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KEY FACTS

Official name
Geelong Football Club

Known as
Geelong

Nickname
Cats

Formed
1859

Colours
Navy blue and white

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

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2023

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1896

Home Ground
Kardinia Park

AFL Premierships
2007, 2009, 2011, 2022 (4 total)

VFL Premierships
1925, 1931, 1937, 1951-2, 1963 (6 total)

VFA Premierships
1878-9-80, 1882-3-4, 1886 (7 total)

Senior Premierships
V/AFL Night Series - 1961, 2006, 2009 (3 total); McClelland Trophy: 1952, 1954, 1962-63, 1980-81, 1992, 2007-8, 2019, 2022 (11 total)

Most Games
355 - Joel Selwood (2007-2022)

Most Goals
1021 - Gary Ablett Snr (1984-1996)

League Top Goalkickers
E.James (27) 1897 & (31) 1899; L.Hagger (78) 1925; G.Moloney (109) 1932; L.White (86) 1948; G.Goninon (86) 1951; N.Rayson (80) 1955; D.Wade (68) 1962, (96) 1967 & (127) 1969; L.Donohue (105) 1976; G.Ablett senior (129) 1994 & (122) 1995; T. Hawkins (42) 2020 (10 winners/14 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Edward 'Carji' Greeves 1924; Bernie Smith 1951; Alistair Lord 1962; Paul Couch 1989; Jimmy Bartel 2007; Gary Ablett jnr 2009; Patrick Dangerfield 2016 (7 total)

Headquarters
Kardinia Park (GMHBA) La Trobe Terrace, Geelong, VIC 3220

Postal Address
PO Box 461, Geelong, VIC, 3220

Phone: 1300 462 287 

Website
geelongcats.com.au

Geelong



"Inspired by Dick Reynolds, Essendon got within five points late in the final term of the 1951 Grand Final, but Geelong was able to steady and pull away to secure an 11-point victory, 11.15 (81) to 10.10 (70). Under Reg Hickey, Geelong has developed into a marvellous team. Indeed, with Bernie Smith having won the Brownlow, and George Goninon having been the league's top goal kicker, the Cats had secured a prestigious treble which only Collingwood had previously accomplished ... "

John Devaney assesses the Cats from Kardinia Park, forever football's great entertainers

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1988 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Geelong's 1988 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Geelong 3.66.98.1411.17 83 LOST West Coast 4.27.89.1514.20 104 -21 KAR Apr 2 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 A Geelong 6.310.616.1121.16 142 WON North Melbourne 8.314.416.420.7 127 15 MCG Apr 9 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
3 A Geelong 1.14.57.89.10 64 LOST Melbourne 2.84.117.159.18 72 -8 MCG Apr 16 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
4 A Geelong 6.514.920.1124.17 161 WON Richmond 1.65.115.1311.16 82 79 MCG Apr 25 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
5 H Geelong 5.29.413.817.14 116 WON Essendon 2.36.911.1013.14 92 24 KAR Apr 30 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
6 H Geelong 5.09.311.716.15 111 LOST Sydney 2.48.614.1117.12 114 -3 KAR May 8 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
7 H Geelong 2.25.510.915.14 104 WON Carlton 3.47.511.814.9 93 11 VFL May 14 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
8 H Geelong 5.112.514.816.12 108 LOST St. Kilda 4.68.714.1017.12 114 -6 KAR May 22 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
9 H Geelong 6.214.418.620.13 133 WON Fitzroy 5.18.411.915.10 100 33 KAR May 28 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
10 A Geelong 6.413.618.1024.18 162 WON Brisbane 2.35.88.1116.13 109 53 CRR Jun 5 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
11 H Geelong 1.24.47.69.10 64 LOST Collingwood 4.38.514.616.7 103 -39 KAR Jun 13 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
12 A Geelong 1.61.92.123.12 30 LOST Footscray 2.24.65.87.14 56 -26 WES Jun 18 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
13 A Geelong 2.64.117.1212.15 87 LOST Hawthorn 3.29.413.917.10 112 -25 PRI Jun 25 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
14 H Geelong 2.15.46.68.8 56 LOST Melbourne 1.45.710.1013.11 89 -33 KAR Jul 2 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
15 A Geelong 3.47.614.716.10 106 LOST West Coast 1.56.912.1418.18 126 -20 SUB Jul 10 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
16 A Geelong 7.19.510.1014.14 98 LOST Carlton 6.211.616.1121.15 141 -43 PRI Jul 16 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
17 H Geelong 5.67.1010.1217.13 115 WON Footscray 3.24.46.710.9 69 46 KAR Jul 23 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
18 A Geelong 4.49.816.1222.19 151 WON Sydney 2.58.78.1112.16 88 63 SCG Jul 29 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
19 A Geelong 6.510.917.1024.13 157 WON Essendon 2.47.811.1212.18 90 67 WIN Aug 6 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
20 H Geelong 1.15.58.610.8 68 LOST Hawthorn 3.26.215.819.14 128 -60 KAR Aug 14 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
21 H Geelong 2.59.618.922.14 146 WON Richmond 4.38.412.716.12 108 38 KAR Aug 20 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
22 A Geelong 3.26.58.614.10 94 LOST Collingwood 4.56.613.1019.15 129 -35 VIC Aug 27 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
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1988 Player Stats

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