Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Lance Dobson

Known as
Lance Dobson

26 February 1921

13 April 1992 (aged 71)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 22y 85d
Last game: 23y 133d

Height and weight
Height: 173 cm
Weight: 78 kg

Senior clubs
Port Melbourne; North Melbourne

Jumper numbers
North Melbourne: 11

Recruited from
Port Melbourne (1943); North Melbourne (1945)

Lance Dobson

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
Port MelbourneVFA1937-1941, 1945-1946127
North MelbourneV/AFL1943-19442160.2952%0
Total1937-1941, 1943-194614860.04

AFL: 5,181st player to appear, 6,344th most games played, 5,859th most goals kickedNorth Melbourne: 318th player to appear, 443rd most games played, 435th most goals kicked


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