Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Thomas Gilligan

Known as
Tom Gilligan

21 June 1874

19 December 1957 (aged 83)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 22y 321d
Last game: 25y 38d

Senior clubs
South Melbourne

Tom Gilligan

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
South MelbourneV/AFL1897-189942260.6248%0

AFL: 44th player to appear, 4,680th most games played, 3,189th most goals kickedSouth Melbourne: 8th player to appear, 381st most games played, 274th most goals kicked


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