Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
William Houston

Known as
Bill Houston

14 August 1918

25 November 1982 (aged 64)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 22y 269d
Last game: 25y 308d

Height and weight
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 78 kg

Senior clubs
Footscray; Port Melbourne

Jumper numbers
Footscray: 32, 12

Bill Houston

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
Port MelbourneVFA1945-195097

AFL: 4,905th player to appear, 5,548th most games played, 2,219th most goals kickedFootscray: 272nd player to appear, 383rd most games played, 144th most goals kicked


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