Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Bernard Dowling

Known as
Bernie Dowling

6 June 1942 (age 80)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 18y 334d
Last game: 21y 93d

Height and weight
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 72 kg

Senior clubs

Jumper numbers
Footscray: 7

Bernie Dowling

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV

AFL: 7,245th player to appear, 6,745th most games played, 5,364th most goals kickedFootscray: 488th player to appear, 508th most games played, 419th most goals kicked


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