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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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2006 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Brisbane's 2006 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Brisbane 1.11.32.65.8 38 LOST Geelong 4.38.712.917.13 115 -77 KAR Apr 1 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 H Brisbane 4.57.912.1317.13 115 WON Essendon 2.07.010.315.7 97 18 GAB Apr 8 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
3 A Brisbane 4.24.78.1112.15 87 LOST St. Kilda 7.310.616.919.10 124 -37 DOC Apr 13 (Thu, 7:40) Scores
4 H Brisbane 1.64.95.1011.16 82 LOST Richmond 1.44.810.1114.12 96 -14 GAB Apr 22 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
5 A Brisbane 4.27.48.89.9 63 LOST West Coast 5.49.713.1218.14 122 -59 SUB Apr 29 (Sat, 5:40) Scores
6 H Brisbane 3.44.48.710.10 70 LOST Sydney 5.28.613.1015.12 102 -32 GAB May 7 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
7 A Brisbane 4.19.814.916.10 106 WON Hawthorn 0.04.16.79.12 66 40 CRR May 13 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
8 A Brisbane 5.39.818.1122.15 147 WON Port Adelaide 4.66.97.1310.18 78 69 FBP May 21 (Sun, 12:40) Scores
9 H Brisbane 7.310.1114.1321.15 141 WON Fremantle 2.24.87.1010.13 73 68 GAB May 28 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
10 A Brisbane 2.25.58.712.11 83 LOST Collingwood 3.56.611.1016.13 109 -26 MCG Jun 3 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
11 H Brisbane 3.34.85.118.12 60 LOST Adelaide 0.43.77.1310.15 75 -15 GAB Jun 10 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
12 H Brisbane 4.57.1012.1214.19 103 LOST Western Bulldogs 7.413.720.922.13 145 -42 GAB Jun 17 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
13 H Brisbane 1.54.96.188.23 71 WON Carlton 2.04.66.87.14 56 15 GAB Jul 1 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
14 A Brisbane 5.27.510.1013.12 90 LOST Melbourne 2.25.610.914.14 98 -8 GAB Jul 8 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
15 A Brisbane 2.35.57.912.13 85 WON North Melbourne 4.47.128.1611.18 84 1 DOC Jul 15 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
16 H Brisbane 1.45.911.1211.18 84 WON Hawthorn 5.38.310.611.8 74 10 GAB Jul 22 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
17 A Brisbane 6.310.815.1118.15 123 LOST Essendon 5.410.617.725.10 160 -37 DOC Jul 29 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
18 H Brisbane 4.08.111.513.9 87 LOST Geelong 4.59.1112.1714.20 104 -17 GAB Aug 6 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
19 A Brisbane 1.11.52.128.12 60 LOST Richmond 7.414.717.1121.16 142 -82 DOC Aug 12 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
20 H Brisbane 1.25.66.87.10 52 LOST West Coast 1.58.811.1516.18 114 -62 GAB Aug 20 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
21 A Brisbane 3.14.25.36.4 40 LOST Sydney 3.27.49.814.13 97 -57 STA Aug 26 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
22 H Brisbane 3.44.77.147.15 57 LOST St. Kilda 4.110.513.616.12 108 -51 GAB Sep 2 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
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2006 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
7 Adcock, Jed 8 98 12.3 48 6.0 146 18.3 50 6.3 0 0.0 27 3.4 7 6 1 0.1 1 7
