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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) –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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1993 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Fitzroy's 1993 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Fitzroy 5.46.1010.1417.16 118 WON Carlton 4.29.615.817.10 112 6 PRI Mar 27 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
2 Fitzroy       Bye        
3 H Fitzroy 5.58.812.914.14 98 LOST Footscray 2.34.910.1414.17 101 -3 PRI Apr 10 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
4 A Fitzroy 1.66.813.1015.12 102 LOST Adelaide 4.47.812.915.13 103 -1 FBP Apr 16 (Fri, 8:38) Scores
5 H Fitzroy 6.410.1213.1824.23 167 WON Sydney 3.46.68.711.8 74 93 PRI Apr 24 (Sat, 2:08) Scores
6 A Fitzroy 3.55.510.912.11 83 LOST Brisbane 5.08.110.417.8 110 -27 GAB May 2 (Sun, 1:15) Scores
7 H Fitzroy 3.45.510.712.7 79 WON Melbourne 4.410.610.911.12 78 1 PRI May 8 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
8 A Fitzroy 4.26.58.911.10 76 WON West Coast 2.33.45.107.16 58 18 WAC May 14 (Fri, 8:38) Scores
9 H Fitzroy 7.210.411.814.8 92 WON Collingwood 1.13.57.910.13 73 19 PRI May 22 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
10 A Fitzroy 5.510.513.1019.11 125 LOST Essendon 1.46.613.919.15 129 -4 MCG May 28 (Fri, 8:08) Scores
11 H Fitzroy 2.05.37.67.14 56 LOST Richmond 5.15.310.812.10 82 -26 PRI Jun 12 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
12 A Fitzroy 2.55.910.1415.16 106 LOST Geelong 7.713.914.1316.17 113 -7 KAR Jun 20 (Sun, 2:00) Scores
13 H Fitzroy 2.16.46.512.7 79 LOST St. Kilda 3.25.413.617.10 112 -33 WAV Jun 26 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
14 H Fitzroy 8.311.413.718.11 119 WON North Melbourne 3.511.815.1217.16 118 1 PRI Jul 3 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
15 A Fitzroy 3.15.47.59.10 64 LOST Hawthorn 2.54.118.1715.20 110 -46 WAV Jul 10 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
16 H Fitzroy 3.310.611.814.11 95 LOST Carlton 2.47.818.1427.19 181 -86 PRI Jul 17 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
17 Fitzroy       Bye        
18 A Fitzroy 2.06.110.313.6 84 LOST Footscray 7.110.416.1022.14 146 -62 WES Jul 31 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
19 H Fitzroy 4.27.510.615.9 99 WON Adelaide 1.46.810.1113.16 94 5 PRI Aug 7 (Sat, 2:08) Scores
20 A Fitzroy 9.012.616.917.12 114 WON Sydney 3.18.314.715.9 99 15 SCG Aug 13 (Fri, 7:38) Scores
21 H Fitzroy 5.511.720.1322.15 147 WON Brisbane 0.01.31.55.13 43 104 PRI Aug 21 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
22 A Fitzroy 4.410.814.1114.14 98 WON Melbourne 1.22.54.811.9 75 23 MCG Aug 29 (Sun, 2:00) Scores
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1993 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 4 28 7.0 16 4.0 44 11.0 12 3.0 11 2.8 7 1.8 5 2 0 0.0 1 1
14 Armstrong, Matthew 20 315 15.8 132 6.6 447 22.4 64 3.2 0 0.0 48 2.4 33 20 12 0.6 16 88
