Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Stephen Bloomer

Known as
Steve Bloomer

25 November 1909

25 July 1943 (aged 33)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 21y 207d
Last game: 24y 280d

Height and weight
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 77 kg

Senior clubs
North Melbourne; Carlton; Essendon

Jumper numbers
North Melbourne: 45
Carlton: 13
Essendon: 27

Recruited from
North Melbourne (1933); Carlton (1934)

Steve Bloomer

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
North MelbourneV/AFL1931740.570%10.005.000
V/AFL1931, 1933-19341140.3618%10.005.000
Total1931, 1933-19341140.3618%10.005.000

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 3,827th player to appear, 7,924th most games played, 6,533rd most goals kickedNorth Melbourne: 143rd player to appear, 684th most games played, 495th most goals kickedCarlton: 501st player to appear, 997th most games played, 1,087th most goals kickedEssendon: 482nd player to appear, 1,148th most games played, 1,034th most goals kicked


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