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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) –; Victorian Football Association (VFA) –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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1908 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1908 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Carlton 2.52.56.126.12 48 WON St. Kilda 1.02.32.33.4 22 26 PRI May 2 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
2 A Carlton 3.38.39.49.8 62 WON Melbourne 3.24.26.36.8 44 18 MCG May 9 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
3 H Carlton 3.23.34.115.13 43 WON Essendon 1.21.62.64.8 32 11 PRI May 16 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
4 A Carlton 1.24.49.610.7 67 WON Collingwood 1.43.63.85.9 39 28 VIC May 23 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
5 H Carlton 2.33.77.910.12 72 WON Fitzroy 1.32.53.95.10 40 32 PRI May 30 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
6 A Carlton 5.25.46.58.5 53 WON South Melbourne 1.14.36.57.9 51 2 LAK Jun 6 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
7 H Carlton 2.55.108.1013.14 92 WON Geelong 0.31.42.92.13 25 67 PRI Jun 8 (Mon, 3:00) Scores
8 H Carlton 7.68.715.1017.13 115 WON Richmond 0.11.51.92.15 27 88 PRI Jun 13 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
9 A Carlton 5.65.77.137.15 57 WON University 1.14.104.136.15 51 6 EME Jun 20 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
10 A Carlton 1.14.75.1110.12 72 WON St. Kilda 2.04.25.46.5 41 31 JUN Jun 27 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
11 H Carlton 1.23.64.108.15 63 WON Melbourne 0.21.43.54.7 31 32 PRI Jul 4 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
12 A Carlton 2.02.44.54.5 29 LOST Essendon 2.25.35.56.6 42 -13 EME Jul 11 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
13 H Carlton 1.44.96.1210.17 77 WON Collingwood 2.44.64.65.7 37 40 PRI Jul 18 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
14 A Carlton 2.42.55.76.8 44 WON Fitzroy 0.42.62.74.9 33 11 BWS Jul 25 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
15 H Carlton 2.35.107.148.19 67 WON South Melbourne 1.02.05.26.5 41 26 PRI Aug 1 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
16 A Carlton 2.42.113.126.13 49 WON Geelong 1.11.54.85.9 39 10 COR Aug 8 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
17 A Carlton 2.73.75.116.12 48 WON Richmond 1.13.113.144.17 41 7 PUN Aug 15 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
18 H Carlton 2.24.56.610.7 67 WON University 0.02.23.34.4 28 39 PRI Sep 5 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
2SF H Carlton 4.18.78.1012.12 84 WON St. Kilda 0.30.40.53.8 26 58 MCG Sep 19 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
GF A Carlton 2.35.45.55.5 35 WON Essendon 1.12.43.53.8 26 9 MCG Sep 26 (Sat, 2:50) Scores
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1908 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
Beck, Les 20                             0 0.0    
Bruce, George 18                             1 0.1    
Caine, Frank 14                             20 1.4    
Carmody Snr, Bill 1                             0 0.0    
Clark, Norm 19                             0 0.0    
Elliott, Fred 17                             8 0.5    
Flynn, Jim 3                             0 0.0    
Ford, Arthur 6                             3 0.5    
Gardiner, Vin 15                             34 2.3    
Gillespie, Doug 16                             0 0.0    
Gillespie, Dave 3                             2 0.7    
Gotz, Martin 20                             4 0.2    
Hammond, Charlie 19                             3 0.2    
Ingleman, Alby 13                             2 0.2    
Jinks, Fred 19                             4 0.2    
Johnson, George 'Mallee' 18                             7 0.4    
Kelly, Harvey 14                             27 1.9    
Kelly, Ernie 8                             11 1.4    
Kennedy, Ted 18                             4 0.2    
Koochew, Wally 4                             2 0.5    
Lang, Alex 20                             11 0.6    
Laver, Bill 1                             0 0.0    
Marchbank, Jim 7                             2 0.3    
Marchbank, Bill 3                             2 0.7    
McGregor, Rod 17                             5 0.3    
Pattison, Andy 4                             0 0.0    
Payne, Billy 20                             0 0.0    
Roland, Charlie 4                             2 0.5    
Topping, George 13                             16 1.2    
Williams, Frank 6                             0 0.0    
Totals 360                             170 0.5    
 

Footnotes

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