Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
William Sharp

Known as
Bill Sharp

27 August 1915

6 May 2006 (aged 90)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 22y 260d
Last game: 29y 363d

Height and weight
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 65 kg

Senior clubs
St. Kilda; North Melbourne

Jumper numbers
St. Kilda: 31, 35, 34
North Melbourne: 31, 25

Recruited from
St. Kilda (1941); North Melbourne (1945)

Bill Sharp

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
St. KildaV/AFL1938-1940, 19452760.2259%11.004.002
North MelbourneV/AFL1941-1942300.0033%0
V/AFL1938-1942, 19453060.2057%11.004.002
Total1938-1942, 19453060.2057%11.004.002

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 4,598th player to appear, 5,455th most games played, 5,851st most goals kickedSt. Kilda: 750th player to appear, 499th most games played, 554th most goals kickedNorth Melbourne: 288th player to appear, 844th most games played, 846th most goals kicked


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