Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Archibald Herbert Pratt

Known as
Archie Pratt


29 August 1941 (aged 59‡)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 23y‡
Last game: 28y‡

Senior clubs
South Melbourne; St. Kilda; Melbourne

Recruited from
South Melbourne (1906); St. Kilda (1910)

‡ Approximate age

Archie Pratt

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
South MelbourneV/AFL1905730.4357%0
St. KildaV/AFL1906200.000%0
V/AFL1905-1906, 19101230.2542%0
Total1905-1906, 19101230.2542%0

AFL: 1,028th player to appear, 7,697th most games played, 6,944th most goals kickedSouth Melbourne: 159th player to appear, 906th most games played, 703rd most goals kickedSt. Kilda: 239th player to appear, 1,295th most games played, 1,223rd most goals kickedMelbourne: 239th player to appear, 1,049th most games played, 1,090th most goals kicked

Over the course of his 13 season playing career Archie Pratt played for no fewer than eight clubs without really settling at any of them. He commenced his playing career with North Melbourne in 1901, and he stayed longest at his last club, Melbourne City, where he played 21 games and scored 11 goals in 1912-13. In addition to his seven VFL and VFA clubs he spent the 1904 season with South Ballarat.

Author - John Devaney


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