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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 (7 winners/8 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Bert Deacon 1947; John James 1961; Gordon Collis 1964; Greg Williams 1994; Chris Judd 2010 (5 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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1970 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1970 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Carlton 7.612.1016.1421.19 145 WON Essendon 2.36.69.1114.12 96 49 PRI Apr 4 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 A Carlton 2.27.310.616.7 103 WON Geelong 5.18.211.712.9 81 22 KAR Apr 11 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
3 A Carlton 6.39.711.915.11 101 LOST Richmond 1.54.79.917.12 114 -13 MCG Apr 18 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
4 H Carlton 5.28.611.1416.16 112 WON North Melbourne 1.24.88.1113.15 93 19 PRI Apr 25 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
5 A Carlton 2.55.87.1212.14 86 WON St. Kilda 4.46.67.88.9 57 29 MOO May 2 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
6 H Carlton 8.213.318.723.9 147 WON Fitzroy 5.39.811.1415.20 110 37 PRI May 9 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
7 A Carlton 6.46.610.1010.13 73 LOST South Melbourne 4.112.417.623.12 150 -77 LAK May 16 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
8 H Carlton 3.78.911.1112.13 85 LOST Collingwood 2.24.48.916.12 108 -23 VFL May 23 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 H Carlton 1.14.68.910.14 74 LOST Hawthorn 5.88.910.1315.16 106 -32 PRI May 30 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
10 A Carlton 2.36.411.814.10 94 LOST Footscray 2.49.712.1115.14 104 -10 WES Jun 6 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
11 H Carlton 4.49.916.1222.15 147 WON Melbourne 1.14.28.69.8 62 85 PRI Jun 15 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
12 A Carlton 3.47.79.712.9 81 WON Essendon 1.85.137.1410.16 76 5 WIN Jun 20 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
13 H Carlton 3.25.146.1512.21 93 WON Geelong 4.26.49.1311.14 80 13 PRI Jun 27 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
14 H Carlton 3.54.58.711.12 78 WON Richmond 2.34.45.67.7 49 29 PRI Jul 4 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
15 A Carlton 2.56.117.1513.21 99 WON North Melbourne 1.21.44.74.7 31 68 VFL Jul 11 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
16 H Carlton 4.47.613.916.14 110 WON St. Kilda 3.55.67.710.11 71 39 PRI Jul 18 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
17 A Carlton 4.26.37.410.11 71 WON Fitzroy 1.24.38.59.7 61 10 VFL Jul 25 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
18 H Carlton 2.46.98.1211.17 83 WON South Melbourne 2.35.89.1310.19 79 4 PRI Aug 1 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
19 A Carlton 0.41.72.112.12 24 LOST Collingwood 2.65.117.1513.23 101 -77 VIC Aug 8 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
20 A Carlton 2.011.014.218.9 117 WON Hawthorn 6.38.49.813.9 87 30 GLE Aug 15 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
21 H Carlton 4.310.614.918.14 122 WON Footscray 5.09.111.517.6 108 14 PRI Aug 22 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
22 A Carlton 2.37.711.1314.17 101 WON Melbourne 4.47.99.1412.15 87 14 MCG Aug 29 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2SF A Carlton 5.09.214.317.6 108 LOST Collingwood 5.29.712.1117.16 118 -10 MCG Sep 12 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
