Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Robert Albert Bosustow

Known as
Bob Bosustow

8 June 1934

28 December 1997 (aged 63)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 20y 326d
Last game: 22y 50d

Height and weight
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 87 kg

Senior clubs
Perth; Carlton

Jumper numbers
Carlton: 4

Recruited from
Perth (1955)

Family links
Peter Bosustow (Son)Brett Allison (Nephew)Tom Allison (Brother-in-law)

Bob Bosustow

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
PerthWANFL1952-1954, 1960-19615910.02
Total1952-1956, 1960-19617950.06

AFL: 6,536th player to appear, 6,486th most games played, 6,640th most goals kickedCarlton: 686th player to appear, 559th most games played, 601st most goals kicked


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