Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
John Frederick George Godfrey

Known as
Fred Godfrey

19 November 1910

Place of birth
Bristol, England

24 April 1989 (aged 78)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 27y 155d
Last game: 27y 260d

Height and weight
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 85 kg

Senior clubs

Jumper numbers
Footscray: 23

State of origin
Bristol, England

Fred Godfrey

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 4,563rd player to appear, 9,377th most games played, 6,225th most goals kickedFootscray: 237th player to appear, 758th most games played, 486th most goals kicked


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