Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
James Lineen

Known as
Jock Lineen

17 February 1928

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 68d
Last game: 26y 199d

Height and weight
Height: 191 cm
Weight: 86 kg

Senior clubs
North Melbourne

Jumper numbers
North Melbourne: 17, 25

Jock Lineen

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
North MelbourneV/AFL1947, 1949-19545310.0258%2.001.004
Total1947, 1949-19545310.0258%2.001.004

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 5,655th player to appear, 4,100th most games played, 8,973rd most goals kickedNorth Melbourne: 380th player to appear, 264th most games played, 692nd most goals kicked

Originally from Cororooke, Jock Lineen was a handy ruckman accomplished enough to earn selection in a Victorian B team. In 1947 and from 1949 to 1954 he played 53 VFL games for North Melbourne and kicked one goal.

Author - John Devaney


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