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KEY FACTS

Official name
Melbourne Football Club

Known as
Melbourne

Nickname
Demons (formerly Red Legs, Fuchsias)

Formed
1858

Colours
Navy blue and red

Associated clubs
Casey; Melbourne WFC; Melbourne Reserves; Casey WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2022

Affiliations (Historical)
Challenge Cup (CUP) 1865–1876; Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1896

Home Ground
M.C.G.

AFL Premierships
2021 (1 total)

VFL Premierships
1900, 1926, 1939-40-41, 1948, 1955-56-57, 1959-60, 1964 (12 total)

Senior Premierships
VFL Night Series: 1971, 1987, 1989 (3 total); McClelland Trophy 1955-6, 1958, 1990, 2021 (5 total)

Most Games
306 - David Neitz (1993-2008)

Most Goals
631 - David Neitz (1993-2008)

League Top Goalkickers
V.Coutie (39) 1904; H.Brereton (56) 1912; N.Smith (89) 1941; F.Fanning (67) 1944, (67) 1945 & (97) 1947; D.Neitz (82) 2002 (5 winners/7 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Ivor Warne-Smith 1926 & 1928; Don Cordner 1946; Brian Wilson 1982; Peter Moore 1984; Jim Stynes 1991; Shane Woewodin 2000 (6 medallists/7 medals)

Headquarters
Great Southern Stand (MCG), East Melbourne, VIC 3002

Postal Address
PO Box 254, East Melbourne, VIC 8002

Phone: (03) 9652 1111 

Email
info@melbournefc.com.au

Website
melbournefc.com.au

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"The seeds of the Melbourne Football Club's greatest ever era began to be sown the following season, in 1952, when favourite son Norm Smith returned from Fitzroy to take over from Alan La Fontaine as senior coach ... and the 1953 season saw the debuts of several players who would go on to play significant roles in the club's impending period of greatness, notably Ron Barassi, Brian Dixon, Ian Ridley, Laurie Mithen and Colin Wilson ..."

Despite their recent lack of success, John Devaney writes that, as the foundation club, their place in the game's history is assured

