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Key Facts

Full name
Stephen McCann

Known as
Stephen McCann

31 May 1958 (age 65)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 4d
Last game: 29y 356d

Height and weight
Height: 192 cm
Weight: 96 kg

Senior clubs
North Melbourne

Jumper numbers
North Melbourne: 16

Stephen McCann

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
North MelbourneV/AFL1977-19882262010.8957%9.453.474.6138

AFL: 8,916th player to appear, 428th most games played, 406th most goals kickedNorth Melbourne: 691st player to appear, 23rd most games played, 27th most goals kicked

Strongly built (192 cm, 96 kg) and versatile, Stephen McCann played in every key position as well as the ruck in a 226-game, 201-goal VFL career with North Melbourne between 1977 and 1988. In his first season he was a reserve in the Kangaroos' premiership team against Collingwood, while the following year he was at centre half forward in the Grand Final loss to Hawthorn. Despite hailing from Geraldton in Western Australia, he represented Victoria's state of origin side four times, earning All Australian selection in 1983.

Author - John Devaney


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* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
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