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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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2004 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Geelong's 2004 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Geelong 4.15.46.79.7 61 LOST St. Kilda 3.08.216.419.8 122 -61 DOC Mar 27 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
2 A Geelong 3.23.95.116.14 50 LOST Carlton 2.46.612.616.8 104 -54 PRI Apr 4 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
3 A Geelong 2.27.59.710.7 67 LOST Sydney 3.27.37.510.13 73 -6 SCG Apr 10 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
4 H Geelong 7.011.115.519.13 127 WON Richmond 1.43.77.1011.12 78 49 DOC Apr 17 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
5 A Geelong 4.18.311.514.7 91 LOST Fremantle 7.011.214.718.9 117 -26 SUB Apr 25 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
6 H Geelong 1.05.211.515.11 101 WON Adelaide 2.34.66.88.10 58 43 KAR May 2 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
7 A Geelong 4.76.1110.1415.18 108 WON Hawthorn 2.14.15.18.4 52 56 DOC May 9 (Sun, 5:10) Scores
8 H Geelong 7.19.511.915.11 101 WON Melbourne 2.43.79.1212.15 87 14 KAR May 16 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
9 H Geelong 6.510.613.1018.12 120 WON Essendon 6.18.812.1114.13 97 23 DOC May 22 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
10 A Geelong 4.39.614.717.10 112 LOST Port Adelaide 2.16.414.618.8 116 -4 FBP May 30 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
11 A Geelong 4.27.314.617.11 113 WON Western Bulldogs 4.27.39.610.7 67 46 DOC Jun 6 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
12 H Geelong 5.19.512.814.10 94 WON North Melbourne 5.09.210.512.12 84 10 KAR Jun 13 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
13 H Geelong 2.35.410.1013.14 92 WON Brisbane 3.55.78.109.11 65 27 KAR Jun 19 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
14 A Geelong 3.24.54.67.7 49 LOST West Coast 2.15.46.67.9 51 -2 SUB Jul 3 (Sat, 5:40) Scores
15 A Geelong 3.25.97.1412.22 94 WON Collingwood 3.26.67.99.11 65 29 DOC Jul 9 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
16 H Geelong 3.13.87.911.11 77 WON Sydney 1.63.76.89.8 62 15 KAR Jul 18 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
17 H Geelong 5.59.1012.1718.23 131 WON Carlton 1.34.48.611.8 74 57 DOC Jul 25 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
18 H Geelong 6.28.513.615.11 101 WON St. Kilda 2.19.113.115.4 94 7 KAR Aug 1 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
19 A Geelong 5.47.1011.1316.18 114 WON Richmond 3.24.97.1411.17 83 31 MCG Aug 8 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
20 H Geelong 1.93.118.159.21 75 WON Fremantle 0.13.23.43.7 25 50 KAR Aug 14 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
21 A Geelong 4.36.710.1112.15 87 LOST Adelaide 3.78.1312.1415.19 109 -22 FBP Aug 21 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
22 H Geelong 2.57.1211.1517.21 123 WON Hawthorn 5.25.27.39.4 58 65 KAR Aug 29 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
1QF A Geelong 2.23.57.69.8 62 LOST Port Adelaide 5.211.413.718.9 117 -55 FBP Sep 5 (Sun, 2:00) Scores
