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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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1974 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Carlton's 1974 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Carlton 1.35.48.814.13 97 WON Melbourne 3.35.55.76.12 48 49 PRI Apr 6 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
2 A Carlton 6.57.68.1212.16 88 LOST Geelong 1.19.312.715.7 97 -9 KAR Apr 13 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
3 H Carlton 5.86.119.1311.15 81 LOST Richmond 1.59.612.718.11 119 -38 PRI Apr 20 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
4 A Carlton 0.42.85.136.15 51 LOST North Melbourne 5.49.711.719.9 123 -72 VFL Apr 25 (Thu, 2:00) Scores
5 A Carlton 6.38.89.1110.14 74 LOST Collingwood 2.66.89.1213.14 92 -18 VIC May 4 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
6 H Carlton 4.49.913.1419.21 135 WON South Melbourne 4.48.510.512.9 81 54 PRI May 11 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
7 A Carlton 3.25.87.128.12 60 LOST Hawthorn 5.87.1311.1613.22 100 -40 PRI May 18 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
8 H Carlton 4.46.67.119.12 66 DRAW Footscray 1.53.87.119.12 66 0 PRI May 25 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
9 A Carlton 6.69.913.1116.15 111 WON Fitzroy 2.23.56.67.10 52 59 VFL Jun 1 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
10 A Carlton 4.38.412.616.7 103 WON Essendon 3.34.57.89.14 68 35 WIN Jun 8 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
11 H Carlton 4.18.517.1120.13 133 WON St. Kilda 2.34.68.713.10 88 45 PRI Jun 15 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
12 A Carlton 4.59.1012.1515.18 108 WON Melbourne 2.25.48.711.13 79 29 MCG Jun 22 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
13 H Carlton 2.59.1112.1520.19 139 WON Geelong 2.24.35.510.6 66 73 PRI Jun 29 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
14 H Carlton 4.19.39.810.12 72 LOST North Melbourne 5.110.214.718.13 121 -49 PRI Jul 6 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
15 A Carlton 3.07.48.511.9 75 LOST Richmond 2.64.1011.1315.15 105 -30 MCG Jul 13 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
16 H Carlton 5.212.515.618.10 118 WON Collingwood 1.05.111.313.4 82 36 VFL Jul 20 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
17 A Carlton 4.76.99.1211.14 80 LOST South Melbourne 2.37.79.1014.17 101 -21 LAK Jul 27 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
18 H Carlton 3.59.811.1114.12 96 LOST Hawthorn 1.07.414.1018.12 120 -24 PRI Aug 3 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
19 A Carlton 2.32.102.134.20 44 LOST Footscray 3.35.38.710.8 68 -24 WES Aug 10 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
20 H Carlton 2.39.612.1217.14 116 WON Fitzroy 0.04.65.1010.15 75 41 PRI Aug 17 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
21 H Carlton 5.27.410.512.11 83 LOST Essendon 5.39.611.1212.17 89 -6 VFL Aug 24 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
