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Key Facts

Full name
Arthur Robertson

Known as
Arthur Robertson

Born
25 May 1916

Died
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
Total1936-19427430.0447%9.803.0010

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 4,429th player to appear, 3,150th most games played, 7,081st most goals kickedSt. Kilda: 729th player to appear, 197th most games played, 716th 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

Sources

Full Points Publications

Footnotes

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