOST Hawthorn 2.310.1017.1225.16 166 -99 WAV May 14 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
9 Brisbane       Bye        
10 H Brisbane 1.36.711.1317.18 120 WON North Melbourne 5.98.1210.1712.21 93 27 GAB May 29 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
11 A Brisbane 3.37.612.1019.12 126 WON Geelong 4.07.511.915.11 101 25 KAR Jun 4 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
12 A Brisbane 3.17.29.310.9 69 LOST West Coast 3.66.89.911.12 78 -9 SUB Jun 12 (Sun, 4:15) Scores
13 H Brisbane 3.29.414.717.12 114 WON Essendon 5.56.910.1211.15 81 33 GAB Jun 19 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
14 H Brisbane 3.48.714.1417.19 121 WON Collingwood 3.25.57.711.11 77 44 GAB Jun 26 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
15 A Brisbane 1.23.55.96.10 46 LOST Carlton 4.76.911.1022.12 144 -98 PRI Jul 2 (Sat, 2:08) Scores
16 A Brisbane 5.212.317.621.9 135 WON Sydney 5.59.912.1615.20 110 25 SCG Jul 10 (Sun, 1:15) Scores
17 H Brisbane 2.45.88.1012.12 84 LOST Richmond 5.46.712.715.8 98 -14 GAB Jul 17 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
18 H Brisbane 3.37.68.138.17 65 WON Fitzroy 0.31.73.127.16 58 7 GAB Jul 24 (Sun, 1:15) Scores
19 A Brisbane 0.51.58.78.7 55 WON St. Kilda 3.14.55.95.15 45 10 WAV Jul 30 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
20 H Brisbane 4.16.610.912.12 84 LOST Melbourne 3.38.711.914.15 99 -15 GAB Aug 7 (Sun, 1:15) Scores
21 A Brisbane 2.47.98.912.14 86 LOST Adelaide 7.28.510.813.11 89 -3 FBP Aug 14 (Sun, 4:15) Scores
22 H Brisbane 2.24.510.813.10 88 LOST Footscray 5.37.810.1214.14 98 -10 GAB Aug 21 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
23 H Brisbane 1.24.510.913.13 91 LOST Hawthorn 6.38.811.1015.12 102 -11 GAB Aug 28 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
24 Brisbane       Bye        
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1994 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
10 Ashcroft, Marcus 22 270 12.3 174 7.9 444 20.2 58 2.6 2 0.1 50 2.3 26 18 10 0.5 10 70
25 Bews, Andrew 20 160 8.0 178 8.9 338 16.9 48 2.4 0 0.0 22 1.1 18 17 1 0.1 0 6
30 Bourke, Damian 7 32 4.6 11 1.6 43 6.1 21 3.0 55 7.9 4 0.6 4 4 0 0.0 0 0
1 Champion, Richard 19 214 11.3 50 2.6 264 13.9 82 4.3 6 0.3 26 1.4 38 22 2 0.1 4 16
5 Chapman, Nathan 7 45 6.4 25 3.6 70 10.0 10 1.4 0 0.0 3 0.4 3 4 4 0.6 0 24
12 Clarke, Troy 17 137 8.1 83 4.9 220 12.9 34 2.0 0 0.0 9 0.5 10 12 14 0.8 13 97
16 Clarke, Matthew 19 119 6.3 76 4.0 195 10.3 68 3.6 225 11.8 10 0.5 26 37 2 0.1 4 16
20 Craven, Danny 15 107 7.1 100 6.7 207 13.8 12 0.8 0 0.0 36 2.4 21 14 5 0.3 3 33
6 Fletcher, Adrian 19 236 12.4 213 11.2 449 23.6 68 3.6 1 0.1 35 1.8 28 28 5 0.3 5 35
29 Francis, Fabian 13 86 6.6 55 4.2 141 10.8 17 1.3 0 0.0 23 1.8 5 12 9 0.7 9 63
37 Frigo, Rudi 7 26 3.7 13 1.9 39 5.6 14 2.0 10 1.4 4 0.6 9 6 1 0.1 1 7
4 Gastev, John 15 105 7.0 79 5.3 184 12.3 34 2.3 0 0.0 26 1.7 17 18 3 0.2 2 20
14 Hamilton, Shane 13 146 11.2 64 4.9 210 16.2 35 2.7 1 0.1 18 1.4 9 7 6 0.5 7 43
32 Hart, Shaun 11 86 7.8 41 3.7 127 11.5 22 2.0 5 0.5 15 1.4 11 6 11 1.0 2 68
41 Kennedy, Matthew 17 167 9.8 77 4.5 244 14.4 49 2.9 12 0.7 12 0.7 14 15 4 0.2 7 31
18 Lambert, Craig 19 179 9.4 279 14.7 458 24.1 21 1.1 1 0.1 59 3.1 40 28 7 0.4 5 47
44 Lappin, Nigel 17 115 6.8 82 4.8 197 11.6 37 2.2 0 0.0 11 0.6 7 7 8 0.5 3 51
15 Lehmann, Troy 13 108 8.3 40 3.1 148 11.4 32 2.5 0 0.0 10 0.8 9 7 10 0.8 6 66
23 Leppitsch, Justin 4 19 4.8 5 1.3 24 6.0 5 1.3 0 0.0 1 0.3 4 2 5 1.3 4 34
17 Leslie, Martin 21 139 6.6 152 7.2 291 13.9 76 3.6 4 0.2 26 1.2 30 15 3 0.1 0 18
11 Lynch, Alastair 13 146 11.2 32 2.5 178 13.7 81 6.2 2 0.2 6 0.5 31 16 35 2.7 22 232
2 McAdam, Gilbert 16 130 8.1 82 5.1 212 13.3 41 2.6 1 0.1 24 1.5 14 30 20 1.3 15 135
31 McCormack, Brendan 1 6 6.0 4 4.0 10 10.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 1 2 0 0.0 0 0
7 McIvor, Scott 20 176 8.8 110 5.5 286 14.3 71 3.6 8 0.4 32 1.6 22 28 5 0.3 7 37
19 McLean, Michael 18 159 8.8 151 8.4 310 17.2 32 1.8 0 0.0 22 1.2 21 22 1 0.1 1 7
24 Merrett, Roger 16 119 7.4 37 2.3 156 9.8 75 4.7 16 1.0 12 0.8 22 31 41 2.6 25 271
8 Peos, Paul 21 143 6.8 73 3.5 216 10.3 83 4.0 0 0.0 18 0.9 22 16 29 1.4 28 202
38 Scott, Dion 5 14 2.8 11 2.2 25 5.0 11 2.2 3 0.6 4 0.8 2 3 4 0.8 3 27
22 Scott, Chris 19 193 10.2 88 4.6 281 14.8 66 3.5 2 0.1 27 1.4 19 26 9 0.5 6 60
9 Starcevich, Craig 11 61 5.5 38 3.5 99 9.0 36 3.3 4 0.4 4 0.4 11 9 7 0.6 5 47
3 Voss, Michael 12 105 8.8 63 5.3 168 14.0 34 2.8 1 0.1 13 1.1 12 7 10 0.8 2 62
33 White, Darryl 15 93 6.2 91 6.1 184 12.3 56 3.7 27 1.8 20 1.3 8 17 10 0.7 6 66
Totals 462 3841 8.3 2577 5.6 6418 13.9 1330 2.9 386 0.8 583 1.3 514 486 281 0.6 205 1891
 

Footnotes

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