Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Mervyn Leith

Known as
Merv Leith

21 July 1922

12 September 1987 (aged 65)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 20y 291d
Last game: 23y 336d

Height and weight
Height: 174 cm
Weight: 76 kg

Senior clubs
South Melbourne

Jumper numbers
South Melbourne: 23, 24

Merv Leith

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
South MelbourneV/AFL1943, 194617100.5947%0
Total1943, 194617100.5947%0

AFL: 5,153rd player to appear, 6,952nd most games played, 4,990th most goals kickedSouth Melbourne: 607th player to appear, 633rd most games played, 479th most goals kicked


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