32 Baldwin, Jason 15 237 15.8 89 5.9 326 21.7 54 3.6 0 0.0 38 2.5 31 24 4 0.3 5 29
37 Bizzotto, Frank 4 28 7.0 35 8.8 63 15.8 13 3.3 0 0.0 7 1.8 6 5 0 0.0 0 0
34 Boyd, Brad 12 112 9.3 93 7.8 205 17.1 26 2.2 4 0.3 28 2.3 20 24 2 0.2 4 16
17 Broderick, Paul 20 255 12.8 270 13.5 525 26.3 74 3.7 3 0.2 58 2.9 29 16 11 0.6 8 74
22 Caven, Peter 9 43 4.8 47 5.2 90 10.0 23 2.6 6 0.7 12 1.3 7 13 3 0.3 2 20
10 Davis, Brad 1 0 0.0 1 1.0 1 1.0 1 1.0 5 5.0 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
2 Dundas, Matthew 17 166 9.8 119 7.0 285 16.8 34 2.0 1 0.1 34 2.0 23 18 13 0.8 11 89
18 Dunstan, Michael 20 179 9.0 80 4.0 259 13.0 66 3.3 0 0.0 27 1.4 25 13 20 1.0 16 136
28 Elliott, Jamie 14 141 10.1 82 5.9 223 15.9 37 2.6 0 0.0 30 2.1 21 14 5 0.4 3 33
27 Fleming, Dale 2 10 5.0 8 4.0 18 9.0 5 2.5 0 0.0 2 1.0 2 4 1 0.5 1 7
7 Gale, Michael 11 105 9.5 94 8.5 199 18.1 30 2.7 1 0.1 27 2.5 13 13 5 0.5 2 32
6 Guard, Jeremy 20 143 7.2 97 4.9 240 12.0 36 1.8 0 0.0 61 3.1 21 12 4 0.2 4 28
19 Harding, Dean 5 31 6.2 21 4.2 52 10.4 4 0.8 0 0.0 7 1.4 5 8 7 1.4 6 48
36 Hawking, Simon 7 56 8.0 21 3.0 77 11.0 20 2.9 0 0.0 8 1.1 9 6 0 0.0 1 1
26 Johnston, David 13 116 8.9 68 5.2 184 14.2 32 2.5 0 0.0 26 2.0 34 14 0 0.0 2 2
24 Kavanagh, Tom 2 14 7.0 12 6.0 26 13.0 3 1.5 1 0.5 3 1.5 4 2 0 0.0 0 0
11 Lynch, Alastair 20 260 13.0 68 3.4 328 16.4 143 7.2 9 0.5 12 0.6 42 45 68 3.4 31 439
29 Lyon, Ross 15 117 7.8 72 4.8 189 12.6 53 3.5 3 0.2 26 1.7 16 23 16 1.1 10 106
30 Manson, James 17 85 5.0 105 6.2 190 11.2 69 4.1 137 8.1 12 0.7 27 31 7 0.4 2 44
31 Matthews, Ashley 4 16 4.0 9 2.3 25 6.3 10 2.5 9 2.3 3 0.8 1 3 1 0.3 0 6
25 McCarthy, John 19 198 10.4 92 4.8 290 15.3 112 5.9 5 0.3 26 1.4 18 26 40 2.1 13 253
49 McGregor, Anthony 8 110 13.8 27 3.4 137 17.1 29 3.6 0 0.0 22 2.8 12 18 2 0.3 3 15
21 Morrish, Paul 2 8 4.0 5 2.5 13 6.5 4 2.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 4 0 0.0 1 1
43 Morton, Danny 3 10 3.3 7 2.3 17 5.7 2 0.7 0 0.0 6 2.0 1 1 2 0.7 0 12
4 Paxman, Stephen 14 87 6.2 44 3.1 131 9.4 39 2.8 7 0.5 9 0.6 28 12 3 0.2 1 19
46 Payne, Darren 1 6 6.0 4 4.0 10 10.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
1 Roos, Paul 16 223 13.9 141 8.8 364 22.8 109 6.8 4 0.3 28 1.8 28 15 8 0.5 13 61
9 Sartori, Peter 10 79 7.9 60 6.0 139 13.9 50 5.0 61 6.1 12 1.2 21 17 6 0.6 3 39
3 Seecamp, Marcus 15 115 7.7 108 7.2 223 14.9 46 3.1 1 0.1 22 1.5 19 11 4 0.3 3 27
33 Stephens, Brett 9 71 7.9 78 8.7 149 16.6 32 3.6 7 0.8 7 0.8 17 19 3 0.3 6 24
13 Stevenson, Shayne 2 17 8.5 3 1.5 20 10.0 3 1.5 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 1 0 0.0 0 0
12 Wheildon, Darren 10 84 8.4 35 3.5 119 11.9 50 5.0 6 0.6 11 1.1 14 19 28 2.8 15 183
8 Wynd, Jim 20 327 16.4 100 5.0 427 21.4 76 3.8 0 0.0 32 1.6 52 25 14 0.7 3 87
16 Zanotti, Mark 19 211 11.1 93 4.9 304 16.0 47 2.5 2 0.1 29 1.5 38 25 5 0.3 6 36
Totals 400 4003 10.0 2336 5.8 6339 15.8 1409 3.5 283 0.7 686 1.7 624 503 294 0.7 192 1956
 

Footnotes

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