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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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1929 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1929 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Carlton 2.66.814.1219.17 131 WON Essendon 2.35.67.88.10 58 73 PRI Apr 27 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
2 A Carlton 5.69.814.1216.13 109 LOST Richmond 4.59.1012.1316.23 119 -10 PUN May 4 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
3 H Carlton 4.311.1111.1613.28 106 WON Hawthorn 1.95.96.129.14 68 38 PRI May 11 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
4 A Carlton 1.67.117.1710.19 79 WON South Melbourne 2.34.75.139.19 73 6 LAK May 18 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 H Carlton 1.34.105.1110.13 73 WON Geelong 3.35.58.58.7 55 18 PRI May 25 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
6 A Carlton 4.411.616.1020.12 132 WON Fitzroy 0.15.49.910.13 73 59 BWS Jun 1 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
7 H Carlton 5.48.712.1115.17 107 WON North Melbourne 1.42.75.87.10 52 55 PRI Jun 15 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
8 A Carlton 4.46.810.1310.17 77 WON Melbourne 0.32.82.85.12 42 35 MCG Jun 22 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
9 H Carlton 2.96.148.1912.22 94 WON St. Kilda 1.34.74.127.15 57 37 PRI Jun 29 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
10 A Carlton 4.68.711.711.10 76 LOST Collingwood 4.111.514.1215.15 105 -29 VIC Jul 6 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
11 H Carlton 2.55.127.1615.20 110 WON Footscray 1.11.35.46.7 43 67 PRI Jul 13 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
12 A Carlton 1.34.86.127.17 59 WON Essendon 3.06.28.58.7 55 4 WIN Jul 20 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
13 H Carlton 3.54.65.98.9 57 LOST Richmond 2.15.86.1113.15 93 -36 PRI Jul 27 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
14 A Carlton 4.25.55.87.8 50 WON Hawthorn 2.13.24.35.7 37 13 GLE Aug 3 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
15 H Carlton 5.77.1113.1517.17 119 WON South Melbourne 1.34.77.1111.15 81 38 PRI Aug 10 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 A Carlton 0.21.62.75.9 39 WON Geelong 2.52.72.102.13 25 14 COR Aug 17 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
17 H Carlton 2.35.1011.1515.18 108 WON Fitzroy 1.54.95.139.15 69 39 PRI Aug 24 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
18 A Carlton 0.15.65.98.15 63 WON North Melbourne 4.54.58.88.8 56 7 ARD Aug 31 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
1SF H Carlton 4.55.58.812.9 81 WON St. Kilda 0.14.47.611.7 73 8 MCG Sep 7 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
PF H Carlton 6.17.212.414.7 91 LOST Richmond 4.18.611.615.7 97 -6 MCG Sep 21 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
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1929 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
26 Brew, Ray 20                             7 0.4    
18 Byrne, Tom 4                             0 0.0    
31 Clarke, Ansell 12                             8 0.7    
1 Clover, Horrie 11                             37 3.4    
5 Collins, Norm 14                             9 0.6    
9 Connell, Maurie 3                             0 0.0    
23 Crowe, Jim 10                             8 0.8    
17 Davey, Charlie 17                             12 0.7    
28 Downs, Tommy 8                             4 0.5    
19 Doyle, Alex 19                             15 0.8    
32 Duncan, Alex 16                             4 0.3    
16 Dunn Snr, Harvey 18                             29 1.6    
9 Everett, Bert 1                             0 0.0    
6 Gilby, Fred 20                             2 0.1    
21 Gill, Frank 19                             1 0.1    
14 Green, Jack 15                             33 2.2    
15 Johnson, Maurie 'Mocha' 6                             2 0.3    
10 Kelleher, Dinny 9                             0 0.0    
7 Kelly, Joe 16                             1 0.1    
25 King, Jack 5                             0 0.0    
24 Lever, Bill 13                             1 0.1    
2 Martyn, Colin 19                             1 0.1    
4 Martyn, Aubrey 10                             0 0.0    
3 McSwain, Chas 15                             2 0.1    
27 Parsons, Charlie 17                             0 0.0    
24 Peverill, Noel 1                             0 0.0    
20 Robbins, George 1                             0 0.0    
8 Sheil, Ernie 6                             3 0.5    
12 Skehan, Allan 3                             1 0.3    
22 Vallence, Harry 'Soapy' 19                             64 3.4    
12 Watson, Jim 1                             0 0.0    
29 Williams, Fred 12                             0 0.0    
Totals 360                             244 0.7    
 

Footnotes

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