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KEY FACTS

Official name
Essendon Football Club

Known as
Essendon

Nickname
Bombers

Formed
1873

Colours
Black and red

Associated clubs
Essendon Reserves; Essendon WFC (VFLW); Essendon WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) –1896

AFL Premierships
1993, 2000 (2 total)

VFL Premierships
1897, 1901, 1911-12, 1923-4, 1942, 1946, 1949-50, 1962, 1965, 1984-5 (14 total)

VFA Premierships
1891-2-3-4 (4 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia: 1893 (1 total); VFL/AFL Night Series: 1981, 1984, 1990, 1993-4, 2000 (6 total); McClelland Trophy: 1951, 1953, 1957, 1968, 1989, 1993, 1999, 2000-1 (9 total)

Most Games
400 - Dustin Fletcher (1993-2015)

Most Goals
926 - Matthew Lloyd (1995-2009)

League Top Goalkickers
A.Thurgood (25) 1900; F.Hiskins (34) 1901; G.Stockdale (68) 1923; W.Brittingham (66) 1946; J.Coleman (100) 1949, (120) 1950, (103) 1951 & (97) 1952; R.Evans (78) 1959 & (67) 1960; E.Fordham (76) 1966; M.Lloyd (109) 2000, (105) 2001 & (93) 2003 (8 winners/14 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Dick Reynolds 1934, 1937 & 1938; Bill Hutchison 1952 & 1953; Graham Moss 1976; Gavin Wanganeen 1993; James Hird 1996 (5 medallists/8 medals)

Headquarters
275 Melrose Drive, Melbourne Airport, VIC 3045

Postal Address
PO Box 17, Essendon, VIC, 3040

Phone: (03) 8340 2000 

Email
generalenquiries@essendonfc.com.au

Website
essendonfc.com.au

Essendon



"Essendon's performances in season 2000 were among the most noteworthy in football history. After waltzing unbeaten to the Ansett Cup, the Bombers won all bar one of 25 home-and-away and finals matches culminating in an apparently effortless 10-goal grand final demolition of Melbourne. Such bare statistics cannot convey the full extent of Essendon's supremacy, however. At times the Bombers seemed to be performing on a different plane than every other team ... "

In looking at their grand history, John Devaney sees the Bombers fly up, up to a record-equalling 16 V/AFL premierships

