Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Anthony Ross Thiessen

Known as
Tony Thiessen

25 May 1942

3 September 2019 (aged 77)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 20y 351d
Last game: 23y 74d

Height and weight
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 82 kg

Senior clubs
Melbourne; Carlton; North Melbourne

Jumper numbers
Melbourne: 26
Carlton: 24
North Melbourne: 38

Recruited from
Melbourne (1964); Carlton (1965)

Family links
James Thiessen (Son)

Tony Thiessen

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
North MelbourneV/AFL1965400.0050%4.751.501.000

AFL: 7,478th player to appear, 6,084th most games played, 5,205th most goals kickedMelbourne: 811th player to appear, 878th most games played, 782nd most goals kickedCarlton: 761st player to appear, 695th most games played, 507th most goals kickedNorth Melbourne: 573rd player to appear, 819th most games played, 972nd most goals kicked


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