22 A Carlton 4.38.413.719.9 123 WON St. Kilda 6.310.713.815.11 101 22 MOO Aug 31 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
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1974 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
12 Armstrong, Barry 17 405 23.8 29 1.7 434 25.5 77 4.5         44 40 12 0.7 13 85
14 Ashman, Rod 22 354 16.1 100 4.5 454 20.6 88 4.0         40 56 29 1.3 38 212
21 Austin, Rod 17 248 14.6 29 1.7 277 16.3 70 4.1         30 23 0 0.0 0 0
26 Byrne, Ray 9 76 8.4 15 1.7 91 10.1 14 1.6         10 11 0 0.0 0 0
38 Chandler, Neil 4 43 10.8 16 4.0 59 14.8 18 4.5 1 1.0     5 7 1 0.3 4 10
6 Crane, Gary 12 196 16.3 27 2.3 223 18.6 42 3.5         35 20 1 0.1 2 8
17 Crosswell, Brent 4 39 9.8 14 3.5 53 13.3 16 4.0         10 11 2 0.5 2 14
23 Davis, Craig 19 209 11.0 27 1.4 236 12.4 91 4.8         36 42 45 2.4 17 287
27 Dickson, David 16 171 10.7 57 3.6 228 14.3 79 4.9         20 19 3 0.2 2 20
11 Doull, Bruce 22 233 10.6 105 4.8 338 15.4 76 3.5         29 51 0 0.0 1 1
31 Hall, Peter 11 84 7.6 16 1.5 100 9.1 24 2.2         6 11 4 0.4 2 26
33 Hurst, Paul 11 91 8.3 14 1.3 105 9.5 25 2.3         7 30 0 0.0 0 0
5 Jackson, Syd 7 58 8.3 8 1.1 66 9.4 19 2.7         12 20 7 1.0 7 49
25 Jesaulenko, Alex 18 209 11.6 44 2.4 253 14.1 55 3.1         30 37 21 1.2 32 158
28 Jones, Peter 'Percy' 17 142 8.4 85 5.0 227 13.4 97 5.7 13 13.0     40 41 10 0.6 3 63
8 Keogh, Trevor 18 311 17.3 70 3.9 381 21.2 70 3.9         51 44 8 0.4 11 59
36 MacLure, Mark 7 59 8.4 15 2.1 74 10.6 22 3.1         14 9 0 0.0 0 0
10 Mangels, Alan 4 24 6.0 2 0.5 26 6.5 3 0.8         5 8 1 0.3 0 6
43 McKay, David 21 241 11.5 34 1.6 275 13.1 129 6.1 9 9.0     45 68 32 1.5 28 220
2 Nicholls, John 14 52 3.7 26 1.9 78 5.6 18 1.3 8 8.0     19 24 14 1.0 4 88
19 O'Connell, John 17 137 8.1 32 1.9 169 9.9 35 2.1         25 21 0 0.0 0 0
5 O'Halloran, Max 5 50 10.0 14 2.8 64 12.8 16 3.2         10 7 0 0.0 1 1
13 Pascoe, Eric 8 48 6.0 11 1.4 59 7.4 20 2.5         10 10 3 0.4 2 20
15 Pinnell, Phillip 17 180 10.6 38 2.2 218 12.8 53 3.1         28 37 0 0.0 0 0
32 Quirk, Bryan 19 262 13.8 22 1.2 284 14.9 89 4.7         41 33 5 0.3 10 40
34 Robertson, Ian 3 40 13.3 12 4.0 52 17.3 19 6.3         4 5 0 0.0 4 4
37 Robertson, Graeme 6 35 5.8 9 1.5 44 7.3 17 2.8         8 8 2 0.3 1 13
13 Ruscuklic, Alex 9 83 9.2 13 1.4 96 10.7 46 5.1         16 13 20 2.2 25 145
41 Smith, Tony 2 12 6.0 9 4.5 21 10.5 4 2.0         2 5 0 0.0 0 0
20 Southby, Geoff 18 158 8.8 38 2.1 196 10.9 61 3.4         36 25 0 0.0 1 1
35 Styles, Lance 1 6 6.0 1 1.0 7 7.0 1 1.0         0 3 0 0.0 0 0
9 Towns, Greg 6 57 9.5 16 2.7 73 12.2 17 2.8         12 17 2 0.3 4 16
30 Waite, Vin 18 163 9.1 51 2.8 214 11.9 49 2.7         51 41 11 0.6 2 68
42 Walls, Robert 16 215 13.4 24 1.5 239 14.9 86 5.4         36 42 30 1.9 36 216
18 Walsh, Brian 18 245 13.6 30 1.7 275 15.3 77 4.3         38 34 26 1.4 22 178
7 Whitnall, Graeme 7 67 9.6 13 1.9 80 11.4 18 2.6         6 15 3 0.4 5 23
Totals 440 5003 11.4 1066 2.4 6069 13.8 1641 3.7 31 0.1     811 888 292 0.7 279 2031
 

Footnotes

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