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2007 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Essendon's 2007 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Essendon 5.18.312.816.9 105 WON Adelaide 3.45.97.1410.14 74 31 FBP Apr 1 (Sun, 12:40) Scores
2 H Essendon 5.28.515.619.8 122 WON Fremantle 2.36.512.817.10 112 10 DOC Apr 8 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
3 A Essendon 7.912.1313.1617.20 122 LOST Carlton 2.18.715.1118.17 125 -3 MCG Apr 14 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
4 A Essendon 1.27.311.815.9 99 WON St. Kilda 2.44.67.99.14 68 31 DOC Apr 21 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
5 H Essendon 3.46.68.1011.13 79 LOST Collingwood 1.55.129.1612.23 95 -16 MCG Apr 25 (Wed, 2:40) Scores
6 H Essendon 4.28.311.315.6 96 LOST Hawthorn 3.39.515.820.11 131 -35 MCG May 5 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
7 A Essendon 2.95.118.1413.17 95 LOST North Melbourne 4.08.514.818.9 117 -22 DOC May 11 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
8 H Essendon 3.67.1013.1518.19 127 WON Brisbane 2.45.85.108.15 63 64 DOC May 19 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 A Essendon 3.45.97.1412.20 92 WON Richmond 2.36.610.912.12 84 8 MCG May 26 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
10 A Essendon 5.17.27.711.8 74 WON Sydney 3.27.48.411.7 73 1 SCG Jun 2 (Sat, 7:15) Scores
11 H Essendon 1.06.212.415.5 95 WON West Coast 5.510.813.914.10 94 1 DOC Jun 8 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
12 A Essendon 1.35.87.1313.17 95 LOST Port Adelaide 7.413.619.1019.12 126 -31 FBP Jun 17 (Sun, 4:10) Scores
13 H Essendon 8.312.514.819.11 125 WON Melbourne 2.29.416.918.15 123 2 DOC Jun 29 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
14 H Essendon 3.46.911.1012.11 83 LOST Geelong 4.37.912.1419.19 133 -50 DOC Jul 6 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
15 H Essendon 4.55.109.1214.14 98 LOST Western Bulldogs 4.49.812.920.11 131 -33 DOC Jul 14 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
16 A Essendon 1.25.513.814.9 93 LOST Collingwood 5.411.815.1118.14 122 -29 MCG Jul 21 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
17 H Essendon 6.210.414.618.9 117 WON Adelaide 5.310.412.716.9 105 12 DOC Jul 29 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
18 A Essendon 0.63.87.127.14 56 LOST Hawthorn 4.47.911.1117.17 119 -63 MCG Aug 5 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
19 A Essendon 4.77.108.1011.11 77 LOST Fremantle 5.210.414.1021.14 140 -63 SUB Aug 12 (Sun, 2:40) Scores
20 H Essendon 2.15.312.618.10 118 WON Carlton 4.58.811.1116.12 108 10 MCG Aug 18 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
21 H Essendon 5.37.59.1113.14 92 LOST Richmond 3.37.910.1517.17 119 -27 MCG Aug 26 (Sun, 5:10) Scores
22 A Essendon 2.35.611.819.10 124 LOST West Coast 5.112.219.421.6 132 -8 SUB Sep 1 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
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2007 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
23 Bolton, Mark 7 29 4.1 21 3.0 50 7.1 24 3.4 5 0.7 18 2.6 5 7 4 0.6 0 24
16 Bradley, Kepler 4 23 5.8 28 7.0 51 12.8 18 4.5 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 2 1 0.3 1 7
