Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Glenn Gingell

Known as
Glenn Gingell

16 May 1953 (age 70)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 347d
Last game: 23y 20d

Height and weight
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 79 kg

Senior clubs

Jumper numbers
Footscray: 37, 13

Glenn Gingell

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV

AFL: 8,549th player to appear, 4,556th most games played, 3,611th most goals kickedFootscray: 620th player to appear, 276th most games played, 252nd most goals kicked

From Kingsville, Glenn Gingell was a rangy ruck-rover and wingman who was a solid performer for Footscray in 45 games from 1973 to 1976 in which he scored 21 goals. Midway through his final season he crossed to Brunswick where he added 43 appearances and 86 goals up to the end of a 1979 season which saw the Magpies relegated to second division.

Author - John Devaney


Full Points Publications


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