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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 Bullants; Carlton Reserves; Carlton WFC; Carlton WFC (VFLW)

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2022

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; H.McKay (58) 2021; C.Curnow (64) 2022 (8 winners/9 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Bert Deacon 1947; John James 1961; Gordon Collis 1964; Greg Williams 1994; Chris Judd 2010; Patrick Cripps 2022 (6 total)

Headquarters
Ikon Park, 400 Royal Parade, Carlton North, VIC 3054

Postal Address
PO Box 83, Carlton North, VIC 3054

Phone: (03) 9387 1400 

Email
blues@carltonfc.com.au

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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1899 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1899 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Carlton 0.00.20.32.6 18 LOST South Melbourne 2.34.77.1310.13 73 -55 LAK May 13 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
2 H Carlton 0.10.21.41.5 11 LOST Geelong 2.03.33.45.6 36 -25 PRI May 20 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
3 H Carlton 0.11.11.13.1 19 LOST Melbourne 1.12.24.86.9 45 -26 PRI May 24 (Wed, 3:00) Scores
4 A Carlton 0.11.11.11.3 9 LOST Essendon 1.23.35.106.12 48 -39 EME May 27 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
5 H Carlton 3.13.13.23.3 21 LOST Collingwood 1.23.65.107.10 52 -31 PRI Jun 3 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
6 A Carlton 0.00.71.74.7 31 WON St. Kilda 3.44.44.44.5 29 2 JUN Jun 10 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
7 A Carlton 1.21.31.41.7 13 LOST Fitzroy 1.31.64.95.15 45 -32 BWS Jun 17 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
8 H Carlton 0.31.42.53.6 24 WON South Melbourne 0.10.20.50.5 5 19 PRI Jun 24 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
9 A Carlton 2.22.24.25.3 33 LOST Geelong 2.18.38.59.9 63 -30 COR Jul 8 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
10 A Carlton 0.03.23.23.4 22 LOST Melbourne 2.63.74.117.12 54 -32 MCG Jul 15 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
11 H Carlton 0.12.12.53.8 26 LOST Essendon 0.32.63.88.9 57 -31 PRI Jul 22 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
12 A Carlton 1.01.03.14.3 27 LOST Collingwood 2.22.64.85.13 43 -16 VIC Jul 29 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
13 H Carlton 1.42.85.106.11 47 WON St. Kilda 0.00.11.11.2 8 39 PRI Aug 5 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
14 H Carlton 0.21.32.42.4 16 LOST Fitzroy 2.32.53.75.9 39 -23 PRI Aug 12 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
SR1 A Carlton 2.24.25.36.4 40 LOST Fitzroy 1.03.45.95.11 41 -1 BWS Aug 26 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
SR2 A Carlton 0.00.02.12.5 17 LOST Collingwood 1.02.43.65.8 38 -21 VIC Sep 2 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
SR3 H Carlton 1.02.06.36.5 41 WON Melbourne 0.10.20.22.4 16 25 PRI Sep 9 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
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1899 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
Allender, Henry 1                             0 0.0    
Archer, Joe 4                             0 0.0    
Bird, Bob 16                             3 0.2    
Casey, Bill 17                             1 0.1    
Churchyard, Bill 5                             3 0.6    
Collins, Bill 7                             1 0.1    
Considine, Pat 16                             4 0.3    
Cowell, George 7                             4 0.6    
Curtis, Charlie 2                             1 0.5    
Dohrmann, Herman 1                             0 0.0    
Evans, Harry 2                             0 0.0    
Gilbert, Jack 1                             0 0.0    
Gorsuch, Dick 1                             0 0.0    
Hearnden, Alf 3                             0 0.0    
Hooper, John 'Bobadil' 14                             0 0.0    
Lanigan, Denis 14                             2 0.1    
Lewis, Harry 4                             2 0.5    
McNamara, Bill 16                             1 0.1    
McShane, Harry 16                             1 0.1    
McSpeerin, Artie 2                             2 1.0    
Monagle, Billy 17                             0 0.0    
Morrison, Len 11                             2 0.2    
O'Cock, Wally 14                             7 0.5    
Rapp, Victor 1                             0 0.0    
Roberts, Jack 1                             0 0.0    
Sharkey, Bill 14                             0 0.0    
Stuckey, Bill 16                             1 0.1    
Sweatman, Charlie 3                             0 0.0    
Thompson, Harry 6                             8 1.3    
Thompson, Arthur 12                             0 0.0    
Walker, Dick 11                             7 0.6    
Walsh, Bobby 13                             5 0.4    
Walton, Ernie 17                             0 0.0    
Williams, Peter 14                             0 0.0    
Young, George 7                             0 0.0    
Totals 306                             55 0.2    
 

Footnotes

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