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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) 1897–2023

Affiliations (Historical)
Challenge Cup (CUP) 1864, 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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1905 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1905 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Carlton 1.44.56.98.12 60 WON Essendon 2.16.56.97.10 52 8 PRI May 6 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
2 A Carlton 2.22.54.94.14 38 LOST Collingwood 2.55.86.810.10 70 -32 VIC May 13 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
3 A Carlton 1.33.87.127.13 55 WON South Melbourne 1.43.93.125.15 45 10 LAK May 20 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
4 H Carlton 0.31.43.55.7 37 LOST Fitzroy 4.67.810.1210.13 73 -36 PRI May 27 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
5 H Carlton 1.34.54.95.10 40 WON Geelong 1.12.14.24.4 28 12 PRI Jun 5 (Mon, 3:00) Scores
6 A Carlton 0.10.33.56.5 41 WON Melbourne 1.13.54.75.8 38 3 MCG Jun 10 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
7 A Carlton 1.51.76.118.15 63 WON St. Kilda 1.01.31.33.7 25 38 JUN Jun 17 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
8 A Carlton 3.34.67.98.12 60 LOST Essendon 1.44.115.167.20 62 -2 EME Jul 1 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
9 H Carlton 1.12.33.46.8 44 LOST Collingwood 2.24.37.78.11 59 -15 PRI Jul 8 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
10 H Carlton 3.55.57.117.16 58 LOST South Melbourne 2.28.48.88.13 61 -3 PRI Jul 15 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
11 A Carlton 2.23.33.46.5 41 WON Fitzroy 1.32.74.85.9 39 2 BWS Jul 22 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
12 A Carlton 3.63.66.106.11 47 WON Geelong 0.03.43.46.5 41 6 COR Jul 29 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
13 H Carlton 5.36.710.812.10 82 WON Melbourne 0.21.31.72.8 20 62 PRI Aug 5 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
14 H Carlton 1.63.105.169.19 73 WON St. Kilda 1.12.32.43.5 23 50 PRI Aug 19 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
SR1 A Carlton 2.24.55.106.13 49 LOST Collingwood 4.57.98.119.12 66 -17 VIC Aug 26 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
SR2 H Carlton 2.25.138.1612.20 92 WON South Melbourne 3.23.24.67.7 49 43 PRI Sep 2 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
SR3 A Carlton 4.39.916.1318.17 125 WON Melbourne 1.31.42.55.8 38 87 MCG Sep 9 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
2SF H Carlton 4.35.58.711.10 76 WON Collingwood 0.10.32.44.6 30 46 MCG Sep 16 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
PF A Carlton 3.44.66.76.9 45 LOST Fitzroy 3.25.38.611.6 72 -27 MCG Sep 23 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
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1905 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
Abbott, Les 1                             0 0.0    
Blake, George 1                             0 0.0    
Boyle, Bob 19                             0 0.0    
Bradley, Rupe 1                             0 0.0    
Bruce, George 19                             1 0.1    
Caine, Frank 13                             25 1.9    
Clark, Norm 9                             0 0.0    
Elliott, Fred 19                             9 0.5    
Flynn, Jim 17                             3 0.2    
Grace, Mick 19                             23 1.2    
Hammond, Charlie 19                             6 0.3    
Hewitt, Fred 2                             1 0.5    
Hince, Frank 5                             0 0.0    
Ingleman, Alby 1                             0 0.0    
Johnson, George 'Mallee' 17                             9 0.5    
Kennedy, Jim 18                             20 1.1    
Kennedy, Ted 15                             1 0.1    
Leeds, Billy 6                             2 0.3    
McCart, George 1                             0 0.0    
McGregor, Rod 16                             5 0.3    
McNeel, Archie 10                             0 0.0    
McVeigh, Bill 5                             3 0.6    
Newbound, Harry 4                             2 0.5    
Opie, Jim 1                             0 0.0    
Parke, Bert 19                             0 0.0    
Payne, Billy 19                             0 0.0    
Roland, Charlie 18                             11 0.6    
Sharp, Alf 5                             0 0.0    
Slater, Jim 4                             0 0.0    
Snell, Archie 19                             20 1.1    
Topping, George 15                             8 0.5    
Tough, Charlie 2                             0 0.0    
Yeomans, Edgar 3                             1 0.3    
Totals 342                             150 0.4    
 

Footnotes

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