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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) 1897–2022

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

Home Ground
Kardinia Park

AFL Premierships
2007, 2009, 2011 (3 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 (10 total)

Most Games
334 - Joel Selwood (2007-current)

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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2022 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Geelong's 2022 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Geelong 7.512.917.1420.18 138 WON Essendon 2.13.36.311.6 72 66 MCG Mar 19 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 A Geelong 2.46.78.1310.17 77 LOST Sydney 4.311.315.417.5 107 -30 SCG Mar 25 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
3 A Geelong 2.36.49.616.8 104 WON Collingwood 3.74.1113.1213.13 91 13 MCG Apr 2 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
4 H Geelong 2.27.69.811.14 80 WON Brisbane 2.26.310.311.4 70 10 KAR Apr 8 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
5 A Geelong 1.46.611.1011.14 80 LOST Hawthorn 5.38.410.414.8 92 -12 MCG Apr 18 (Mon, 3:20) Scores
6 A Geelong 3.77.1113.1517.19 121 WON North Melbourne 1.22.44.59.7 61 60 BEL Apr 24 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
7 H Geelong 5.05.16.310.6 66 LOST Fremantle 3.34.78.810.9 69 -3 KAR Apr 30 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
8 A Geelong 4.36.78.1112.16 88 WON Greater Western Sydney 2.23.53.94.11 35 53 MAN May 7 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
9 A Geelong 4.36.88.1011.14 80 LOST St. Kilda 2.24.411.813.12 90 -10 DOC May 14 (Sat, 4:05) Scores
10 H Geelong 3.64.89.1111.16 82 WON Port Adelaide 2.15.36.37.5 47 35 KAR May 21 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
11 H Geelong 2.48.511.515.7 97 WON Adelaide 0.63.76.117.13 55 42 KAR May 28 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
12 A Geelong 7.28.68.812.11 83 WON Western Bulldogs 1.54.66.910.10 70 13 DOC Jun 3 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
13 Geelong       Bye        
14 A Geelong 4.46.511.612.9 81 WON West Coast 2.36.58.69.9 63 18 PER Jun 18 (Sat, 2:35) Scores
15 H Geelong 5.28.59.813.11 89 WON Richmond 2.05.310.713.8 86 3 MCG Jun 25 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
16 H Geelong 3.58.815.1221.18 144 WON North Melbourne 3.14.15.15.2 32 112 KAR Jul 2 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
17 H Geelong 3.35.88.1212.19 91 WON Melbourne 3.15.47.69.9 63 28 KAR Jul 7 (Thu, 7:20) Scores
18 A Geelong 3.47.610.812.13 85 WON Carlton 4.15.16.38.7 55 30 MCG Jul 16 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
19 A Geelong 5.111.312.616.10 106 WON Port Adelaide 4.35.513.714.10 94 12 ADO Jul 23 (Sat, 4:05) Scores
20 H Geelong 1.24.612.814.10 94 WON Western Bulldogs 4.36.56.89.12 66 28 KAR Jul 30 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
21 H Geelong 6.48.512.717.8 110 WON St. Kilda 3.07.17.410.5 65 45 KAR Aug 6 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
22 A Geelong 7.312.515.918.11 119 WON Gold Coast 2.24.27.29.5 59 60 CRR Aug 13 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
