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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) 1925–2019

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

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)

Postal Address
204 Arden St, North Melbourne. VIC. 3051

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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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        vs Brisbane          GAB Jul 20 (Sat, 7:25)  
19 A North Melbourne        vs West Coast          PER Jul 27 (Sat, 2:35)  
20 H North Melbourne        vs Hawthorn          DOC Aug 2 (Fri, 7:50)  
21 A North Melbourne        vs Geelong          KAR Aug 10 (Sat, 7:25)  
22 H North Melbourne        vs Port Adelaide          DOC Aug 17 (Sat, 7:25)  
23 H North Melbourne        vs Melbourne          BEL Aug 24 (Sat, 2:10)  
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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 4 32 8.0 22 5.5 54 13.5 8 2.0 0 0.0 7 1.8 0 3 2 0.5 2 14
3 Anderson, Jed 13 109 8.4 172 13.2 281 21.6 33 2.5 0 0.0 76 5.8 7 15 6 0.5 1 37
18 Atley, Shaun 16 170 10.6 154 9.6 324 20.3 60 3.8 0 0.0 28 1.8 9 13 0 0.0 2 2
50 Brown, Ben 16 133 8.3 42 2.6 175 10.9 79 4.9 43 2.7 15 0.9 30 10 43 2.7 24 282
42 Campbell, Tom 2 7 3.5 8 4.0 15 7.5 4 2.0 16 8.0 3 1.5 2 3 1 0.5 2 8
10 Cunnington, Ben 16 138 8.6 304 19.0 442 27.6 43 2.7 0 0.0 55 3.4 22 25 5 0.3 5 35
9 Davies-Uniacke, Luke 12 89 7.4 95 7.9 184 15.3 31 2.6 0 0.0 26 2.2 6 13 4 0.3 4 28
14 Dumont, Trent 15 206 13.7 161 10.7 367 24.5 63 4.2 0 0.0 49 3.3 13 10 3 0.2 3 21
24 Durdin, Sam 5 26 5.2 16 3.2 42 8.4 13 2.6 0 0.0 10 2.0 3 3 0 0.0 0 0
6 Garner, Taylor 4 28 7.0 21 5.3 49 12.3 15 3.8 0 0.0 11 2.8 2 2 2 0.5 3 15
22 Goldstein, Todd 16 92 5.8 166 10.4 258 16.1 44 2.8 540 33.8 26 1.6 28 17 3 0.2 5 23
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 11 144 13.1 171 15.5 315 28.6 34 3.1 0 0.0 26 2.4 7 10 4 0.4 10 34
8 Hrovat, Nathan 2 10 5.0 18 9.0 28 14.0 2 1.0 0 0.0 5 2.5 3 0 0 0.0 0 0
20 Larkey, Nick 11 53 4.8 46 4.2 99 9.0 38 3.5 34 3.1 19 1.7 11 7 17 1.5 4 106
34 MacMillan, Jamie 12 151 12.6 103 8.6 254 21.2 59 4.9 0 0.0 24 2.0 13 9 0 0.0 0 0
11 McDonald, Luke 13 101 7.8 92 7.1 193 14.8 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 16 181 11.3 114 7.1 295 18.4 102 6.4 0 0.0 29 1.8 10 5 1 0.1 0 6
13 Polec, Jared 16 234 14.6 124 7.8 358 22.4 75 4.7 0 0.0 38 2.4 9 13 11 0.7 9 75
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 15 139 9.3 149 9.9 288 19.2 38 2.5 0 0.0 47 3.1 8 15 5 0.3 7 37
25 Tarrant, Robbie 16 170 10.6 90 5.6 260 16.3 110 6.9 0 0.0 30 1.9 10 21 1 0.1 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 14 86 6.1 93 6.6 179 12.8 38 2.7 0 0.0 49 3.5 11 8 13 0.9 13 91
16 Thompson, Scott 14 149 10.6 63 4.5 212 15.1 67 4.8 0 0.0 24 1.7 9 17 0 0.0 0 0
28 Turner, Kayne 16 98 6.1 98 6.1 196 12.3 41 2.6 0 0.0 52 3.3 21 12 12 0.8 3 75
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 11 104 9.5 72 6.5 176 16.0 27 2.5 0 0.0 21 1.9 6 5 0 0.0 0 0
32 Wood, Mason 13 110 8.5 70 5.4 180 13.8 50 3.8 0 0.0 28 2.2 13 10 14 1.1 15 99
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 16 213 13.3 111 6.9 324 20.3 57 3.6 0 0.0 82 5.1 24 20 18 1.1 12 120
44 Zurhaar, Cameron 13 99 7.6 68 5.2 167 12.8 54 4.2 4 0.3 43 3.3 14 15 21 1.6 8 134
Totals 352 3246 9.2 2814 8.0 6060 17.2 1315 3.7 637 1.8 911 2.6 315 315 195 0.6 141 1311
 

Footnotes

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