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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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1920 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1920 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Carlton 1.35.46.610.10 70 WON St. Kilda 3.64.75.105.11 41 29 PRI May 1 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
2 A Carlton 5.36.89.139.14 68 LOST Richmond 3.07.29.814.13 97 -29 PUN May 8 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
3 H Carlton 1.22.42.113.11 29 LOST Fitzroy 1.24.24.25.8 38 -9 PRI May 15 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
4 A Carlton 1.48.812.1014.17 101 WON Essendon 3.34.65.107.13 55 46 EME May 22 (Sat, 3:15) Scores
5 A Carlton 2.22.73.134.15 39 LOST South Melbourne 1.33.74.88.10 58 -19 LAK May 26 (Wed, 3:00) Scores
6 H Carlton 2.44.94.167.24 66 LOST Melbourne 2.34.49.513.6 84 -18 PRI Jun 5 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
7 A Carlton 3.55.710.1311.13 79 WON Geelong 2.25.85.99.16 70 9 COR Jun 12 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
8 A Carlton 2.23.47.410.6 66 LOST Collingwood 3.26.99.1012.13 85 -19 VIC Jun 19 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
9 Carlton       Bye        
10 A Carlton 4.55.98.1211.15 81 WON St. Kilda 2.23.67.88.9 57 24 JUN Jul 3 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
11 H Carlton 2.03.36.78.11 59 WON Richmond 0.40.52.73.8 26 33 PRI Jul 10 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
12 A Carlton 1.13.55.108.14 62 LOST Fitzroy 3.36.38.711.9 75 -13 BWS Jul 17 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
13 H Carlton 4.28.79.1011.14 80 WON South Melbourne 3.54.55.67.11 53 27 PRI Jul 31 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
14 H Carlton 2.07.310.713.11 89 WON Essendon 2.53.85.108.14 62 27 PRI Aug 7 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
15 A Carlton 1.25.98.1012.15 87 WON Melbourne 3.13.23.53.7 25 62 MCG Aug 14 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 H Carlton 3.64.108.1215.14 104 WON Geelong 0.44.46.56.5 41 63 PRI Aug 21 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
17 H Carlton 5.18.511.616.13 109 WON Collingwood 0.23.64.127.15 57 52 PRI Aug 28 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
18 Carlton       Bye        
2SF H Carlton 2.34.44.57.11 53 WON Richmond 1.21.24.64.6 30 23 MCG Sep 18 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
PF A Carlton 1.24.54.78.11 59 LOST Collingwood 5.59.811.1012.11 83 -24 MCG Sep 25 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
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1920 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
6 Baker, Ted 1                             0 0.0    
11 Beasy, Maurie 2                             0 0.0    
31 Bickford, Edric 11                             13 1.2    
13 Blackman, Billy 1                             0 0.0    
27 Boromeo, Bert 15                             5 0.3    
9 Brown, Ted 5                             0 0.0    
17 Calwell, Clarrie 2                             0 0.0    
12 Canet, Charlie 18                             1 0.1    
9 Carter, Ernie 9                             1 0.1    
8 Chandler, Newton 18                             1 0.1    
1 Clover, Horrie 16                             48 3.0    
14 Clowe, Clarrie 9                             0 0.0    
15 Crone, Dave 4                             2 0.5    
2 Daykin, Percy 17                             29 1.7    
Downs, Johnny 1                             0 0.0    
28 Downs, Lyle 16                             8 0.5    
22 Ewans, Morrie 6                             0 0.0    
7 Fisher, Charlie 12                             22 1.8    
16 Green, Gordon 14                             7 0.5    
29 Greenhill, Jack 13                             0 0.0    
5 Hiskins, Rupe 18                             1 0.1    
19 Johnson, Fred 14                             0 0.0    
4 Keily, Dan 9                             1 0.1    
6 Key, Alf 1                             0 0.0    
25 Martin, Frank 12                             3 0.3    
11 McGregor, Rod 1                             0 0.0    
15 McKenzie, Croft 4                             0 0.0    
21 McLatchie, Stewart 11                             13 1.2    
13 Mercovich, Frank 2                             2 1.0    
30 Morrissey, Jack 10                             0 0.0    
10 O'Brien, Paddy 17                             0 0.0    
18 Raleigh, Wally 13                             0 0.0    
20 Sharp, Athol 7                             5 0.7    
3 Stephenson, Jack 3                             3 1.0    
23 Truman, Vic 1                             0 0.0    
24 Wittmann, Dick 8                             12 1.5    
26 Wright, Vern 3                             0 0.0    
Totals 324                             177 0.5    
 

Footnotes

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