Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
John Forster

Known as
John Forster

18 June 1948 (age 75)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 302d
Last game: 22y 37d

Height and weight
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 71 kg

Senior clubs

Jumper numbers
Melbourne: 27

John Forster

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV

AFL: 8,001st player to appear, 8,550th most games played, 12,317th most goals kickedMelbourne: 863rd player to appear, 812th most games played, 1,287th most goals kicked


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