Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Robert Sainsbury

Known as
Rob Sainsbury

5 January 1916

11 May 2007 (aged 91)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 231d
Last game: 25y 188d

Height and weight
Height: 173 cm
Weight: 70 kg

Senior clubs

Jumper numbers
Footscray: 28, 32, 34, 18

Rob Sainsbury

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
FootscrayV/AFL1935, 1937-19414320.0544%0.000.000
Total1935, 1937-19414320.0544%0.000.000

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 4,329th player to appear, 4,645th most games played, 7,850th most goals kickedFootscray: 200th player to appear, 286th most games played, 637th most goals kicked


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