Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
William Matthews

Known as
Bill Matthews

18 May 1876

22 February 1923 (aged 46)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 20y 355d
Last game: 26y 97d

Senior clubs
St. Kilda

Bill Matthews

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
St. KildaV/AFL1897-19028070.093%0

AFL: 78th player to appear, 2,974th most games played, 5,493rd most goals kickedSt. Kilda: 12th player to appear, 179th most games played, 499th most goals kicked


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