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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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1930 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1930 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Carlton 2.42.76.108.10 58 WON Essendon 3.13.45.67.9 51 7 WIN May 3 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
2 H Carlton 4.410.911.1117.14 116 WON Richmond 3.14.35.57.5 47 69 PRI May 10 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
3 A Carlton 4.17.58.813.9 87 WON Hawthorn 5.35.76.1110.12 72 15 GLE May 17 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
4 H Carlton 6.514.917.1420.18 138 WON South Melbourne 2.64.116.1511.18 84 54 PRI May 24 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 A Carlton 0.04.36.510.6 66 WON Geelong 2.42.57.98.10 58 8 COR May 31 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
6 H Carlton 4.57.911.1517.16 118 WON Fitzroy 1.11.23.36.12 48 70 PRI Jun 7 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
7 A Carlton 3.78.1413.1715.23 113 WON North Melbourne 3.55.56.89.9 63 50 ARD Jun 14 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
8 H Carlton 4.65.87.149.16 70 LOST Melbourne 1.66.98.129.18 72 -2 PRI Jun 21 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
9 A Carlton 4.49.610.1113.14 92 WON St. Kilda 4.27.310.412.5 77 15 JUN Jun 28 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
10 H Carlton 3.45.89.1416.20 116 WON Collingwood 3.38.1112.1316.16 112 4 PRI Jul 5 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
11 A Carlton 4.35.610.1112.14 86 WON Footscray 3.24.25.28.3 51 35 WES Jul 12 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
12 H Carlton 4.55.710.1415.16 106 WON Geelong 3.26.99.1013.13 91 15 PRI Jul 19 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
13 A Carlton 1.33.74.1510.16 76 WON Fitzroy 2.35.67.710.9 69 7 BWS Jul 26 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
14 H Carlton 5.210.816.1223.17 155 WON North Melbourne 0.11.32.63.9 27 128 PRI Aug 16 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
15 A Carlton 3.26.58.811.11 77 LOST Melbourne 3.56.68.812.11 83 -6 MCG Aug 23 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 H Carlton 3.77.711.1216.12 108 WON St. Kilda 1.36.58.615.7 97 11 PRI Aug 30 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
17 A Carlton 2.27.810.1012.11 83 LOST Collingwood 4.29.514.716.10 106 -23 VIC Sep 6 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
18 H Carlton 6.86.98.1910.22 82 WON Footscray 0.01.31.43.8 26 56 PRI Sep 13 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
1SF A Carlton 3.14.147.168.21 69 LOST Geelong 0.23.510.713.11 89 -20 MCG Sep 20 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
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1930 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
20 Allen, Les 16                             56 3.5    
30 Arthur, Vin 8                             5 0.6    
26 Brew, Ray 15                             2 0.1    
31 Clarke, Ansell 19                             39 2.1    
1 Clover, Horrie 13                             34 2.6    
5 Collins, Norm 12                             3 0.3    
34 Crone, Len 5                             0 0.0    
23 Crowe, Jim 18                             16 0.9    
17 Davey, Charlie 19                             17 0.9    
19 Doyle, Alex 18                             14 0.8    
32 Duncan, Alex 16                             1 0.1    
11 Flynn, Bill 1                             3 3.0    
6 Gilby, Fred 19                             0 0.0    
21 Gill, Frank 19                             0 0.0    
14 Green, Jack 19                             32 1.7    
9 Huxtable, Eric 11                             0 0.0    
15 Johnson, Maurie 'Mocha' 13                             11 0.8    
10 Kelleher, Dinny 15                             0 0.0    
7 Kelly, Joe 15                             2 0.1    
24 Lever, Bill 1                             0 0.0    
2 Martyn, Colin 18                             0 0.0    
4 Martyn, Aubrey 14                             0 0.0    
3 McSwain, Chas 3                             1 0.3    
27 Parsons, Charlie 16                             0 0.0    
16 Pollock, Ted 1                             0 0.0    
33 Scharp, Bruce 3                             1 0.3    
28 Sheil, Ernie 1                             0 0.0    
25 Thomson, Henry 1                             0 0.0    
22 Vallence, Harry 'Soapy' 13                             18 1.4    
29 Williams, Fred 19                             0 0.0    
Totals 361                             255 0.7    
 

Footnotes

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