Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Arthur Robertson

Known as
Arthur Robertson

25 May 1916

2 July 1991 (aged 75)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 20y 61d
Last game: 26y 47d

Height and weight
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 85 kg

Senior clubs
St. Kilda

Jumper numbers
St. Kilda: 32, 2

Arthur Robertson

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
St. KildaV/AFL1936-19427430.0447%9.803.0010

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 4,429th player to appear, 3,219th most games played, 7,154th most goals kickedSt. Kilda: 729th player to appear, 203rd most games played, 722nd most goals kicked

From Murrumbeena Amateurs, St Kilda’s Arthur Robertson was a full back who, as is par for the course for the position, was an exceptional kick. His career with the Saints ran from 1936 to 1942 and saw him register 74 senior VFL appearances and three goals.

Author - John Devaney


Full Points Publications


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