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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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1999 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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North Melbourne's 1999 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A North Melbourne 8.315.519.721.9 135 LOST Geelong 5.08.714.822.9 141 -6 MCG Mar 26 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
2 H North Melbourne 3.310.912.1315.16 106 LOST Essendon 8.214.517.822.9 141 -35 MCG Apr 1 (Thu, 7:40) Scores
3 A North Melbourne 6.28.212.515.10 100 WON Richmond 5.59.1112.1113.12 90 10 MCG Apr 9 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
4 A North Melbourne 6.39.79.810.10 70 LOST Sydney 1.33.77.910.12 72 -2 SCG Apr 17 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
5 H North Melbourne 4.16.412.614.8 92 WON St. Kilda 4.29.510.913.12 90 2 SCG Apr 24 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
6 A North Melbourne 5.112.416.921.11 137 WON Collingwood 0.47.511.916.13 109 28 MCG May 2 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
7 H North Melbourne 10.315.420.522.9 141 WON Adelaide 2.28.311.812.13 85 56 MCG May 9 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
8 A North Melbourne 2.47.512.815.11 101 WON Hawthorn 2.35.46.47.7 49 52 WAV May 15 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
9 A North Melbourne 4.08.412.817.14 116 WON Fremantle 0.44.68.1212.14 86 30 SUB May 22 (Sat, 9:00) Scores
10 H North Melbourne 3.39.713.1020.13 133 WON Port Adelaide 5.59.814.1418.18 126 7 MCG Jun 6 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
11 H North Melbourne 3.37.610.912.12 84 WON West Coast 1.33.45.89.10 64 20 SCG Jun 14 (Mon, 2:40) Scores
12 A North Melbourne 2.55.810.1112.21 93 WON Melbourne 1.35.611.714.8 92 1 MCG Jun 20 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
13 H North Melbourne 1.25.68.1013.11 89 WON Carlton 5.15.36.38.5 53 36 MCG Jun 26 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
14 H North Melbourne 4.46.811.1115.12 102 WON Brisbane 5.311.413.715.10 100 2 MCG Jul 3 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
15 A North Melbourne 1.35.69.816.12 108 LOST Western Bulldogs 5.113.518.923.12 150 -42 MCG Jul 11 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
16 H North Melbourne 6.411.816.1122.11 143 WON Geelong 5.39.412.813.10 88 55 SCG Jul 17 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
17 A North Melbourne 8.110.416.820.12 132 LOST Essendon 7.214.718.1024.14 158 -26 MCG Jul 24 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
18 H North Melbourne 6.28.910.1015.11 101 WON Richmond 4.26.710.1011.13 79 22 MCG Jul 30 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
19 H North Melbourne 4.413.414.617.9 111 WON Sydney 2.28.412.915.11 101 10 SCG Aug 7 (Sat, 7:40) Scores
20 A North Melbourne 4.310.814.1216.18 114 WON St. Kilda 1.35.412.713.11 89 25 WAV Aug 14 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
21 H North Melbourne 5.68.1310.1516.17 113 WON Collingwood 5.28.613.915.10 100 13 MCG Aug 22 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
22 A North Melbourne 8.413.517.722.10 142 WON Adelaide 0.53.124.168.18 66 76 FBP Aug 29 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
