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KEY FACTS

Official name
North Melbourne Football Club

Known as
North Melbourne

Nickname
Kangaroos

Former name
Hotham

Former name date
1888-01-01

Formed
1869 (disbanded 1907; reformed 1908; disbanded 1921; reformed 1922)

Colours
Royal blue and white

Associated clubs
Werribee; North Melbourne Reserves; North Melbourne WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1925–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1924

Home Ground
Docklands

AFL Premierships
1996, 1999 (2 total)

VFL Premierships
1975, 1977 (2 total)

VFA Premierships
1903-4, 1910, 1914-15, 1918 (6 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia - 1975 (1 total); VFL/AFL Night Series - 1965-6, 1980, 1995, 1998 (5 total); McClelland Trophy - 1976, 1978, 1983, 1998 (4 total)

Most Games
432 - Brent Harvey (1996-2016)

Most Goals
671 - Wayne Carey (1989-2001)

League Top Goalkickers
D.Wade (103) 1974; M.Blight (103) 1982; J.Longmire (98) 1990 (3 total)

Brownlow Medalists
Noel Teasdale 1965; Keith Greig 1973 & 1974; Malcolm Blight 1978; Ross Glendinning 1983 (4 medallists/5 medals)

Headquarters
204-206 Arden St, North Melbourne, VIC 3051

Phone: (03) 9320 2400 

Email
info@nmfc.com.au

Website
nmfc.com.au

North Melbourne



"With former playing hero Allen Aylett now spearheading the club's administration as a radical and forward thinking president, in 1971 North Melbourne audaciously announced a 'Five Year Plan' to secure a VFL premiership ... Every aspect of the club's operation came under intense analysis with a view to trimming the fat and maximising efficiency. Nevertheless, it is doubtful if such measures alone would have been sufficient to propel the team which won just one game in 1972 (earning an inevitable wooden spoon) to a remarkable four consecutive grand finals for two flags between 1974 and 1977..."

John Devaney explains how a rule change helped the Kangaroos break through to win their first flag

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1925 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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North Melbourne's 1925 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A North Melbourne 1.15.87.89.13 67 WON Geelong 3.54.66.98.11 59 8 COR May 2 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
2 H North Melbourne 1.03.24.26.3 39 LOST Fitzroy 3.24.75.138.16 64 -25 ARD May 9 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
3 A North Melbourne 3.44.65.128.13 61 LOST South Melbourne 1.14.46.812.10 82 -21 LAK May 16 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
4 H North Melbourne 2.62.114.155.17 47 LOST Essendon 2.17.310.613.10 88 -41 ARD May 23 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
5 A North Melbourne 2.43.48.410.5 65 LOST Melbourne 5.29.710.1012.13 85 -20 MCG May 30 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
6 H North Melbourne 2.33.75.118.13 61 WON Hawthorn 2.46.66.88.9 57 4 ARD Jun 6 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
7 A North Melbourne 2.57.88.1111.12 78 WON Footscray 1.73.75.117.12 54 24 WES Jun 13 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
8 H North Melbourne 4.16.18.69.9 63 LOST St. Kilda 1.46.69.710.8 68 -5 ARD Jun 20 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
9 A North Melbourne 2.26.48.510.7 67 LOST Carlton 2.27.312.714.11 95 -28 PRI Jun 27 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
10 H North Melbourne 2.06.46.47.9 51 LOST Richmond 3.33.59.710.9 69 -18 ARD Jul 11 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
11 A North Melbourne 6.18.311.411.4 70 LOST Collingwood 3.59.1012.1416.17 113 -43 VIC Jul 18 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
12 H North Melbourne 3.06.18.29.5 59 LOST Geelong 4.87.1116.1622.22 154 -95 ARD Aug 1 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
13 A North Melbourne 2.26.58.611.8 74 LOST Fitzroy 5.17.411.1317.18 120 -46 BWS Aug 8 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
14 H North Melbourne 6.18.210.612.8 80 WON South Melbourne 1.42.103.117.16 58 22 ARD Aug 22 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
15 A North Melbourne 1.44.55.86.9 45 LOST Essendon 2.58.1011.1414.19 103 -58 WIN Aug 29 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
16 H North Melbourne 3.35.38.711.7 73 WON Melbourne 0.22.73.106.10 46 27 ARD Sep 5 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
17 A North Melbourne 0.32.43.44.6 30 LOST Hawthorn 2.44.66.87.13 55 -25 GLE Sep 12 (Sat, 2:45) Scores
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1925 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
33 Britt, Gerry 6                             1 0.2    
15 Clapson, Harry 7                             3 0.4    
19 Doherty, Jock 4                             3 0.8    
19 Dwyer, Leo 8                             0 0.0    
1 Eicke, Wels 17                             0 0.0    
4 Giles, Archie 12                             2 0.2    
16 Gomez, Chris 10                             0 0.0    
5 Goonan, Alf 6                             12 2.0    
18 Greensmith, Harry 2                             0 0.0    
13 Harper, Ray 2                             0 0.0    
29 Healy, Charlie 13                             1 0.1    
6 Johnston, Harold 17                             18 1.1    
28 Kirkley, Joe 1                             0 0.0    
22 Lambe, Alf 12                             0 0.0    
2 Lewis, Johnny 14                             7 0.5    
3 Lindsay, Duncan 16                             7 0.4    
11 Linton Snr, Curly 10                             0 0.0    
10 Lock, Jacky 17                             0 0.0    
30 Lynch, Jack 14                             22 1.6    
31 McCasker, Allan 3                             0 0.0    
23 McIntosh, Bill 6                             0 0.0    
25 Meeking, Lindsay 1                             1 1.0    
27 Melville, Frank 5                             0 0.0    
14 Metcalf, Fred 14                             21 1.5    
32 Nolan, Clarrie 5                             1 0.2    
7 Russ, Bill 12                             0 0.0    
20 Rutley, Fred 7                             14 2.0    
9 Shorten, Teddy 5                             2 0.4    
8 Smith, Billy 11                             0 0.0    
12 Trevaskis, Tim 14                             5 0.4    
17 Walsh, Dave 17                             0 0.0    
21 Watson, Don 8                             0 0.0    
26 Wood, Joe 10                             27 2.7    
Totals 306                             147 0.5    
 

Footnotes

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