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AFL - KEY FACTS

Official name
Australian Football League

Known as
AFL

Former name
Victorian Football League (V/AFL), 1897-1989

Duration
1897–2022

Headquarters
140 Harbour Esplanade, Docklands, VIC, 3008

Phone
1300 722 515

Website
afl.com.au

Affiliated competitions (Current)
Premiership Season 1897-2022; Women's Premiership Season 2017-2022; Women's Under-18 Championships 2010-2022; Night/Pre-Season Competition 1956-2022; Under-19 Championships 1953-2022

Affiliated competitions (Historical)
AFLX 2018-2019; Women's Winter Series 2018-2019; Women's Exhibition Series 2013-2016; Reserves 1919-1999; Under 19s 1946-1991


Premiership Season

Official Name
AFL Premiership Season

Duration
1897–2022

Affiliated clubs (Current)
Carlton (VIC) 1897-2022; Collingwood (VIC) 1897-2022; Essendon (VIC) 1897-2022; Geelong (VIC) 1897-2022; Melbourne (VIC) 1897-2022; Sydney (VIC) 1897-2022; St. Kilda (VIC) 1897-2022; Richmond (VIC) 1908-2022; North Melbourne (VIC) 1925-2022; Western Bulldogs (VIC) 1925-2022; Hawthorn (VIC) 1925-2022; Brisbane (QLD) 1987-2022; West Coast (WA) 1987-2022; Adelaide (SA) 1991-2022; Fremantle (WA) 1995-2022; Port Adelaide (SA) 1997-2022; Gold Coast (QLD) 2011-2022; Greater Western Sydney (NSW) 2012-2022

Affiliated clubs (Historical)
Fitzroy (VIC) 1897-1996; University (VIC) 1908-1914

Affiliated grounds (Current)
Adelaide Oval; Bellerive Oval; Carrara Stadium; Cazaly's Stadium; Docklands; Eureka Stadium; Gabba; Kardinia Park; M.C.G.; Manuka Oval; Marrara Stadium; Perth Stadium; S.C.G.; Stadium Australia; Sydney Showground; Traeger Park; York Park

Affiliated grounds (Historical)
Albury Sports Ground; Arden Street; Blacktown; Brisbane Exhibition Ground; Brunswick Street; Canberra Stadium; Coburg City Oval; Corio Oval; East Melbourne; Euroa Memorial Oval; Football Park; Glenferrie Oval; Jiangwan Stadium; Junction Oval; Lake Oval; Moorabbin Oval; North Hobart Oval; Olympic Park; Princes Park; Punt Road; Riverway Stadium; Subiaco Oval; Toorak Park; Victoria Park; W.A.C.A.; Waverley Park; Wellington Stadium; Whitten Oval; Windy Hill; Yallourn Oval; Yarraville Oval

1998 AFL Premiership Season

 
 

1998 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 North Melbourne 22 16 6 0 2486 2117 117.43 64
2 Western Bulldogs 22 15 7 0 2353 2019 116.54 60
3 Sydney 22 14 8 0 2283 2143 106.53 56
4 Melbourne 22 14 8 0 2009 1956 102.71 56
5 Adelaide 22 13 9 0 2172 1763 123.20 52
6 St. Kilda 22 13 9 0 2148 2104 102.09 52
7 West Coast 22 12 10 0 1940 1773 109.42 48
8 Essendon 22 12 10 0 2250 2071 108.64 48
9 Richmond 22 12 10 0 2018 1926 104.78 48
10 Port Adelaide 22 9 12 1 1928 2017 95.59 38
11 Carlton 22 9 13 0 2018 2109 95.69 36
12 Geelong 22 9 13 0 1777 1963 90.53 36
13 Hawthorn 22 8 14 0 1992 2083 95.63 32
14 Collingwood 22 7 15 0 1968 2167 90.82 28
15 Fremantle 22 7 15 0 1739 2277 76.37 28
16 Brisbane 22 5 16 1 1860 2453 75.83 22
  H&A 176 175 175 1 32941 32941 100.00 704
  Finals 9 9 9 0 1623 1623 100.00 36
  Total 185 184 184 1 34564 34564 100.00 740

1998 Round by Round

Round 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 4QF | 1QF | 2QF | 3QF | 1SF | 2SF | 2PF | 1PF | GF

