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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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1962 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1962 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Carlton 6.38.610.813.10 88 LOST Geelong 3.29.612.919.13 127 -39 PRI Apr 21 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
2 A Carlton 2.28.510.811.9 75 WON Richmond 4.36.49.89.11 65 10 PUN Apr 28 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
3 H Carlton 5.39.511.716.14 110 WON North Melbourne 3.33.36.67.6 48 62 PRI May 5 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
4 A Carlton 1.34.79.812.19 91 WON Hawthorn 4.27.310.612.6 78 13 GLE May 12 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
5 H Carlton 2.24.36.611.7 73 LOST Essendon 2.28.812.1117.16 118 -45 PRI May 19 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
6 A Carlton 2.23.38.410.4 64 LOST Collingwood 1.06.39.812.8 80 -16 VIC May 26 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
7 H Carlton 0.63.88.1010.10 70 WON Melbourne 1.22.64.67.12 54 16 PRI Jun 4 (Mon, 2:15) Scores
8 A Carlton 1.43.56.76.10 46 WON St. Kilda 0.33.74.85.13 43 3 JUN Jun 9 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
9 H Carlton 2.14.48.612.9 81 WON Footscray 5.16.27.89.10 64 17 PRI Jun 23 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
10 A Carlton 2.24.45.57.10 52 WON Fitzroy 3.63.86.116.15 51 1 BWS Jun 30 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
11 H Carlton 1.46.612.1017.14 116 WON South Melbourne 1.22.54.106.12 48 68 PRI Jul 7 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
12 A Carlton 3.37.57.711.7 73 WON Geelong 3.16.57.88.9 57 16 KAR Jul 14 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
13 H Carlton 2.26.56.89.13 67 WON Richmond 0.21.64.116.15 51 16 PRI Jul 21 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
14 A Carlton 4.45.510.711.12 78 WON North Melbourne 1.04.34.47.6 48 30 ARD Jul 28 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
15 H Carlton 2.14.36.88.11 59 WON Hawthorn 1.12.66.77.11 53 6 PRI Aug 4 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
16 A Carlton 1.25.35.89.8 62 LOST Essendon 3.16.47.710.11 71 -9 WIN Aug 11 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
17 H Carlton 6.610.1014.1117.14 116 WON Collingwood 3.04.36.411.8 74 42 PRI Aug 18 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
18 A Carlton 2.43.54.65.10 40 LOST Melbourne 2.35.48.811.9 75 -35 MCG Aug 25 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
1SF A Carlton 2.36.59.711.12 78 WON Melbourne 2.46.411.911.10 76 2 MCG Sep 1 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
PF A Carlton 3.34.48.912.13 85 DRAW Geelong 4.27.49.513.7 85 0 MCG Sep 15 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
PFR H Carlton 1.45.89.910.18 78 WON Geelong 3.25.97.1210.13 73 5 MCG Sep 22 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
GF A Carlton 1.15.67.88.10 58 LOST Essendon 6.57.710.1013.12 90 -32 MCG Sep 29 (Sat, 2:50) Scores
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1962 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
26 Anderson, Graeme 17 38 9.5         16 4.0         1 6 0 0.0    
21 Arch, Bill 5                             0 0.0    
18 Barry, Peter 18 25 6.3         5 1.3         4 0 0 0.0    
8 Benetti, John 16 42 10.5         11 2.8         9 7 0 0.0    
6 Brereton, Leo 7 21 10.5         1 0.5         9 2 17 2.4    
4 Buckley, Brian 17 17 5.7         6 2.0         4 5 0 0.0    
22 Carroll, Tom 22 26 6.5         8 2.0         7 2 62 2.8    
34 Carroll, Jim 1                             2 2.0    
19 Collins, Ian 20 45 11.3         16 4.0         5 11 14 0.7    
17 Collis, Gordon 20 19 9.5         3 1.5         5 2 13 0.7    
9 Cox, Berkley 22 81 20.3         14 3.5         16 13 1 0.0    
23 Cross, Martin 13 10 2.5         0 0.0         0 0 5 0.4    
14 Crowe, Bob 19 43 10.8         11 2.8         10 5 1 0.1    
13 Donaldson, Graham 15 26 6.5         14 3.5         2 10 6 0.4    
36 Falconer, Peter 20 18 9.0         1 0.5         2 1 30 1.5    
12 Gill, John 19 31 7.8         10 2.5         5 9 12 0.6    
5 Greenwood, Ken 8 7 3.5         3 1.5         1 3 2 0.3    
37 Heathcote, John 8                             3 0.4    
10 James, John 20 47 11.8         12 3.0         7 3 4 0.2    
30 Kick, Murray 20 66 16.5         15 3.8         11 11 4 0.2    
20 Lofts, Wes 20 36 9.0         10 2.5         3 4 0 0.0    
40 McMaster-Smith, Bruce 14                             3 0.2    
2 Nicholls, John 20 61 15.3         21 5.3         17 12 20 1.0    
24 Ogilvie, Henry 1                             0 0.0    
28 Reilly, John 7                             0 0.0    
16 Sankey, Maurice 21 51 12.8         26 6.5         8 6 12 0.6    
1 Silvagni, Serge 22 88 22.0         31 7.8         16 5 2 0.1    
39 Stewart, Cliff 1                             0 0.0    
32 Varlamos, Vasil 7 6 6.0         0 0.0         1 0 0 0.0    
31 Williams, John 2                             0 0.0    
7 Williams, Bruce 18 67 16.8         15 3.8         9 6 23 1.3    
Totals 440                             236 0.5    
 

Footnotes

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