17 Camporeale, Scott 7 75 10.7 51 7.3 126 18.0 20 2.9 0 0.0 9 1.3 6 4 2 0.3 2 14
28 Cole, Richard 3 15 5.0 15 5.0 30 10.0 6 2.0 0 0.0 5 1.7 1 2 0 0.0 1 1
29 Davey, Alwyn 14 94 6.7 67 4.8 161 11.5 46 3.3 0 0.0 55 3.9 17 5 15 1.1 10 100
15 Dempsey, Courtenay 1 7 7.0 5 5.0 12 12.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 2 1 1 1.0 1 7
2 Dyson, Ricky 11 70 6.4 69 6.3 139 12.6 29 2.6 0 0.0 16 1.5 4 4 3 0.3 2 20
31 Fletcher, Dustin 19 309 16.3 85 4.5 394 20.7 144 7.6 1 0.1 30 1.6 9 27 3 0.2 2 20
3 Gumbleton, Scott 5 19 3.8 22 4.4 41 8.2 26 5.2 1 0.2 4 0.8 2 3 3 0.6 1 19
26 Heffernan, Chris 7 42 6.0 42 6.0 84 12.0 16 2.3 0 0.0 26 3.7 6 6 2 0.3 0 12
19 Hille, David 18 113 6.3 115 6.4 228 12.7 70 3.9 292 16.2 33 1.8 23 13 7 0.4 8 50
5 Hird, James 17 278 16.4 94 5.5 372 21.9 109 6.4 0 0.0 38 2.2 27 8 8 0.5 6 54
35 Hislop, Tom 3 12 4.0 21 7.0 33 11.0 11 3.7 0 0.0 13 4.3 0 3 1 0.3 1 7
39 Hocking, Heath 1 4 4.0 8 8.0 12 12.0 4 4.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
43 Houli, Bachar 4 20 5.0 24 6.0 44 11.0 17 4.3 0 0.0 5 1.3 2 1 3 0.8 5 23
7 Jetta, Leroy 4 16 4.0 10 2.5 26 6.5 9 2.3 0 0.0 7 1.8 2 2 3 0.8 1 19
21 Johns, Courtney 6 36 6.0 12 2.0 48 8.0 24 4.0 0 0.0 5 0.8 3 2 5 0.8 1 31
1 Johnson, Mark 20 180 9.0 131 6.6 311 15.6 98 4.9 6 0.3 49 2.5 22 15 7 0.4 3 45
14 Johnson, Jason 10 119 11.9 88 8.8 207 20.7 64 6.4 0 0.0 30 3.0 5 8 3 0.3 6 24
27 Laycock, Jason 19 96 5.1 73 3.8 169 8.9 65 3.4 174 9.2 22 1.2 12 12 9 0.5 10 64
18 Lloyd, Matthew 19 214 11.3 59 3.1 273 14.4 124 6.5 0 0.0 33 1.7 27 32 62 3.3 31 403
13 Lovett, Andrew 16 182 11.4 91 5.7 273 17.1 86 5.4 0 0.0 35 2.2 14 12 16 1.0 11 107
42 Lovett-Murray, Nathan 9 89 9.9 55 6.1 144 16.0 41 4.6 3 0.3 17 1.9 5 11 3 0.3 1 19
25 Lucas, Scott 22 292 13.3 66 3.0 358 16.3 159 7.2 1 0.0 31 1.4 26 28 61 2.8 28 394
33 McPhee, Adam 22 279 12.7 166 7.5 445 20.2 180 8.2 14 0.6 68 3.1 17 31 7 0.3 4 46
10 McVeigh, Mark 21 270 12.9 116 5.5 386 18.4 103 4.9 0 0.0 60 2.9 23 25 20 1.0 16 136
22 Michael, Mal 22 111 5.0 142 6.5 253 11.5 82 3.7 11 0.5 31 1.4 17 13 2 0.1 1 13
6 Monfries, Angus 20 180 9.0 115 5.8 295 14.8 92 4.6 0 0.0 49 2.5 31 15 16 0.8 12 108
38 Nash, Jay 11 119 10.8 61 5.5 180 16.4 51 4.6 1 0.1 28 2.5 6 4 3 0.3 2 20
34 Neagle, Jay 1 3 3.0 3 3.0 6 6.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 2 1 1.0 0 6
11 Peverill, Damien 19 225 11.8 249 13.1 474 24.9 121 6.4 0 0.0 45 2.4 14 18 6 0.3 5 41
9 Ramanauskas, Adam 5 36 7.2 24 4.8 60 12.0 19 3.8 1 0.2 6 1.2 2 2 3 0.6 2 20
37 Reimers, Kyle 3 15 5.0 9 3.0 24 8.0 11 3.7 0 0.0 4 1.3 0 4 1 0.3 1 7
30 Ryder, Paddy 21 114 5.4 106 5.0 220 10.5 99 4.7 57 2.7 49 2.3 14 23 3 0.1 1 19
20 Slattery, Henry 20 91 4.6 96 4.8 187 9.4 55 2.8 0 0.0 78 3.9 15 22 4 0.2 3 27
24 Stanton, Brent 20 322 16.1 147 7.4 469 23.5 139 7.0 0 0.0 30 1.5 20 13 11 0.6 5 71
4 Watson, Jobe 19 193 10.2 249 13.1 442 23.3 85 4.5 1 0.1 62 3.3 13 11 6 0.3 5 41
12 Welsh, Andrew 17 180 10.6 108 6.4 288 16.9 101 5.9 7 0.4 39 2.3 20 7 9 0.5 5 59
8 Winderlich, Jason 17 190 11.2 130 7.6 320 18.8 132 7.8 0 0.0 40 2.4 12 14 6 0.4 6 42
Totals 484 4662 9.6 2973 6.1 7635 15.8 2481 5.1 576 1.2 1073 2.2 424 412 320 0.7 200 2120
 

Footnotes

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