23 H Geelong        vs West Coast          KAR Aug 20 (Sat, 4:35)  
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2022 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
30 Atkins, Tom 21 205 9.8 180 8.6 385 18.3 61 2.9 0 0.0 126 6.0 29 19 4 0.2 3 27
24 Bews, Jed 19 112 5.9 94 4.9 206 10.8 65 3.4 0 0.0 39 2.1 7 11 1 0.1 1 7
46 Blicavs, Mark 20 159 8.0 188 9.4 347 17.4 86 4.3 291 14.6 99 5.0 28 26 7 0.4 5 47
5 Cameron, Jeremy 21 241 11.5 100 4.8 341 16.2 126 6.0 1 0.0 30 1.4 21 27 59 2.8 32 386
15 Ceglar, Jonathon 2 6 3.0 5 2.5 11 5.5 0 0.0 18 9.0 1 0.5 0 2 0 0.0 0 0
45 Close, Brad 21 149 7.1 172 8.2 321 15.3 71 3.4 0 0.0 80 3.8 24 11 20 1.0 19 139
40 Dahlhaus, Luke 10 40 4.0 64 6.4 104 10.4 20 2.0 0 0.0 19 1.9 10 2 3 0.3 2 20
35 Dangerfield, Patrick 14 162 11.6 143 10.2 305 21.8 49 3.5 0 0.0 37 2.6 17 21 6 0.4 9 45
16 De Koning, Sam 19 117 6.2 118 6.2 235 12.4 100 5.3 4 0.2 6 0.3 21 8 0 0.0 0 0
28 Dempsey, Oliver 2 5 2.5 14 7.0 19 9.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 4 1 1 0.5 1 7
22 Duncan, Mitch 19 300 15.8 139 7.3 439 23.1 156 8.2 0 0.0 26 1.4 12 16 7 0.4 6 48
31 Evans, Francis 5 14 2.8 24 4.8 38 7.6 8 1.6 0 0.0 7 1.4 3 0 1 0.2 0 6
39 Guthrie, Zach 17 180 10.6 79 4.6 259 15.2 98 5.8 0 0.0 36 2.1 18 12 4 0.2 2 26
29 Guthrie, Cameron 21 274 13.0 270 12.9 544 25.9 81 3.9 0 0.0 110 5.2 23 21 9 0.4 10 64
26 Hawkins, Tom 21 184 8.8 89 4.2 273 13.0 120 5.7 73 3.5 29 1.4 13 24 55 2.6 33 363
38 Henry, Jack 13 90 6.9 50 3.8 140 10.8 61 4.7 6 0.5 21 1.6 8 7 3 0.2 1 19
4 Higgins, Shaun 5 41 8.2 42 8.4 83 16.6 15 3.0 0 0.0 19 3.8 7 5 1 0.2 1 7
9 Holmes, Max 15 131 8.7 98 6.5 229 15.3 58 3.9 0 0.0 33 2.2 5 10 11 0.7 4 70
10 Knevitt, Mitch 2 10 5.0 12 6.0 22 11.0 8 4.0 0 0.0 3 1.5 1 1 0 0.0 2 2
8 Kolodjashnij, Jake 19 138 7.3 93 4.9 231 12.2 87 4.6 0 0.0 29 1.5 13 20 2 0.1 0 12
27 Menegola, Sam 7 87 12.4 38 5.4 125 17.9 28 4.0 0 0.0 8 1.1 4 6 5 0.7 4 34
32 Miers, Gryan 18 145 8.1 117 6.5 262 14.6 67 3.7 0 0.0 41 2.3 10 10 10 0.6 12 72
19 Narkle, Quinton 8 40 5.0 28 3.5 68 8.5 21 2.6 0 0.0 8 1.0 1 4 4 0.5 3 27
33 Neale, Shannon 2 4 2.0 9 4.5 13 6.5 3 1.5 14 7.0 4 2.0 1 2 0 0.0 0 0
42 O'Connor, Mark 18 145 8.1 92 5.1 237 13.2 71 3.9 0 0.0 51 2.8 12 8 0 0.0 4 4
3 Parfitt, Brandan 15 148 9.9 164 10.9 312 20.8 29 1.9 0 0.0 76 5.1 20 23 4 0.3 4 28
17 Ratugolea, Esava 3 11 3.7 8 2.7 19 6.3 6 2.0 13 4.3 7 2.3 2 2 0 0.0 0 0
23 Rohan, Gary 8 45 5.6 21 2.6 66 8.3 17 2.1 0 0.0 25 3.1 10 4 7 0.9 4 46
14 Selwood, Joel 17 191 11.2 177 10.4 368 21.6 50 2.9 0 0.0 76 4.5 35 29 3 0.2 3 21
7 Smith, Isaac 20 277 13.9 149 7.5 426 21.3 131 6.6 0 0.0 25 1.3 6 9 11 0.6 14 80
1 Stanley, Rhys 17 132 7.8 88 5.2 220 12.9 57 3.4 351 20.6 28 1.6 29 30 3 0.2 2 20
18 Stengle, Tyson 21 210 10.0 94 4.5 304 14.5 68 3.2 0 0.0 49 2.3 14 16 42 2.0 23 275
12 Stephens, Cooper 7 36 5.1 40 5.7 76 10.9 14 2.0 0 0.0 11 1.6 3 6 0 0.0 0 0
44 Stewart, Tom 16 294 18.4 96 6.0 390 24.4 123 7.7 1 0.1 32 2.0 15 22 0 0.0 0 0
2 Tuohy, Zach 20 292 14.6 144 7.2 436 21.8 96 4.8 0 0.0 39 2.0 15 10 8 0.4 4 52
Totals 483 4615 9.6 3239 6.7 7854 16.3 2051 4.2 772 1.6 1232 2.6 441 425 291 0.6 208 1954
 

Footnotes

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