3QF H North Melbourne 5.48.512.815.10 100 WON Port Adelaide 1.24.57.68.8 56 44 MCG Sep 4 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
1PF H North Melbourne 5.26.611.719.9 123 WON Brisbane 2.27.49.711.12 78 45 MCG Sep 17 (Fri, 7:45) Scores
GF A North Melbourne 3.39.415.619.10 124 WON Carlton 1.35.87.1112.17 89 35 MCG Sep 25 (Sat, 3:00) Scores
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1999 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
15 Abraham, Winston 23 186 8.1 102 4.4 288 12.5 56 2.4 0 0.0 28 1.2 19 16 37 1.6 23 245
33 Allison, Brett 11 70 6.4 28 2.5 98 8.9 22 2.0 0 0.0 9 0.8 5 4 11 1.0 6 72
14 Anderson, Brady 10 27 2.7 16 1.6 43 4.3 5 0.5 1 0.1 6 0.6 2 7 2 0.2 0 12
11 Archer, Glenn 23 241 10.5 78 3.4 319 13.9 99 4.3 12 0.5 34 1.5 19 31 14 0.6 8 92
26 Bell, Peter 25 427 17.1 195 7.8 622 24.9 96 3.8 1 0.0 48 1.9 27 18 32 1.3 20 212
12 Blakey, John 25 271 10.8 118 4.7 389 15.6 101 4.0 4 0.2 17 0.7 25 15 11 0.4 3 69
16 Capuano, Mathew 19 127 6.7 65 3.4 192 10.1 63 3.3 263 13.8 11 0.6 18 17 4 0.2 4 28
18 Carey, Wayne 20 253 12.7 100 5.0 353 17.7 145 7.3 7 0.4 33 1.7 18 34 76 3.8 39 495
23 Clayton, Shane 25 177 7.1 75 3.0 252 10.1 74 3.0 2 0.1 33 1.3 18 16 10 0.4 12 72
45 Cochrane, Stuart 2 4 2.0 1 0.5 5 2.5 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0 0 0.0 0 0
3 Dhurrkay, Gary 14 73 5.2 17 1.2 90 6.4 20 1.4 0 0.0 12 0.9 2 3 15 1.1 8 98
6 Grant, Shannon 24 310 12.9 181 7.5 491 20.5 110 4.6 0 0.0 27 1.1 25 27 37 1.5 11 233
29 Harvey, Brent 23 273 11.9 112 4.9 385 16.7 66 2.9 1 0.0 28 1.2 25 18 24 1.0 14 158
21 Hewitt, Evan 4 8 2.0 4 1.0 12 3.0 3 0.8 12 3.0 3 0.8 2 1 1 0.3 2 8
34 King, David 21 286 13.6 74 3.5 360 17.1 64 3.0 0 0.0 21 1.0 15 25 8 0.4 8 56
42 Kingsley, Kent 8 32 4.0 11 1.4 43 5.4 15 1.9 2 0.3 4 0.5 5 4 9 1.1 5 59
27 Lange, Adam 5 6 1.2 7 1.4 13 2.6 5 1.0 0 0.0 3 0.6 1 0 2 0.4 1 13
35 Longmire, John 10 53 5.3 38 3.8 91 9.1 24 2.4 68 6.8 8 0.8 8 5 0 0.0 1 1
4 Martyn, Mick 21 153 7.3 76 3.6 229 10.9 54 2.6 23 1.1 16 0.8 24 18 0 0.0 0 0
5 McCartney, Jason 24 202 8.4 63 2.6 265 11.0 100 4.2 23 1.0 11 0.5 18 13 2 0.1 2 14
31 McKernan, Corey 24 253 10.5 98 4.1 351 14.6 151 6.3 324 13.5 14 0.6 41 32 34 1.4 22 226
20 Mellington, Anthony 1 0 0.0 3 3.0 3 3.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
19 Mooney, Cam 11 25 2.3 13 1.2 38 3.5 14 1.3 29 2.6 3 0.3 2 5 2 0.2 3 15
44 Motlop, Shannon 7 30 4.3 14 2.0 44 6.3 8 1.1 0 0.0 6 0.9 2 3 5 0.7 1 31
28 Pickett, Byron 25 294 11.8 95 3.8 389 15.6 69 2.8 10 0.4 48 1.9 30 22 0 0.0 2 2
13 Pike, Martin 18 150 8.3 74 4.1 224 12.4 46 2.6 2 0.1 30 1.7 7 14 0 0.0 2 2
39 Rawlings, Brady 13 50 3.8 28 2.2 78 6.0 7 0.5 0 0.0 7 0.5 5 1 4 0.3 2 26
22 Roberts, Mark 1 0 0.0 2 2.0 2 2.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
8 Scott, Robert 16 83 5.2 38 2.4 121 7.6 19 1.2 0 0.0 16 1.0 9 7 8 0.5 4 52
24 Sholl, Craig 22 159 7.2 68 3.1 227 10.3 70 3.2 2 0.1 29 1.3 8 16 30 1.4 15 195
7 Simpson, Adam 25 409 16.4 136 5.4 545 21.8 113 4.5 48 1.9 54 2.2 20 20 5 0.2 9 39
38 Stevens, Danny 3 5 1.7 5 1.7 10 3.3 3 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0.0 0 0
10 Stevens, Anthony 25 429 17.2 117 4.7 546 21.8 98 3.9 2 0.1 72 2.9 17 45 12 0.5 7 79
30 Welsh, Scott 22 119 5.4 44 2.0 163 7.4 57 2.6 0 0.0 16 0.7 5 10 24 1.1 6 150
Totals 550 5185 9.4 2096 3.8 7281 13.2 1778 3.2 836 1.5 648 1.2 424 448 419 0.8 240 2754
 

Footnotes

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