PF H Carlton 2.66.1213.1617.21 123 WON St. Kilda 1.44.126.167.19 61 62 MCG Sep 19 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
GF A Carlton 0.34.512.517.9 111 WON Collingwood 4.810.1313.1614.17 101 10 MCG Sep 26 (Sat, 2:50) Scores
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1970 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
38 Amos, Mark 4 14 3.5 4 1.0 18 4.5 3 0.8 8 2.0     4 3 0 0.0 2 2
12 Armstrong, Barry 10 122 12.2 17 1.7 139 13.9 20 2.0 1 0.1     23 20 2 0.2 2 14
27 Baird, Doug 1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0     0 0 0 0.0 0 0
22 Chandler, Neil 23 232 10.1 45 2.0 277 12.0 72 3.1 6 0.3     35 32 5 0.2 8 38
6 Crane, Gary 16 272 17.0 41 2.6 313 19.6 51 3.2 2 0.1     50 33 1 0.1 2 8
17 Crosswell, Brent 24 322 13.4 113 4.7 435 18.1 137 5.7 3 0.1     51 78 17 0.7 26 128
4 Doull, Bruce 9 94 10.4 29 3.2 123 13.7 12 1.3 5 0.6     11 19 0 0.0 1 1
44 Fyffe, Peter 5 35 7.0 13 2.6 48 9.6 5 1.0 0 0.0     5 4 0 0.0 0 0
10 Gallagher, Adrian 19 441 23.2 31 1.6 472 24.8 78 4.1 5 0.3     73 59 25 1.3 26 176
21 Gill, Barry 24 245 10.2 53 2.2 298 12.4 46 1.9 0 0.0     35 45 1 0.0 1 7
11 Goold, John 16 213 13.3 47 2.9 260 16.3 43 2.7 0 0.0     41 32 0 0.0 1 1
3 Hall, Kevin 24 271 11.3 55 2.3 326 13.6 65 2.7 2 0.1     37 42 4 0.2 3 27
7 Hopkins, Ted 20 159 8.0 52 2.6 211 10.6 33 1.7 2 0.1     18 25 10 0.5 9 69
33 Hurst, Paul 6 26 4.3 4 0.7 30 5.0 7 1.2 0 0.0     3 12 0 0.0 2 2
5 Jackson, Syd 21 279 13.3 58 2.8 337 16.0 76 3.6 0 0.0     51 68 55 2.6 32 362
25 Jesaulenko, Alex 25 362 14.5 49 2.0 411 16.4 141 5.6 0 0.0     40 38 115 4.6 74 764
28 Jones, Peter 'Percy' 18 142 7.9 61 3.4 203 11.3 100 5.6 175 9.7     37 39 28 1.6 13 181
45 Keogh, Trevor 2 27 13.5 1 0.5 28 14.0 2 1.0 0 0.0     2 4 2 1.0 7 19
9 Kerr, Peter 2 8 4.0 1 0.5 9 4.5 2 1.0 0 0.0     2 0 0 0.0 0 0
16 Lawson-Smith, Gary 3 6 2.0 2 0.7 8 2.7 2 0.7 9 3.0     5 8 0 0.0 0 0
20 Lofts, Wes 18 167 9.3 32 1.8 199 11.1 58 3.2 1 0.1     37 45 5 0.3 9 39
49 Lukas, Andrew 2 3 1.5 0 0.0 3 1.5 0 0.0 0 0.0     0 0 0 0.0 0 0
43 McKay, David 25 294 11.8 43 1.7 337 13.5 134 5.4 86 3.4     31 40 15 0.6 10 100
35 Mulcair, Barry 13 145 11.2 24 1.8 169 13.0 23 1.8 0 0.0     29 13 0 0.0 0 0
8 Munari, Dennis 10 86 8.6 16 1.6 102 10.2 16 1.6 0 0.0     13 11 2 0.2 3 15
2 Nicholls, John 25 201 8.0 113 4.5 314 12.6 70 2.8 280 11.2     63 93 28 1.1 15 183
23 Nicoll, Ian 15 213 14.2 25 1.7 238 15.9 35 2.3 0 0.0     17 30 9 0.6 11 65
50 O'Connell, John 1 1 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0     0 0 0 0.0 0 0
15 Pinnell, Phillip 22 213 9.7 45 2.0 258 11.7 51 2.3 2 0.1     27 41 0 0.0 2 2
32 Quirk, Bryan 7 90 12.9 15 2.1 105 15.0 28 4.0 0 0.0     22 15 2 0.3 5 17
34 Robertson, Ian 17 221 13.0 43 2.5 264 15.5 75 4.4 4 0.2     31 36 5 0.3 12 42
1 Silvagni, Serge 11 162 14.7 31 2.8 193 17.5 44 4.0 7 0.6     33 31 3 0.3 3 21
37 Smith, Peter 3 9 3.0 0 0.0 9 3.0 2 0.7 0 0.0     0 2 2 0.7 1 13
13 Thornley, Bert 15 162 10.8 40 2.7 202 13.5 17 1.1 0 0.0     47 67 3 0.2 10 28
30 Waite, Vin 23 262 11.4 89 3.9 351 15.3 80 3.5 1 0.0     52 60 0 0.0 0 0
42 Walls, Robert 19 227 11.9 56 2.9 283 14.9 84 4.4 4 0.2     46 52 17 0.9 24 126
16 Walsh, Brian 2 17 8.5 10 5.0 27 13.5 5 2.5 0 0.0     7 1 3 1.5 1 19
Totals 500 5743 11.5 1258 2.5 7001 14.0 1617 3.2 603 1.2     978 1098 359 0.7 315 2469
 

Footnotes

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