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KEY FACTS

Official name
Fitzroy Football Club

Known as
Fitzroy

Formed
1883

Disbanded
1996

Colours
Maroon, royal blue and gold

Emblem
Lions (formerly, at various times, Maroons, Roys and Gorillas)

Associated clubs
Fitzroy; Fitzroy Reserves

Affiliations (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1884–1896; Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–1996

VFL Premierships
1898-9, 1904-5, 1913, 1916, 1922, 1944 (8 total)

VFA Premierships
1895 (1 in total)

Senior Premierships
VFL Night Series 1959, 1978 (2 total)

Most Games
333 - Kevin Murray (1955-1964; 1967-1974)

Most Goals
626 - Jack Moriarty (1924-1933)

League Top Goalkickers
V/AFL: J.Freake (56) 1913 & (66) 1915; J.Moriarty (82) 1924; B.Quinlan (116) 1983 & (105) 1984 (5 total)

Brownlow Medalists
Haydn Bunton 1931, 1932 & 1935; Wilfred 'Chicken' Smallhorn 1933; Denis 'Dinny' Ryan 1936; Alan Ruthven 1950; Kevin Murray 1969; Bernie Quinlan 1981 (6 Medallists/8 Medals)

Fitzroy



"Fitzroy's on-field achievements, particularly during the early years of the VFL, were considerable. During the first decade of VFL competition the Maroons won no fewer than four flags - more than any other club - and were runners up three times. Further premierships followed in 1913 and 1916, but after World War One the side tended to struggle. Paralleling this, the VFL began to take on more and more of the characteristics of a business: payment to players was officially recognised as taking place in 1909, and professionalism gradually became more and more overt ... "

  • John Devaney examines the tragic tale of Fitzroy FC - worldbeaters at the start of the century; out of business by the end of it

