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Key Facts

Full name
Ronald McCarthy

Known as
Ron McCarthy

Born
3 November 1934

Died
20 January 1989 (aged 54)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 18y 180d
Last game: 21y 205d

Height and weight
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 76 kg

Senior clubs
Footscray

Jumper numbers
Footscray: 33

Family links
Xavier O'Halloran (Grandson)

Ron McCarthy

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
FootscrayV/AFL1953-19564230.0767%13.673.500
Total1953-19564230.0767%13.673.500

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 6,314th player to appear, 4,647th most games played, 7,213th most goals kickedFootscray: 398th player to appear, 288th most games played, 596th most goals kicked

Footnotes

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