Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Matthew Bate

Known as
Matthew Bate

24 May 1987 (age 35)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 18y 340d
Last game: 25y 79d

Height and weight
Height: 192 cm
Weight: 91 kg

Senior clubs
Sandringham; Melbourne

Jumper numbers
Melbourne: 6

Family links
Graham March (Grandfather)

Matthew Bate

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV

AFL: 11,482nd player to appear, 2,343rd most games played, 1,080th most goals kickedMelbourne: 1,244th player to appear, 160th most games played, 79th most goals kicked


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