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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) –; Victorian Football Association (VFA) –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

CEO
Jackson, Peter

President
Bartlett, Glen

Melbourne



"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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2014 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Melbourne's 2014 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Melbourne 2.22.104.116.15 51 LOST St. Kilda 1.34.58.610.8 68 -17 DOC Mar 22 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
2 H Melbourne 0.11.32.44.6 30 LOST West Coast 6.510.714.1018.15 123 -93 MCG Mar 30 (Sun, 3:20) Scores
3 A Melbourne 0.21.55.57.5 47 LOST Greater Western Sydney 1.22.75.1210.19 79 -32 SSH Apr 6 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
4 A Melbourne 3.26.710.812.9 81 WON Carlton 3.45.96.117.16 58 23 MCG Apr 12 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
5 H Melbourne 3.24.46.1011.12 78 LOST Gold Coast 2.76.128.1711.20 86 -8 MCG Apr 20 (Sun, 3:20) Scores
6 H Melbourne 1.22.34.45.8 38 LOST Sydney 4.54.87.129.15 69 -31 MCG Apr 26 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
7 A Melbourne 4.07.28.411.4 70 WON Adelaide 1.12.45.109.13 67 3 ADO May 3 (Sat, 4:10) Scores
8 H Melbourne 2.25.510.612.11 83 LOST Western Bulldogs 3.25.79.715.9 99 -16 MCG May 10 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
9 A Melbourne 1.34.59.614.7 91 WON Richmond 2.34.86.169.20 74 17 MCG May 17 (Sat, 1:40) Scores
10 Melbourne       Bye        
11 H Melbourne 2.27.410.511.9 75 LOST Port Adelaide 5.48.410.914.11 95 -20 TRA May 31 (Sat, 1:10) Scores
12 H Melbourne 1.32.43.63.10 28 LOST Collingwood 1.23.75.108.13 61 -33 MCG Jun 9 (Mon, 3:20) Scores
13 A Melbourne 0.33.37.612.6 78 WON Essendon 2.45.128.1210.17 77 1 MCG Jun 15 (Sun, 4:40) Scores
14 H Melbourne 3.06.08.410.6 66 LOST North Melbourne 4.57.814.1215.17 107 -41 MCG Jun 22 (Sun, 4:40) Scores
15 A Melbourne 1.33.410.513.7 85 LOST Western Bulldogs 4.17.410.414.7 91 -6 DOC Jun 29 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
16 H Melbourne 0.21.53.74.10 34 LOST Fremantle 2.16.313.515.7 97 -63 MAR Jul 5 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
17 H Melbourne 0.22.54.65.6 36 LOST Geelong 3.711.1012.1314.18 102 -66 MCG Jul 12 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
18 A Melbourne 2.35.58.710.9 69 LOST Port Adelaide 4.47.68.910.12 72 -3 ADO Jul 20 (Sun, 12:40) Scores
19 H Melbourne 3.34.85.136.15 51 LOST Brisbane 3.34.35.611.8 74 -23 DOC Aug 3 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
20 A Melbourne 2.14.57.89.11 65 LOST Hawthorn 4.410.815.817.13 115 -50 MCG Aug 9 (Sat, 4:40) Scores
21 H Melbourne 2.42.92.113.16 34 LOST Greater Western Sydney 2.16.410.715.8 98 -64 MCG Aug 17 (Sun, 3:20) Scores
22 A Melbourne 1.13.35.48.5 53 LOST West Coast 6.19.516.918.11 119 -66 SUB Aug 23 (Sat, 5:40) Scores
23 A Melbourne 4.38.59.714.9 93 LOST North Melbourne 4.38.513.919.9 123 -30 DOC Aug 30 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
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2014 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
