Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Roy Porter

Known as
Roy Porter

24 August 1917

6 February 1998 (aged 80)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 257d
Last game: 28y 22d

Height and weight
Height: 185 cm
Weight: 86 kg

Senior clubs
Footscray; South Melbourne

Jumper numbers
Footscray: 23, 35, 32, 22
South Melbourne: 19, 26

Recruited from
Footscray (1941)

Roy Porter

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
South MelbourneV/AFL1941, 1945510.2060%0
V/AFL1937-1941, 194533240.7327%8.004.001
Total1937-1941, 194533240.7327%8.004.001

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 4,477th player to appear, 5,277th most games played, 3,352nd most goals kickedFootscray: 217th player to appear, 396th most games played, 236th most goals kickedSouth Melbourne: 571st player to appear, 1,023rd most games played, 923rd most goals kicked


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