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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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1942 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1942 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 Carlton       Bye        
2 H Carlton 1.33.56.98.11 59 LOST South Melbourne 1.75.188.1913.21 99 -40 PRI May 16 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
3 A Carlton 3.13.37.411.4 70 LOST Essendon 2.33.66.811.9 75 -5 WIN May 23 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
4 H Carlton 5.47.810.1113.13 91 WON Fitzroy 0.65.107.119.14 68 23 PRI May 30 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 A Carlton 2.65.108.1310.17 77 LOST Richmond 3.15.79.1015.14 104 -27 PUN Jun 6 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
6 H Carlton 6.310.616.1120.18 138 WON North Melbourne 1.57.69.613.13 91 47 PRI Jun 13 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
7 A Carlton 2.44.58.710.12 72 LOST Footscray 4.56.1111.1712.19 91 -19 YAR Jun 20 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
8 H Carlton 3.47.813.918.14 122 WON St. Kilda 3.45.57.810.11 71 51 PRI Jun 27 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
9 A Carlton 3.36.711.1312.14 86 WON Hawthorn 3.25.65.88.10 58 28 GLE Jul 4 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
10 H Carlton 5.410.813.1013.17 95 WON Melbourne 0.04.17.410.7 67 28 PRI Jul 11 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
11 A Carlton 3.37.711.1113.14 92 WON Collingwood 4.66.88.1011.11 77 15 VIC Jul 18 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
12 Carlton       Bye        
13 A Carlton 4.56.109.1412.17 89 WON South Melbourne 4.46.88.1510.24 84 5 PRI Aug 1 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
14 H Carlton 7.59.915.1818.20 128 WON Essendon 1.14.45.611.9 75 53 PRI Aug 8 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
15 A Carlton 3.03.67.717.13 115 WON Fitzroy 2.73.910.1913.20 98 17 BWS Aug 15 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 H Carlton 4.310.914.1218.19 127 WON Richmond 4.65.89.1310.14 74 53 PRI Aug 22 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
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1942 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
1 Anderson, Frank 6                             0 0.0    
9 Atkinson, Bob 13                             0 0.0    
Atkinson, Wilf 1                             0 0.0    
5 Bailey, George 13                             0 0.0    
17 Baird, Jim 11                             16 1.5    
3 Bennett, Jack 10                             5 0.5    
15 Brown, Vin 13                             2 0.2    
34 Brown, Bill 1                             0 0.0    
6 Chitty, Bob 11                             14 1.3    
4 Collins, Lance 9                             13 1.4    
19 Cooper, Ron 9                             9 1.0    
14 Deacon, Bert 3                             0 0.0    
8 Fitzgibbon, Fred 13                             2 0.2    
10 Francis, Jim 14                             9 0.6    
21 Gill, Frank 1                             0 0.0    
12 Gniel, George 13                             0 0.0    
32 Green, Bob 1                             0 0.0    
26 Grieve, Ollie 6                             1 0.2    
13 Howell Jnr, Jack 1                             0 0.0    
11 Knight, Jim 11                             6 0.5    
34 Mann, Cyril 5                             5 1.0    
31 McInnes, Charlie 14                             13 0.9    
2 McIntyre, Don 6                             0 0.0    
14 McLean, Rod 3                             0 0.0    
16 Mooring, Jim 14                             13 0.9    
25 Morgan, Reg 2                             0 0.0    
30 Price, Mick 5                             1 0.2    
18 Sanger, Arthur 13                             0 0.0    
24 Savage, Ron 11                             4 0.4    
23 Schmidt, Paul 14                             47 3.4    
26 Sleith, Arthur 4                             0 0.0    
20 Standfield, Bob 1                             0 0.0    
28 Wrout, Jack 14                             33 2.4    
Totals 266                             193 0.7    
 

Footnotes

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