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1993 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Melbourne's 1993 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Melbourne 1.04.37.411.4 70 LOST Hawthorn 2.13.310.713.15 93 -23 WAV Mar 27 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
2 H Melbourne 3.34.69.1213.17 95 LOST Footscray 6.38.710.915.13 103 -8 PRI Apr 3 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
3 A Melbourne 2.15.215.917.11 113 LOST Brisbane 3.68.1012.1017.13 115 -2 GAB Apr 11 (Sun, 1:15) Scores
4 A Melbourne 3.36.79.1014.15 99 LOST North Melbourne 6.611.815.1319.14 128 -29 MCG Apr 17 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
5 H Melbourne 3.56.98.1510.17 77 WON Adelaide 0.24.96.119.14 68 9 MCG Apr 25 (Sun, 2:08) Scores
6 H Melbourne 5.412.916.1522.21 153 WON Richmond 3.55.66.98.12 60 93 MCG Apr 30 (Fri, 7:38) Scores
7 A Melbourne 4.410.610.911.12 78 LOST Fitzroy 3.45.510.712.7 79 -1 PRI May 8 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
8 Melbourne       Bye        
9 H Melbourne 3.44.128.1514.17 101 WON West Coast 6.19.69.1013.10 88 13 MCG May 23 (Sun, 2:08) Scores
10 A Melbourne 3.15.38.311.8 74 LOST Carlton 4.58.1315.2017.26 128 -54 PRI May 29 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
11 H Melbourne 7.312.618.1224.16 160 WON Collingwood 3.56.910.1116.13 109 51 MCG Jun 14 (Mon, 2:00) Scores
12 H Melbourne 3.36.89.1315.15 105 WON Essendon 2.55.78.810.11 71 34 MCG Jun 19 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
13 A Melbourne 5.410.710.816.13 109 LOST Sydney 5.411.421.823.11 149 -40 SCG Jun 27 (Sun, 2:15) Scores
14 A Melbourne 7.210.512.614.8 92 WON St. Kilda 1.35.56.86.10 46 46 WAV Jul 3 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
15 H Melbourne 6.311.515.822.9 141 WON Geelong 5.310.315.620.7 127 14 MCG Jul 10 (Sat, 2:08) Scores
16 H Melbourne 2.47.89.1112.18 90 LOST Hawthorn 5.18.313.916.10 106 -16 MCG Jul 17 (Sat, 2:08) Scores
17 A Melbourne 6.68.613.1316.14 110 WON Footscray 1.08.88.814.13 97 13 WES Jul 24 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
18 H Melbourne 6.312.1118.1420.18 138 WON Brisbane 2.14.35.86.13 49 89 MCG Aug 1 (Sun, 2:08) Scores
19 Melbourne       Bye        
20 A Melbourne 3.23.55.76.10 46 LOST Adelaide 4.59.811.1713.27 105 -59 FBP Aug 15 (Sun, 5:38) Scores
21 A Melbourne 4.310.718.1126.19 175 WON Richmond 2.45.46.58.6 54 121 MCG Aug 22 (Sun, 2:00) Scores
22 H Melbourne 1.22.54.811.9 75 LOST Fitzroy 4.410.814.1114.14 98 -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
19 Bennett, Darren 2 12 6.0 2 1.0 14 7.0 8 4.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 1 4 2.0 3 27
1 Campbell, Adrian 2 16 8.0 13 6.5 29 14.5 13 6.5 1 0.5 4 2.0 3 2 5 2.5 1 31
44 Charles, Sean 2 16 8.0 4 2.0 20 10.0 3 1.5 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 2 1 0.5 0 6
9 Cuthbertson, Darren 5 31 6.2 11 2.2 42 8.4 26 5.2 0 0.0 2 0.4 2 6 9 1.8 7 61
26 Doyle, Greg 2 3 1.5 3 1.5 6 3.0 4 2.0 2 1.0 0 0.0 0 0 1 0.5 1 7
23 Dyson, Kevin 7 56 8.0 49 7.0 105 15.0 18 2.6 0 0.0 7 1.0 2 8 6 0.9 2 38
21 Febey, Steven 20 258 12.9 179 9.0 437 21.9 57 2.9 1 0.1 22 1.1 35 27 2 0.1 5 17
20 Febey, Matthew 18 181 10.1 191 10.6 372 20.7 58 3.2 2 0.1 35 1.9 24 36 9 0.5 19 73
24 Gilbert, Phil 15 51 3.4 26 1.7 77 5.1 20 1.3 0 0.0 8 0.5 18 15 1 0.1 0 6
32 Goodwin, Andy 4 12 3.0 9 2.3 21 5.3 12 3.0 9 2.3 2 0.5 4 9 0 0.0 0 0
14 Grinter, Rod 15 96 6.4 41 2.7 137 9.1 49 3.3 0 0.0 8 0.5 13 10 21 1.4 6 132
33 Healy, Greg 8 69 8.6 64 8.0 133 16.6 20 2.5 0 0.0 6 0.8 10 6 10 1.3 7 67
30 Hopgood, Paul 17 134 7.9 121 7.1 255 15.0 19 1.1 0 0.0 9 0.5 19 25 1 0.1 1 7
13 Jakovich, Allen 9 93 10.3 18 2.0 111 12.3 57 6.3 0 0.0 3 0.3 8 21 39 4.3 34 268
7 Kowal, Darren 17 136 8.0 83 4.9 219 12.9 38 2.2 1 0.1 21 1.2 18 18 21 1.2 11 137
37 Lamprill, Andrew 2 15 7.5 7 3.5 22 11.0 2 1.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 4 1 0 0.0 0 0
16 Lovell, Andy 18 207 11.5 113 6.3 320 17.8 66 3.7 0 0.0 18 1.0 20 28 21 1.2 15 141
6 Lovett, Glenn 20 329 16.5 179 9.0 508 25.4 98 4.9 0 0.0 27 1.4 28 18 19 1.0 17 131
17 Lovett, Brett 18 190 10.6 142 7.9 332 18.4 59 3.3 0 0.0 11 0.6 21 10 0 0.0 3 3
3 Lyon, Garry 18 242 13.4 100 5.6 342 19.0 120 6.7 22 1.2 17 0.9 45 29 36 2.0 37 253
28 Molloy, Glenn 1 5 5.0 4 4.0 9 9.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 2 1 1.0 0 6
38 Neitz, David 20 161 8.1 96 4.8 257 12.9 94 4.7 10 0.5 12 0.6 16 43 17 0.9 15 117
25 Norrish, Jason 5 24 4.8 24 4.8 48 9.6 7 1.4 0 0.0 9 1.8 4 5 1 0.2 0 6
29 Obst, Andrew 19 175 9.2 163 8.6 338 17.8 57 3.0 12 0.6 33 1.7 27 34 15 0.8 5 95
35 Pickering, Michael 4 18 4.5 17 4.3 35 8.8 10 2.5 0 0.0 5 1.3 4 6 2 0.5 1 13
22 Pike, Martin 8 58 7.3 40 5.0 98 12.3 17 2.1 0 0.0 5 0.6 7 16 0 0.0 1 1
15 Robins, Haydn 6 42 7.0 28 4.7 70 11.7 10 1.7 0 0.0 5 0.8 10 9 0 0.0 1 1
41 Rohde, Peter 20 162 8.1 122 6.1 284 14.2 59 3.0 3 0.2 15 0.8 15 20 11 0.6 4 70
5 Schwarz, David 9 72 8.0 42 4.7 114 12.7 49 5.4 19 2.1 10 1.1 8 11 5 0.6 7 37
42 Simister, Scott 3 15 5.0 12 4.0 27 9.0 8 2.7 0 0.0 2 0.7 3 7 2 0.7 0 12
18 Stretch, Steven 14 149 10.6 68 4.9 217 15.5 32 2.3 3 0.2 12 0.9 10 13 17 1.2 5 107
11 Stynes, Jim 20 265 13.3 179 9.0 444 22.2 123 6.2 264 13.2 6 0.3 56 45 6 0.3 8 44
2 Tingay, Stephen 20 261 13.1 162 8.1 423 21.2 81 4.1 1 0.1 42 2.1 15 30 13 0.7 13 91
12 Viney, Todd 20 238 11.9 228 11.4 466 23.3 67 3.4 1 0.1 38 1.9 29 25 6 0.3 5 41
27 Wight, Sean 5 28 5.6 16 3.2 44 8.8 19 3.8 0 0.0 2 0.4 3 8 2 0.4 1 13
8 Yeats, Graeme 7 65 9.3 24 3.4 89 12.7 17 2.4 0 0.0 4 0.6 9 3 1 0.1 0 6
Totals 400 3885 9.7 2580 6.5 6465 16.2 1398 3.5 351 0.9 405 1.0 491 549 305 0.8 235 2065
 

Footnotes

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