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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

CEO
Dilena, Carl

President
Buckley, Ben

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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2019 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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North Melbourne's 2019 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A North Melbourne 2.06.07.29.5 59 LOST Fremantle 5.411.916.1321.15 141 -82 PER Mar 24 (Sun, 3:20) Scores
2 H North Melbourne 3.47.59.813.9 87 LOST Brisbane 1.25.59.1016.11 107 -20 DOC Mar 31 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
3 A North Melbourne 4.36.67.1110.11 71 LOST Hawthorn 1.25.38.613.9 87 -16 MCG Apr 7 (Sun, 3:20) Scores
4 H North Melbourne 1.63.107.149.17 71 WON Adelaide 2.46.67.98.11 59 12 DOC Apr 13 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
5 H North Melbourne 1.63.74.127.16 58 LOST Essendon 3.49.713.1117.14 116 -58 DOC Apr 19 (Fri, 4:20) Scores
6 A North Melbourne 2.33.36.611.6 72 LOST Port Adelaide 5.27.710.912.16 88 -16 ADO Apr 26 (Fri, 7:20) Scores
7 A North Melbourne 5.410.615.718.12 120 WON Carlton 0.21.73.108.14 62 58 DOC May 5 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
8 H North Melbourne 1.54.89.811.14 80 LOST Geelong 3.08.314.616.8 104 -24 DOC May 12 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
9 H North Melbourne 3.15.36.710.12 72 LOST Sydney 1.48.610.1011.11 77 -5 BEL May 18 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
10 A North Melbourne 5.210.413.518.7 115 WON Western Bulldogs 5.26.69.913.12 90 25 DOC May 25 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
11 H North Melbourne 4.16.712.715.9 99 WON Richmond 3.26.37.49.8 62 37 DOC May 31 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
12 A North Melbourne 7.29.512.914.15 99 WON Gold Coast 1.34.37.411.6 72 27 CRR Jun 8 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
13 H North Melbourne 3.07.38.610.8 68 LOST Greater Western Sydney 3.27.311.614.7 91 -23 BEL Jun 16 (Sun, 3:20) Scores
14 North Melbourne       Bye        
15 A North Melbourne 2.74.88.1411.15 81 WON Collingwood 1.33.34.45.7 37 44 DOC Jun 29 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
16 H North Melbourne 7.510.613.717.10 112 WON St. Kilda 1.16.38.511.7 73 39 BEL Jul 7 (Sun, 3:20) Scores
17 A North Melbourne 6.37.59.712.9 81 LOST Essendon 4.46.1111.1312.14 86 -5 DOC Jul 13 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
18 A North Melbourne 5.08.28.212.3 75 LOST Brisbane 1.44.77.1212.15 87 -12 GAB Jul 20 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
19 A North Melbourne 3.16.47.610.12 72 LOST West Coast 6.58.1014.1018.13 121 -49 PER Jul 27 (Sat, 2:35) Scores
20 H North Melbourne 1.25.69.1112.14 86 WON Hawthorn 4.46.58.79.10 64 22 DOC Aug 2 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
21 A North Melbourne 0.21.51.81.8 14 LOST Geelong 1.33.96.139.15 69 -55 KAR Aug 10 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
22 H North Melbourne 6.312.817.922.12 144 WON Port Adelaide 1.13.47.68.10 58 86 DOC Aug 17 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
