Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Barry Besanko

Known as
Barry Besanko

15 August 1956 (age 66)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 23y 311d
Last game: 23y 332d

Height and weight
Height: 179 cm
Weight: 76 kg

Senior clubs
Essendon; Sandringham

Jumper numbers
Essendon: 49

Family links
Neil Besanko (Brother)

Barry Besanko

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
Total1980, 1984430.75

AFL: 9,180th player to appear, 10,914th most games played, 7,330th most goals kickedEssendon: 876th player to appear, 973rd most games played, 645th most goals kicked


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