Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Geoffrey Nicholls

Known as
Geoff Nicholls

22 September 1919

24 September 1997 (aged 78)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 20y 288d
Last game: 29y 325d

Height and weight
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 76 kg

Senior clubs
Collingwood; Fitzroy

Jumper numbers
Collingwood: 12
Fitzroy: 30, 11, 14

Recruited from
Collingwood (1941)

Family links
Reg Nicholls (Brother)

Geoff Nicholls

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
FitzroyV/AFL1941, 1944, 1948-19492770.2644%1
V/AFL1940-1941, 1944, 1948-19492990.3145%1
Total1940-1941, 1944, 1948-19492990.3145%1

AFL: 4,838th player to appear, 5,611th most games played, 5,155th most goals kickedCollingwood: 422nd player to appear, 1,039th most games played, 710th most goals kickedFitzroy: 574th player to appear, 389th most games played, 401st most goals kicked


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