44 Bail, Rohan 21 189 9.0 137 6.5 326 15.5 79 3.8 0 0.0 92 4.4 10 21 10 0.5 4 64
33 Barry, Dom 5 19 3.8 19 3.8 38 7.6 6 1.2 0 0.0 7 1.4 0 1 0 0.0 1 1
17 Blease, Sam 2 16 8.0 5 2.5 21 10.5 3 1.5 0 0.0 4 2.0 3 3 1 0.5 2 8
10 Byrnes, Shannon 6 28 4.7 37 6.2 65 10.8 11 1.8 0 0.0 16 2.7 5 2 5 0.8 3 33
18 Cross, Daniel 17 123 7.2 244 14.4 367 21.6 71 4.2 31 1.8 90 5.3 21 21 1 0.1 3 9
6 Dawes, Chris 18 136 7.6 86 4.8 222 12.3 81 4.5 11 0.6 54 3.0 21 20 20 1.1 15 135
14 Dunn, Lynden 22 273 12.4 114 5.2 387 17.6 125 5.7 5 0.2 26 1.2 14 22 4 0.2 8 32
50 Evans, Michael 3 19 6.3 6 2.0 25 8.3 5 1.7 0 0.0 8 2.7 1 2 1 0.3 1 7
48 Fitzpatrick, Jack 5 19 3.8 18 3.6 37 7.4 15 3.0 17 3.4 6 1.2 2 1 4 0.8 1 25
8 Frawley, James 21 219 10.4 101 4.8 320 15.2 156 7.4 3 0.1 46 2.2 7 8 15 0.7 16 106
20 Garland, Colin 14 125 8.9 54 3.9 179 12.8 59 4.2 0 0.0 43 3.1 8 10 1 0.1 2 8
37 Gawn, Max 9 39 4.3 56 6.2 95 10.6 38 4.2 133 14.8 11 1.2 3 9 4 0.4 5 29
41 Georgiou, Alex 7 34 4.9 37 5.3 71 10.1 24 3.4 0 0.0 10 1.4 0 3 0 0.0 0 0
31 Grimes, Jack 18 178 9.9 157 8.7 335 18.6 86 4.8 0 0.0 40 2.2 12 9 3 0.2 2 20
38 Howe, Jeremy 22 244 11.1 133 6.0 377 17.1 127 5.8 1 0.0 57 2.6 13 10 5 0.2 5 35
40 Jamar, Mark 17 76 4.5 78 4.6 154 9.1 31 1.8 540 31.8 41 2.4 23 19 7 0.4 5 47
39 Jetta, Neville 16 100 6.3 108 6.8 208 13.0 50 3.1 0 0.0 60 3.8 20 11 1 0.1 0 6
2 Jones, Nathan 22 311 14.1 299 13.6 610 27.7 64 2.9 0 0.0 115 5.2 48 19 7 0.3 6 48
45 Jones, Matt 20 213 10.7 168 8.4 381 19.1 98 4.9 0 0.0 53 2.7 13 13 3 0.2 4 22
24 Kennedy Harris, Jay 14 75 5.4 65 4.6 140 10.0 30 2.1 0 0.0 27 1.9 8 6 9 0.6 6 60
16 Kent, Dean 13 98 7.5 58 4.5 156 12.0 42 3.2 0 0.0 25 1.9 4 11 12 0.9 10 82
25 McDonald, Tom 21 195 9.3 118 5.6 313 14.9 101 4.8 0 0.0 35 1.7 8 13 2 0.1 0 12
13 McKenzie, Jordie 9 40 4.4 81 9.0 121 13.4 10 1.1 0 0.0 27 3.0 14 15 0 0.0 2 2
22 Michie, Viv 6 47 7.8 58 9.7 105 17.5 24 4.0 0 0.0 18 3.0 4 2 0 0.0 0 0
49 Nicholson, Daniel 1 4 4.0 5 5.0 9 9.0 4 4.0 0 0.0 4 4.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
21 Pedersen, Cameron 19 136 7.2 118 6.2 254 13.4 82 4.3 92 4.8 58 3.1 16 15 14 0.7 9 93
27 Riley, Aidan 9 42 4.7 58 6.4 100 11.1 14 1.6 0 0.0 31 3.4 14 9 3 0.3 5 23
3 Salem, Christian 12 57 4.8 24 2.0 81 6.8 24 2.0 0 0.0 22 1.8 4 5 6 0.5 6 42
42 Spencer, Jake 5 13 2.6 27 5.4 40 8.0 9 1.8 143 28.6 18 3.6 8 8 0 0.0 0 0
Tapscott, Luke 3 19 6.3 12 4.0 31 10.3 4 1.3 1 0.3 6 2.0 4 0 1 0.3 3 9
46 Terlich, Dean 15 139 9.3 83 5.5 222 14.8 56 3.7 0 0.0 43 2.9 11 7 2 0.1 1 13
5 Toumpas, Jimmy 4 38 9.5 18 4.5 56 14.0 21 5.3 0 0.0 7 1.8 1 1 2 0.5 1 13
9 Trengove, Jack 2 23 11.5 21 10.5 44 22.0 10 5.0 0 0.0 4 2.0 1 1 0 0.0 1 1
12 Tyson, Dom 22 269 12.2 253 11.5 522 23.7 120 5.5 4 0.2 70 3.2 11 30 16 0.7 6 102
23 Vince, Bernie 22 361 16.4 170 7.7 531 24.1 100 4.5 3 0.1 76 3.5 19 15 13 0.6 14 92
7 Viney, Jack 20 187 9.4 210 10.5 397 19.9 56 2.8 0 0.0 87 4.4 25 20 5 0.3 7 37
4 Watts, Jack 22 200 9.1 185 8.4 385 17.5 109 5.0 2 0.1 58 2.6 12 17 13 0.6 8 86
Totals 484 4304 8.9 3421 7.1 7725 16.0 1945 4.0 986 2.0 1395 2.9 388 379 190 0.4 162 1302
 

Footnotes

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