23 H North Melbourne 3.45.410.913.10 88 WON Melbourne 4.25.411.412.11 83 5 BEL Aug 24 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
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2019 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
15 Ahern, Paul 7 80 11.4 44 6.3 124 17.7 20 2.9 0 0.0 8 1.1 1 4 2 0.3 3 15
3 Anderson, Jed 17 146 8.6 204 12.0 350 20.6 44 2.6 0 0.0 93 5.5 9 18 6 0.4 3 39
18 Atley, Shaun 21 222 10.6 201 9.6 423 20.1 71 3.4 0 0.0 38 1.8 11 15 0 0.0 3 3
50 Brown, Ben 22 187 8.5 57 2.6 244 11.1 108 4.9 58 2.6 25 1.1 44 12 64 2.9 34 418
42 Campbell, Tom 2 7 3.5 8 4.0 15 7.5 4 2.0 17 8.5 3 1.5 2 3 1 0.5 2 8
10 Cunnington, Ben 22 189 8.6 397 18.0 586 26.6 53 2.4 0 0.0 78 3.5 26 31 6 0.3 5 41
9 Davies-Uniacke, Luke 14 102 7.3 106 7.6 208 14.9 39 2.8 0 0.0 30 2.1 9 16 4 0.3 5 29
14 Dumont, Trent 21 271 12.9 224 10.7 495 23.6 91 4.3 0 0.0 77 3.7 18 13 3 0.1 5 23
24 Durdin, Sam 10 55 5.5 33 3.3 88 8.8 30 3.0 0 0.0 17 1.7 4 8 0 0.0 0 0
6 Garner, Taylor 9 65 7.2 54 6.0 119 13.2 32 3.6 0 0.0 25 2.8 2 5 5 0.6 6 36
22 Goldstein, Todd 22 139 6.3 230 10.5 369 16.8 62 2.8 737 33.5 38 1.7 34 28 5 0.2 7 37
43 Hall, Aaron 6 72 12.0 46 7.7 118 19.7 22 3.7 0 0.0 23 3.8 4 5 4 0.7 5 29
37 Hayden, Kyron 1 1 1.0 3 3.0 4 4.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 5.0 1 1 0 0.0 0 0
4 Higgins, Shaun 17 222 13.1 261 15.4 483 28.4 64 3.8 0 0.0 49 2.9 15 14 10 0.6 11 71
8 Hrovat, Nathan 5 29 5.8 48 9.6 77 15.4 13 2.6 0 0.0 8 1.6 4 0 0 0.0 2 2
20 Larkey, Nick 17 86 5.1 71 4.2 157 9.2 63 3.7 53 3.1 27 1.6 21 8 26 1.5 8 164
34 Macmillan, Jamie 18 217 12.1 151 8.4 368 20.4 88 4.9 0 0.0 39 2.2 18 14 0 0.0 0 0
11 McDonald, Luke 13 101 7.8 93 7.2 194 14.9 51 3.9 0 0.0 33 2.5 7 10 1 0.1 0 6
23 McKay, Ben 3 11 3.7 10 3.3 21 7.0 10 3.3 0 0.0 4 1.3 1 1 0 0.0 1 1
17 Pittard, Jasper 22 238 10.8 165 7.5 403 18.3 131 6.0 0 0.0 37 1.7 14 11 1 0.0 0 6
13 Polec, Jared 22 338 15.4 171 7.8 509 23.1 101 4.6 0 0.0 53 2.4 12 17 16 0.7 12 108
30 Scott, Bailey 4 26 6.5 27 6.8 53 13.3 15 3.8 0 0.0 5 1.3 3 1 3 0.8 1 19
12 Simpkin, Jy 21 200 9.5 190 9.0 390 18.6 49 2.3 0 0.0 75 3.6 15 28 6 0.3 8 44
25 Tarrant, Robbie 22 231 10.5 116 5.3 347 15.8 137 6.2 0 0.0 37 1.7 13 24 1 0.0 0 6
31 Taylor, Curtis 2 6 3.0 6 3.0 12 6.0 3 1.5 0 0.0 4 2.0 1 3 0 0.0 1 1
26 Thomas, Tarryn 20 114 5.7 126 6.3 240 12.0 47 2.4 0 0.0 67 3.4 14 9 16 0.8 15 111
16 Thompson, Scott 19 195 10.3 94 4.9 289 15.2 89 4.7 0 0.0 35 1.8 10 23 0 0.0 0 0
28 Turner, Kayne 21 134 6.4 128 6.1 262 12.5 56 2.7 0 0.0 73 3.5 27 17 12 0.6 5 77
21 Tyson, Dom 3 28 9.3 36 12.0 64 21.3 14 4.7 0 0.0 11 3.7 3 7 1 0.3 0 6
33 Vickers-Willis, Ed 1 0 0.0 1 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0.0 0 0
2 Williams, Marley 17 154 9.1 126 7.4 280 16.5 38 2.2 0 0.0 30 1.8 10 7 1 0.1 0 6
32 Wood, Mason 18 144 8.0 98 5.4 242 13.4 69 3.8 0 0.0 35 1.9 18 15 21 1.2 21 147
19 Wright, Sam 4 30 7.5 42 10.5 72 18.0 15 3.8 0 0.0 3 0.8 4 5 0 0.0 1 1
7 Ziebell, Jack 22 282 12.8 168 7.6 450 20.5 84 3.8 0 0.0 105 4.8 32 24 24 1.1 16 160
44 Zurhaar, Cameron 19 138 7.3 98 5.2 236 12.4 78 4.1 4 0.2 62 3.3 20 24 26 1.4 12 168
Totals 484 4460 9.2 3833 7.9 8293 17.1 1791 3.7 869 1.8 1252 2.6 427 422 265 0.5 192 1782
 

Footnotes

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