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1992 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Fitzroy's 1992 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 Fitzroy       Bye        
2 A Fitzroy 4.69.1118.1722.18 150 WON Essendon 0.23.64.715.8 98 52 MCG Mar 29 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
3 A Fitzroy 2.24.46.78.10 58 LOST Brisbane 1.34.69.811.16 82 -24 CRR Apr 5 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
4 H Fitzroy 3.310.514.1219.16 130 WON Adelaide 5.17.512.1014.13 97 33 PRI Apr 11 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
5 H Fitzroy 5.18.413.816.12 108 LOST St. Kilda 3.107.1512.1917.26 128 -20 PRI Apr 20 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
6 A Fitzroy 5.19.410.811.11 77 LOST Geelong 6.511.1116.1925.25 175 -98 KAR Apr 26 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
7 H Fitzroy 5.49.713.915.12 102 WON West Coast 1.43.97.1211.16 82 20 NHO May 3 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
8 A Fitzroy 7.110.820.1324.17 161 WON Richmond 4.58.713.815.12 102 59 MCG May 9 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 A Fitzroy 3.49.612.1015.15 105 WON North Melbourne 2.36.69.119.12 66 39 MCG May 15 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
10 Fitzroy       Bye        
11 H Fitzroy 1.56.910.1213.14 92 WON Collingwood 0.53.76.913.11 89 3 PRI May 30 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
12 H Fitzroy 4.26.56.1111.18 84 LOST Footscray 6.29.1020.1322.14 146 -62 PRI Jun 6 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
13 A Fitzroy 2.28.410.913.11 89 LOST Hawthorn 7.212.616.1022.13 145 -56 WAV Jun 13 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
14 H Fitzroy 3.58.1016.1120.13 133 WON Carlton 4.39.715.917.12 114 19 PRI Jun 20 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
15 A Fitzroy 4.48.512.813.9 87 LOST Melbourne 6.59.511.1016.13 109 -22 MCG Jun 28 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
16 A Fitzroy 6.210.415.821.10 136 WON Sydney 4.44.98.1211.17 83 53 SCG Jul 5 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
17 H Fitzroy 2.54.98.1310.17 77 LOST Essendon 4.26.98.1211.14 80 -3 NHO Jul 12 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
18 H Fitzroy 2.13.87.1210.13 73 LOST Brisbane 3.87.1113.1516.18 114 -41 PRI Jul 18 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
19 A Fitzroy 1.34.35.37.5 47 LOST Adelaide 5.09.214.321.6 132 -85 FBP Jul 25 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
20 A Fitzroy 3.43.107.1910.24 84 LOST St. Kilda 5.37.89.1314.18 102 -18 MOO Aug 1 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
21 H Fitzroy 3.26.59.510.8 68 LOST Geelong 5.39.513.1217.18 120 -52 PRI Aug 8 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
22 A Fitzroy 2.34.88.1210.16 76 LOST West Coast 4.57.1012.1114.22 106 -30 WAC Aug 14 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
23 H Fitzroy 6.112.615.1020.13 133 WON Richmond 5.37.69.1014.14 98 35 PRI Aug 22 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
24 H Fitzroy 2.47.711.814.12 96 LOST North Melbourne 5.48.713.1319.16 130 -34 PRI Aug 29 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
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1992 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
39 Abbott, Paul 22 179 8.1 92 4.2 271 12.3 81 3.7 131 6.0 40 1.8 27 30 13 0.6 5 83
14 Armstrong, Matthew 16 148 9.3 90 5.6 238 14.9 20 1.3 0 0.0 35 2.2 16 17 3 0.2 5 23
32 Baldwin, Jason 20 253 12.7 127 6.4 380 19.0 35 1.8 0 0.0 45 2.3 26 27 3 0.2 4 22
20 Barrett, Chris 4 30 7.5 12 3.0 42 10.5 7 1.8 0 0.0 3 0.8 4 3 4 1.0 2 26
18 Blakey, John 18 181 10.1 109 6.1 290 16.1 66 3.7 6 0.3 38 2.1 12 15 7 0.4 13 55
34 Boyd, Brad 2 11 5.5 11 5.5 22 11.0 5 2.5 1 0.5 1 0.5 6 1 0 0.0 0 0
17 Broderick, Paul 19 227 11.9 222 11.7 449 23.6 51 2.7 1 0.1 44 2.3 20 29 18 0.9 7 115
40 Bunn, Mark 3 30 10.0 18 6.0 48 16.0 7 2.3 0 0.0 6 2.0 2 3 0 0.0 0 0
22 Caven, Peter 22 179 8.1 65 3.0 244 11.1 74 3.4 13 0.6 35 1.6 31 25 6 0.3 10 46
16 Cormack, Joe 10 108 10.8 80 8.0 188 18.8 20 2.0 4 0.4 22 2.2 13 8 6 0.6 9 45
2 Dundas, Matthew 20 219 11.0 128 6.4 347 17.4 50 2.5 0 0.0 42 2.1 30 27 11 0.6 7 73
28 Elliott, Jamie 10 46 4.6 43 4.3 89 8.9 10 1.0 0 0.0 11 1.1 7 8 1 0.1 1 7
23 Exell, Gavin 5 11 2.2 2 0.4 13 2.6 4 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.2 3 1 2 0.4 2 14
27 Fleming, Dale 11 62 5.6 52 4.7 114 10.4 38 3.5 6 0.5 17 1.5 12 14 14 1.3 11 95
7 Gale, Michael 16 142 8.9 134 8.4 276 17.3 44 2.8 1 0.1 25 1.6 12 29 5 0.3 3 33
6 Guard, Jeremy 22 177 8.0 106 4.8 283 12.9 65 3.0 0 0.0 38 1.7 20 21 8 0.4 12 60
19 Harding, Dean 2 10 5.0 6 3.0 16 8.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 3 2 1.0 1 13
26 Johnston, David 5 49 9.8 29 5.8 78 15.6 17 3.4 1 0.2 6 1.2 11 3 1 0.2 2 8
11 Lynch, Alastair 20 159 8.0 63 3.2 222 11.1 74 3.7 17 0.9 15 0.8 25 27 27 1.4 13 175
29 Lyon, Ross 17 191 11.2 139 8.2 330 19.4 60 3.5 7 0.4 31 1.8 25 26 12 0.7 10 82
31 Matthews, Ashley 2 7 3.5 6 3.0 13 6.5 5 2.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1
5 McCormack, Brendan 12 160 13.3 87 7.3 247 20.6 42 3.5 1 0.1 19 1.6 22 15 9 0.8 4 58
21 Morrish, Paul 18 95 5.3 92 5.1 187 10.4 24 1.3 1 0.1 30 1.7 13 16 1 0.1 0 6
25 O'Connell, David 3 20 6.7 10 3.3 30 10.0 11 3.7 19 6.3 2 0.7 6 4 3 1.0 1 19
44 Osborne, Richard 16 172 10.8 30 1.9 202 12.6 60 3.8 3 0.2 14 0.9 20 31 58 3.6 43 391
4 Paxman, Stephen 12 77 6.4 80 6.7 157 13.1 52 4.3 88 7.3 15 1.3 22 13 3 0.3 2 20
1 Roos, Paul 22 388 17.6 143 6.5 531 24.1 149 6.8 11 0.5 28 1.3 39 19 17 0.8 9 111
20 Rowe, Duane 1 5 5.0 3 3.0 8 8.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 3 3.0 0 1 0 0.0 0 0
9 Sartori, Peter 4 10 2.5 5 1.3 15 3.8 8 2.0 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 2 8 2.0 2 50
3 Seecamp, Marcus 22 145 6.6 158 7.2 303 13.8 59 2.7 4 0.2 35 1.6 26 31 3 0.1 4 22
33 Stephens, Brett 20 213 10.7 191 9.6 404 20.2 80 4.0 19 1.0 26 1.3 34 17 14 0.7 8 92
13 Stevenson, Shayne 2 19 9.5 6 3.0 25 12.5 9 4.5 0 0.0 3 1.5 2 3 2 1.0 1 13
12 Wheildon, Darren 20 170 8.5 75 3.8 245 12.3 88 4.4 11 0.6 16 0.8 26 40 41 2.1 31 277
8 Wynd, Jim 22 370 16.8 151 6.9 521 23.7 66 3.0 2 0.1 42 1.9 46 32 10 0.5 8 68
Totals 440 4263 9.7 2565 5.8 6828 15.5 1383 3.1 348 0.8 690 1.6 559 541 312 0.7 231 2103
 

Footnotes

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