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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) –; Victorian Football Association (VFA) –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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1952 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1952 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Carlton 6.29.611.1113.12 90 WON North Melbourne 2.32.113.178.19 67 23 ARD Apr 19 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
2 H Carlton 2.26.310.612.12 84 LOST South Melbourne 2.39.611.813.11 89 -5 PRI Apr 26 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
3 H Carlton 1.63.66.810.12 72 LOST Fitzroy 5.06.711.1113.14 92 -20 PRI May 3 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
4 A Carlton 2.62.96.1213.16 94 WON Essendon 2.05.37.513.9 87 7 WIN May 10 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
5 A Carlton 2.13.55.117.14 56 LOST Collingwood 4.49.612.1015.16 106 -50 VIC May 17 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
6 H Carlton 3.46.48.914.10 94 WON St. Kilda 1.02.83.910.13 73 21 PRI May 31 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
7 H Carlton 8.412.817.818.12 120 WON Geelong 1.38.511.1113.15 93 27 PRI Jun 9 (Mon, 2:15) Scores
8 H Carlton 7.39.512.1017.15 117 WON Hawthorn 3.36.79.911.14 80 37 EMO Jun 14 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
9 A Carlton 1.23.44.85.9 39 WON Richmond 0.13.13.35.3 33 6 PUN Jun 21 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
10 H Carlton 2.45.911.1415.22 112 WON Footscray 3.24.36.68.9 57 55 PRI Jun 28 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
11 A Carlton 4.114.116.219.24 78 WON Hawthorn 1.04.75.75.11 41 37 GLE Jul 5 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
12 H Carlton 2.64.96.146.14 50 DRAW Melbourne 1.34.84.126.14 50 0 PRI Jul 12 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
13 H Carlton 0.51.135.215.23 53 WON North Melbourne 1.12.34.55.8 38 15 PRI Jul 19 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
14 A Carlton 1.25.97.910.16 76 DRAW South Melbourne 3.74.810.1410.16 76 0 LAK Jul 26 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
15 A Carlton 2.43.54.105.14 44 LOST Fitzroy 1.53.94.135.15 45 -1 BWS Aug 2 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
16 H Carlton 2.16.97.1211.16 82 LOST Essendon 2.33.612.912.11 83 -1 PRI Aug 9 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
17 H Carlton 2.44.97.1112.16 88 WON Collingwood 1.33.78.129.13 67 21 PRI Aug 16 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
18 A Carlton 3.47.69.1013.14 92 WON St. Kilda 1.35.37.48.8 56 36 JUN Aug 23 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
19 A Carlton 1.32.62.103.14 32 LOST Geelong 0.55.99.1310.17 77 -45 KAR Aug 30 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
1SF H Carlton 0.53.107.158.20 68 LOST Fitzroy 2.16.38.510.9 69 -1 MCG Sep 6 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
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1952 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
17 Beasy, Doug 20                             20 1.0    
16 Brown, John 18                             0 0.0    
19 Calder, Don 5                             0 0.0    
24 Caspar, Harry 16                             1 0.1    
23 Chick, John 6                             3 0.5    
15 Comben, Bruce 14                             9 0.6    
35 Conley, Jack 20                             0 0.0    
28 Davies, Fred 20                             20 1.0    
39 Dern, Harry 7                             0 0.0    
22 Dunn Jnr, Harvey 1                             0 0.0    
14 English, Vin 20                             0 0.0    
25 Ferry, George 6                             5 0.8    
26 Gilchrist, Graham 1                             0 0.0    
33 Green, Richie 15                             0 0.0    
27 Grieve, Ollie 20                             0 0.0    
4 Guy, Doug 11                             1 0.1    
1 Hands, Ken 18                             5 0.3    
6 Henfry, Ern 9                             7 0.8    
8 Hodgson, Arthur 16                             3 0.2    
13 Howell Jnr, Jack 17                             42 2.5    
20 Jones, Tom 6                             3 0.5    
11 Kerr, Laurie 17                             3 0.2    
9 Mills, Jack 17                             18 1.1    
2 Milroy, Bill 20                             14 0.7    
31 Molony, Brian 4                             0 0.0    
21 Robertson, Ron 6                             2 0.3    
32 Spencer, John 15                             27 1.8    
30 Stafford, George 5                             0 0.0    
10 Stafford, Fred 15                             1 0.1    
3 Sullivan, Harry 4                             3 0.8    
34 Thomas, Max 13                             0 0.0    
7 Warburton, Keith 18                             19 1.1    
Totals 400                             206 0.5    
 

Footnotes

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