1SF H Geelong 2.55.89.1110.14 74 WON Essendon 0.41.64.89.10 64 10 MCG Sep 11 (Sat, 7:30) Scores
2PF A Geelong 3.55.88.1210.15 75 LOST Brisbane 3.36.49.1012.12 84 -9 MCG Sep 18 (Sat, 7:30) Scores
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2004 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
29 Ablett Jnr, Gary 21 178 8.5 123 5.9 301 14.3 46 2.2 0 0.0 93 4.4 14 27 35 1.7 25 235
3 Bartel, Jimmy 16 222 13.9 126 7.9 348 21.8 90 5.6 1 0.1 78 4.9 12 11 3 0.2 8 26
46 Byrnes, Shannon 4 22 5.5 13 3.3 35 8.8 13 3.3 0 0.0 15 3.8 0 1 1 0.3 3 9
17 Callan, Tim 6 26 4.3 19 3.2 45 7.5 8 1.3 0 0.0 3 0.5 4 2 3 0.5 0 18
31 Chambers, Paul 8 11 1.4 20 2.5 31 3.9 7 0.9 68 8.5 12 1.5 6 5 0 0.0 0 0
35 Chapman, Paul 25 240 9.6 113 4.5 353 14.1 96 3.8 1 0.0 80 3.2 21 27 38 1.5 19 247
11 Corey, Joel 22 242 11.0 173 7.9 415 18.9 92 4.2 12 0.5 75 3.4 26 19 9 0.4 13 67
44 Enright, Corey 9 67 7.4 41 4.6 108 12.0 27 3.0 0 0.0 15 1.7 3 5 0 0.0 1 1
16 Gardiner, Charlie 19 122 6.4 62 3.3 184 9.7 78 4.1 7 0.4 33 1.7 12 11 10 0.5 11 71
7 Graham, Ben 23 202 8.8 69 3.0 271 11.8 131 5.7 19 0.8 40 1.7 15 16 39 1.7 31 265
2 Harley, Tom 25 221 8.8 108 4.3 329 13.2 132 5.3 1 0.0 32 1.3 27 19 0 0.0 0 0
8 Haynes, David 16 136 8.5 53 3.3 189 11.8 77 4.8 1 0.1 31 1.9 19 9 12 0.8 16 88
41 Hunt, Josh 24 191 8.0 114 4.8 305 12.7 68 2.8 1 0.0 62 2.6 12 16 3 0.1 3 21
28 Johnson, David 17 96 5.6 56 3.3 152 8.9 56 3.3 3 0.2 39 2.3 8 9 2 0.1 1 13
20 Johnson, Steve 13 143 11.0 54 4.2 197 15.2 58 4.5 2 0.2 31 2.4 11 17 21 1.6 19 145
9 Kelly, James 13 151 11.6 84 6.5 235 18.1 48 3.7 6 0.5 41 3.2 10 15 9 0.7 4 58
1 King, Steven 16 126 7.9 67 4.2 193 12.1 55 3.4 369 23.1 40 2.5 18 29 6 0.4 4 40
18 Kingsley, Kent 24 173 7.2 65 2.7 238 9.9 121 5.0 0 0.0 34 1.4 17 19 48 2.0 47 335
36 Koulouriotis, Paul 9 101 11.2 49 5.4 150 16.7 33 3.7 2 0.2 13 1.4 2 4 2 0.2 6 18
45 Ling, Cameron 25 357 14.3 235 9.4 592 23.7 168 6.7 0 0.0 72 2.9 20 12 16 0.6 5 101
19 Loats, David 1 1 1.0 2 2.0 3 3.0 0 0.0 7 7.0 0 0.0 2 0 0 0.0 0 0
4 Mackie, Andrew 13 67 5.2 25 1.9 92 7.1 33 2.5 0 0.0 18 1.4 8 6 9 0.7 5 59
26 McCarthy, Matthew 4 11 2.8 10 2.5 21 5.3 6 1.5 14 3.5 16 4.0 1 2 2 0.5 2 14
39 Milburn, Darren 23 233 10.1 196 8.5 429 18.7 134 5.8 56 2.4 66 2.9 16 19 3 0.1 5 23
32 Moloney, Brent 15 130 8.7 60 4.0 190 12.7 55 3.7 0 0.0 16 1.1 4 9 5 0.3 6 36
21 Mooney, Cam 24 228 9.5 147 6.1 375 15.6 116 4.8 85 3.5 35 1.5 13 29 12 0.5 6 78
22 Playfair, Henry 17 75 4.4 47 2.8 122 7.2 63 3.7 38 2.2 12 0.7 9 9 6 0.4 1 37
34 Rahilly, James 8 54 6.8 41 5.1 95 11.9 24 3.0 0 0.0 18 2.3 12 4 0 0.0 0 0
15 Riccardi, Peter 19 187 9.8 88 4.6 275 14.5 77 4.1 1 0.1 47 2.5 11 5 15 0.8 13 103
33 Rooke, Max 11 51 4.6 47 4.3 98 8.9 38 3.5 0 0.0 18 1.6 8 13 0 0.0 1 1
27 Sanderson, Brenton 17 147 8.6 74 4.4 221 13.0 76 4.5 2 0.1 21 1.2 12 18 1 0.1 0 6
30 Scarlett, Matthew 25 238 9.5 96 3.8 334 13.4 132 5.3 2 0.1 42 1.7 17 29 3 0.1 3 21
6 Spriggs, David 5 45 9.0 16 3.2 61 12.2 17 3.4 0 0.0 10 2.0 4 1 2 0.4 3 15
10 Tenace, Kane 12 94 7.8 33 2.8 127 10.6 22 1.8 0 0.0 10 0.8 1 2 4 0.3 3 27
40 Wojcinski, David 21 172 8.2 104 5.0 276 13.1 54 2.6 0 0.0 40 1.9 7 19 9 0.4 9 63
Totals 550 4760 8.7 2630 4.8 7390 13.4 2251 4.1 698 1.3 1208 2.2 382 438 328 0.6 273 2241
 

Footnotes

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