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KEY FACTS

Official name
Carlton Football Club

Known as
Carlton

Nickname
Blues

Formed
1864

Colours
Navy blue and white

Associated clubs
Northern Blues; Carlton Reserves; Carlton WFC; Carlton WFC (VFLW)

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2019

Affiliations (Historical)
Challenge Cup (CUP) 1865–1876; Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1896

AFL Premierships
1995 (1 total)

VFL Premierships
1906-07-08, 1914-15, 1938, 1945, 1947, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1979, 1981-82, 1987 (15 total)

VFA Premierships
1877, 1887 (2 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia: 1968, 1970 (2 total); VFL/AFL Night Series: 1983, 1997, 2005, 2007 (4 total); McClelland Trophy: 1969, 1979, 1985 [joint winners], 1987, 1995 (5 total)

Most Games
375 - Craig Bradley (1986-2002)

Most Goals
738 - Stephen Kernahan (1986-1997)

League Top Goalkickers
M.Grace (50) 1906; E.Cowley (35) 1918; H.Clover (56) 1922; H.Vallence (86) 1931; T.Carroll (54) 1961; B.Fevola (84) 2006 & (89) 2009 (6 winners/7 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Bert Deacon 1947; John James 1961; Gordon Collis 1964; Greg Williams 1994; Chris Judd 2010 (5 total)

Postal Address
Visy Park, Royal Parade, North Carlton. VIC. 3054.

Website
carltonfc.com.au

Carlton



"Watched by what remains (and is likely to remain) an Australian record crowd for any football match of 121,696 Carlton looked dead and buried at the long break inducing Barassi to unleash his now famous instruction to his players to "handball, handball, handball". The players' compliance with this command, coupled with the inspirational impact of nineteenth man Ted Hopkins, saw the pattern of the game alter completely...."

John Devaney reports on the colorful history of the old dark navy Blues and their record-equalling 16 V/AFL premierships

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1896 Season () Fixture

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Carlton's 1896 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 Carlton       Bye        
2 A Carlton 0.30.30.70.7 0 LOST Essendon 1.05.87.910.17 10 -10 EME May 9 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
3 H Carlton 0.30.31.42.6 2 LOST North Melbourne 2.23.36.46.4 6 -4 UNI May 16 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
4 A Carlton 3.45.46.46.5 6 WON Richmond 1.02.03.13.3 3 3 PUN May 23 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
5 H Carlton 1.71.73.103.11 3 LOST Collingwood 0.02.32.54.8 4 -1 UNI May 30 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
6 A Carlton 2.12.13.23.2 3 LOST St. Kilda 0.04.54.55.11 5 -2 JUN Jun 13 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
7 H Carlton 0.00.10.11.1 1 DRAW Geelong 0.01.61.111.13 1 0 MCG Jun 20 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
8 H Carlton 1.33.43.53.5 3 DRAW Port Melbourne 1.02.13.33.6 3 0 UNI Jun 27 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 H Carlton 0.20.21.21.2 1 LOST Fitzroy 1.21.53.53.9 3 -2 MCG Jul 4 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
10 H Carlton 1.32.53.63.10 3 LOST Footscray 1.14.14.25.2 5 -2 UNI Jul 11 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
11 A Carlton 1.21.21.21.3 1 LOST South Melbourne 0.11.42.113.16 3 -2 LAK Jul 18 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
12 A Carlton 0.01.12.13.1 3 LOST Melbourne 4.25.56.87.11 7 -4 MCG Jul 25 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
13 H Carlton 2.22.32.32.3 2 LOST Williamstown 0.00.01.63.7 3 -1 UNI Aug 1 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
14 Carlton       Bye        
15 A Carlton 1.11.14.24.2 4 LOST Footscray 1.04.44.47.8 7 -3 WES Aug 15 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
16 H Carlton 0.12.35.45.4 5 WON St. Kilda 2.32.32.33.7 3 2 UNI Jan 1 (Thu, 2:10) Scores
17 A Carlton 0.00.20.41.9 1 LOST North Melbourne 3.44.46.56.6 6 -5 ARD Sep 5 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
18 A Carlton 0.20.31.31.3 1 LOST Collingwood 2.23.75.99.15 9 -8 VIC Sep 12 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
19 A Carlton 0.21.41.62.6 2 LOST Richmond 3.34.35.55.5 5 -3 RCR Sep 19 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
20 A Carlton 2.33.34.35.3 5 LOST Williamstown 0.12.23.26.4 6 -1 WCG Sep 26 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
 

Footnotes

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