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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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1923 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1923 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Carlton 5.16.37.58.8 56 LOST Fitzroy 1.14.49.1211.13 79 -23 BWS May 5 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
2 H Carlton 2.43.56.78.8 56 LOST St. Kilda 3.08.610.814.16 100 -44 PRI May 12 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
3 A Carlton 3.63.87.118.12 60 WON Richmond 1.24.56.67.10 52 8 PUN May 19 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
4 H Carlton 1.54.76.109.11 65 LOST Essendon 4.47.88.1414.19 103 -38 PRI May 26 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 Carlton       Bye        
6 H Carlton 2.54.84.175.19 49 LOST South Melbourne 3.14.36.67.9 51 -2 PRI Jun 9 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
7 A Carlton 2.23.45.106.14 50 LOST Collingwood 3.55.97.1110.15 75 -25 VIC Jun 16 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
8 A Carlton 5.08.311.711.8 74 WON Melbourne 1.64.85.99.11 65 9 MCG Jun 23 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
9 H Carlton 2.47.510.813.10 88 LOST Geelong 5.37.610.1113.15 93 -5 PRI Jul 7 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
10 H Carlton 5.18.312.813.8 86 WON Fitzroy 3.39.610.612.13 85 1 PRI Jul 14 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
11 A Carlton 0.54.75.86.11 47 LOST St. Kilda 1.54.87.127.14 56 -9 JUN Jul 21 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
12 H Carlton 2.24.56.88.11 59 WON Richmond 2.23.54.85.10 40 19 PRI Jul 28 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
13 A Carlton 3.04.34.55.7 37 LOST Essendon 4.35.510.815.13 103 -66 WIN Aug 4 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
14 Carlton       Bye        
15 A Carlton 0.63.85.1013.11 89 WON South Melbourne 2.13.47.610.8 68 21 LAK Aug 25 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 H Carlton 1.22.58.910.12 72 DRAW Collingwood 2.24.87.1010.12 72 0 PRI Sep 1 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
17 H Carlton 2.33.56.119.20 74 WON Melbourne 2.15.27.37.4 46 28 PRI Sep 8 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
18 A Carlton 1.43.93.114.14 38 LOST Geelong 5.47.515.1115.13 103 -65 COR Sep 15 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
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1923 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
11 Beasy, Maurie 13                             2 0.2    
14 Bell, Harry 13                             1 0.1    
13 Blackman, Billy 10                             1 0.1    
23 Blackmore, Hedley 6                             4 0.7    
16 Bolt, George 6                             0 0.0    
27 Boromeo, Bert 6                             3 0.5    
26 Brew, Ray 14                             14 1.0    
7 Chandler, Newton 4                             0 0.0    
1 Clover, Horrie 12                             28 2.3    
9 Credlin, Leo 3                             2 0.7    
30 Davies, Johnny 13                             4 0.3    
18 Dick, Roy 1                             0 0.0    
20 Duncan, Alex 15                             21 1.4    
28 Farrow, Alec 2                             2 1.0    
8 Faust, Rowley 13                             0 0.0    
12 Fraser, Jim 5                             5 1.0    
29 Goodrick, Garney 9                             2 0.2    
3 Goonan, Jimmy 4                             1 0.3    
6 Greenhill, Jack 3                             1 0.3    
19 Hart, Tom 9                             13 1.4    
9 Hill, Clyde 1                             0 0.0    
5 Hiskins, Rupe 10                             2 0.2    
31 Husband, Les 9                             2 0.2    
32 Kennedy, Pat 7                             5 0.7    
25 Martin, Frank 1                             0 0.0    
28 Martin, Ernie 1                             0 0.0    
15 McKenzie, Croft 2                             0 0.0    
21 McLatchie, Stewart 13                             10 0.8    
7 Morrissey, Jack 8                             0 0.0    
10 O'Brien, Paddy 16                             0 0.0    
4 Pringle, Fred 7                             3 0.4    
18 Pritchard, Frank 7                             5 0.7    
2 Russell, Joe 7                             0 0.0    
22 Toole, Harry 11                             4 0.4    
33 Watson, Jim 8                             0 0.0    
17 Whannell, Dan 9                             1 0.1    
6 Wilson, Bob 10                             0 0.0    
Totals 288                             136 0.5    
 

Footnotes

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