Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
George Coward

Known as
George Coward

14 May 1915

27 April 2009 (aged 93)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 20y 67d
Last game: 26y 17d

Height and weight
Height: 170 cm
Weight: 76 kg

Senior clubs
Essendon; North Melbourne

Jumper numbers
Essendon: 34
North Melbourne: 30, 2

Recruited from
Essendon (1939)

George Coward

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
North MelbourneV/AFL1939-19411310.0831%0
V/AFL1935-1937, 1939-19412010.0525%0
Total1935-1937, 1939-19412010.0525%0

AFL: 4,307th player to appear, 6,515th most games played, 8,902nd most goals kickedEssendon: 492nd player to appear, 794th most games played, 1,044th most goals kickedNorth Melbourne: 257th player to appear, 550th most games played, 679th most goals kicked


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