12 Akermanis, Jason 14 194 13.9 66 4.7 260 18.6 78 5.6 0 0.0 40 2.9 10 10 15 1.1 16 106
42 Allan, Marcus 1 8 8.0 2 2.0 10 10.0 6 6.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 1 0 0 0.0 0 0
34 Attard, Jayden 3 17 5.7 12 4.0 29 9.7 8 2.7 0 0.0 10 3.3 2 1 1 0.3 0 6
46 Begley, Colm 2 13 6.5 8 4.0 21 10.5 3 1.5 0 0.0 4 2.0 1 0 0 0.0 1 1
20 Black, Simon 22 257 11.7 273 12.4 530 24.1 63 2.9 0 0.0 108 4.9 26 21 8 0.4 4 52
36 Bradshaw, Daniel 22 211 9.6 52 2.4 263 12.0 159 7.2 3 0.1 24 1.1 11 7 59 2.7 39 393
17 Brennan, Jared 17 155 9.1 72 4.2 227 13.4 92 5.4 18 1.1 37 2.2 12 19 8 0.5 11 59
16 Brown, Jonathan 10 133 13.3 56 5.6 189 18.9 103 10.3 5 0.5 13 1.3 10 4 35 3.5 18 228
19 Charman, Jamie 16 141 8.8 68 4.3 209 13.1 71 4.4 341 21.3 32 2.0 21 35 12 0.8 9 81
1 Clark, Mitch 6 32 5.3 17 2.8 49 8.2 18 3.0 20 3.3 17 2.8 3 4 3 0.5 2 20
30 Copeland, Robert 17 134 7.9 85 5.0 219 12.9 65 3.8 0 0.0 38 2.2 16 12 1 0.1 0 6
18 Corrie, Anthony 4 34 8.5 22 5.5 56 14.0 13 3.3 0 0.0 9 2.3 4 1 2 0.5 3 15
39 Drummond, Josh 7 81 11.6 30 4.3 111 15.9 39 5.6 0 0.0 12 1.7 5 5 4 0.6 4 28
4 Fixter, Ben 19 105 5.5 67 3.5 172 9.1 51 2.7 0 0.0 74 3.9 21 16 2 0.1 0 12
45 Harding, Scott 14 73 5.2 85 6.1 158 11.3 34 2.4 0 0.0 22 1.6 5 6 2 0.1 6 18
33 Hooper, Rhan 11 49 4.5 30 2.7 79 7.2 12 1.1 0 0.0 38 3.5 4 6 9 0.8 10 64
2 Johnson, Chris 8 77 9.6 38 4.8 115 14.4 34 4.3 0 0.0 19 2.4 9 10 3 0.4 1 19
27 Keating, Clark 7 28 4.0 30 4.3 58 8.3 19 2.7 95 13.6 6 0.9 9 11 1 0.1 1 7
23 Leppitsch, Justin 4 32 8.0 19 4.8 51 12.8 20 5.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 6 5 1 0.3 0 6
26 MacDonald, Joel 3 22 7.3 24 8.0 46 15.3 13 4.3 0 0.0 13 4.3 3 3 0 0.0 1 1
43 McDonald, Beau 8 23 2.9 24 3.0 47 5.9 16 2.0 125 15.6 10 1.3 4 1 1 0.1 2 8
9 McGrath, Ashley 11 64 5.8 27 2.5 91 8.3 23 2.1 0 0.0 24 2.2 4 9 14 1.3 9 93
21 Merrett, Daniel 9 28 3.1 31 3.4 59 6.6 25 2.8 21 2.3 18 2.0 6 6 3 0.3 3 21
15 Michael, Mal 21 139 6.6 101 4.8 240 11.4 109 5.2 11 0.5 30 1.4 9 7 1 0.0 2 8
25 Mills, Wayde 4 32 8.0 16 4.0 48 12.0 25 6.3 0 0.0 3 0.8 1 2 0 0.0 0 0
10 Moody, Matthew 19 177 9.3 101 5.3 278 14.6 97 5.1 0 0.0 29 1.5 12 9 11 0.6 19 85
8 Notting, Tim 22 214 9.7 122 5.5 336 15.3 116 5.3 1 0.0 51 2.3 13 13 2 0.1 14 26
41 Pask, Marty 8 36 4.5 22 2.8 58 7.3 29 3.6 0 0.0 5 0.6 0 4 4 0.5 3 27
24 Patfull, Joel 15 68 4.5 61 4.1 129 8.6 43 2.9 0 0.0 38 2.5 5 13 3 0.2 9 27
6 Power, Luke 22 376 17.1 185 8.4 561 25.5 106 4.8 1 0.0 81 3.7 18 21 15 0.7 7 97
35 Rischitelli, Michael 18 161 8.9 130 7.2 291 16.2 71 3.9 2 0.1 67 3.7 14 11 8 0.4 4 52
29 Roe, Jason 15 156 10.4 49 3.3 205 13.7 83 5.5 0 0.0 45 3.0 19 12 3 0.2 4 22
5 Scott, Brad 18 151 8.4 115 6.4 266 14.8 88 4.9 0 0.0 43 2.4 4 22 1 0.1 1 7
28 Selwood, Troy 16 142 8.9 81 5.1 223 13.9 79 4.9 0 0.0 59 3.7 18 15 3 0.2 1 19
11 Sherman, Justin 22 269 12.2 218 9.9 487 22.1 130 5.9 0 0.0 50 2.3 7 13 17 0.8 9 111
32 Stiller, Cheynee 13 158 12.2 114 8.8 272 20.9 83 6.4 1 0.1 31 2.4 14 7 4 0.3 5 29
3 Voss, Michael 21 232 11.0 230 11.0 462 22.0 104 5.0 3 0.1 54 2.6 14 13 3 0.1 5 23
31 Wood, Cameron 7 21 3.0 28 4.0 49 7.0 25 3.6 73 10.4 10 1.4 2 9 0 0.0 0 0
Totals 484 4341 9.0 2759 5.7 7100 14.7 2203 4.6 720 1.5 1194 2.5 350 369 260 0.5 224 1784
 

Footnotes

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