Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Gerald Ryan

Known as
Gerald Ryan

27 December 1895

4 October 1974 (aged 78)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 21y 136d
Last game: 22y 254d

Height and weight
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 72 kg

Senior clubs
South Melbourne

Jumper numbers
South Melbourne: 27, 24

Gerald Ryan

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
South MelbourneV/AFL1917-191826371.4285%0

AFL: 2,271st player to appear, 5,842nd most games played, 2,540th most goals kickedSouth Melbourne: 283rd player to appear, 507th most games played, 206th most goals kicked


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