Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
William Twomey Snr

Known as
Bill Twomey

14 May 1899

25 March 1977 (aged 77)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 46d
Last game: 35y 5d

Height and weight
Height: 174 cm
Weight: 70 kg

Senior clubs
Collingwood; Hawthorn

Jumper numbers
Collingwood: 29, 24, 21, 23
Hawthorn: 1, 31

Recruited from
Collingwood (1933)

Family links
Pat Twomey (Son)Mick Twomey (Son)Bill Twomey Jnr (Son)David Twomey (Grandson)

Bill Twomey

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
V/AFL1918-1922, 1933-19346450.0856%0
Total1918-1922, 1933-19346450.0856%0

AFL: 2,377th player to appear, 3,553rd most games played, 6,107th most goals kickedCollingwood: 236th player to appear, 329th most games played, 566th most goals kickedHawthorn: 172nd player to appear, 586th most games played, 764th most goals kicked


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