Round 1[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
North Melbourne4.49.711.1015.13 103 Fri 27-Mar-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.27,150
West Coast2.47.713.1015.11 101 North Melbourne won by 2 points[Stats]
Carlton1.43.97.1010.13 73 Sat 28-Mar-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park20,957
Adelaide5.37.58.79.9 63 Carlton won by 10 points[Stats]
St. Kilda7.110.215.717.7 109 Sat 28-Mar-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park34,323
Geelong2.28.48.813.13 91 St. Kilda won by 18 points[Stats]
Collingwood6.37.413.1018.15 123 Sat 28-Mar-1998 3:40 pm M.C.G.47,628
Hawthorn2.57.610.1012.12 84 Collingwood won by 39 points[Stats]
Brisbane3.46.57.810.12 72 Sat 28-Mar-1998 8:40 pm Gabba18,788
Western Bulldogs3.67.812.1317.16 118 Western Bulldogs won by 46 points[Stats]
Richmond4.65.118.1514.19 103 Sun 29-Mar-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.70,200
Essendon3.19.310.713.11 89 Richmond won by 14 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide3.36.1012.1217.15 117 Sun 29-Mar-1998 2:40 pm Football Park31,230
Sydney6.112.217.220.4 124 Sydney won by 7 points[Stats]
Fremantle1.28.211.513.6 84 Sun 29-Mar-1998 3:20 pm Subiaco Oval18,133
Melbourne3.56.87.108.13 61 Fremantle won by 23 points[Stats]

Round 2[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
West Coast3.49.813.1117.14 116 Fri 3-Apr-1998 8:40 pm Subiaco Oval35,909
Collingwood1.03.26.48.8 56 West Coast won by 60 points[Stats]
Geelong4.28.810.814.15 99 Sat 4-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Kardinia Park26,669
Richmond4.36.59.911.14 80 Geelong won by 19 points[Stats]
Hawthorn3.26.37.410.7 67 Sat 4-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park18,698
Port Adelaide4.18.313.717.10 112 Port Adelaide won by 45 points[Stats]
Melbourne5.211.414.819.11 125 Sat 4-Apr-1998 3:40 pm M.C.G.29,990
North Melbourne1.44.511.815.10 100 Melbourne won by 25 points[Stats]
Sydney6.27.713.1120.15 135 Sat 4-Apr-1998 7:40 pm S.C.G.32,111
Brisbane4.36.512.1014.13 97 Sydney won by 38 points[Stats]
Adelaide7.311.717.1425.17 167 Sun 5-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Football Park40,602
Fremantle1.26.48.511.8 74 Adelaide won by 93 points[Stats]
Essendon6.411.721.1128.14 182 Sun 5-Apr-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.53,905
St. Kilda2.44.98.1213.15 93 Essendon won by 89 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs5.212.520.622.8 140 Sun 5-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park27,659
Carlton4.26.311.413.6 84 Western Bulldogs won by 56 points[Stats]

Round 3[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Western Bulldogs3.510.913.1516.23 119 Sat 11-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park26,518
Collingwood4.46.59.513.7 85 Western Bulldogs won by 34 points[Stats]
Richmond1.26.48.915.13 103 Sat 11-Apr-1998 3:40 pm M.C.G.39,954
Hawthorn7.010.312.615.7 97 Richmond won by 6 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide1.12.55.810.9 69 Sat 11-Apr-1998 8:40 pm Football Park28,167
North Melbourne7.111.313.715.8 98 North Melbourne won by 29 points[Stats]
St. Kilda4.76.79.1012.10 82 Sun 12-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park20,532
Adelaide1.24.64.88.12 60 St. Kilda won by 22 points[Stats]
Sydney5.410.615.1424.16 160 Sun 12-Apr-1998 2:40 pm S.C.G.29,614
Geelong0.52.113.147.15 57 Sydney won by 103 points[Stats]
Fremantle0.45.68.710.7 67 Sun 12-Apr-1998 3:20 pm Subiaco Oval34,710
West Coast5.06.210.614.10 94 West Coast won by 27 points[Stats]
Brisbane2.44.69.1312.15 87 Mon 13-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Gabba17,161
Melbourne4.410.712.815.10 100 Melbourne won by 13 points[Stats]
Carlton3.35.510.714.14 98 Mon 13-Apr-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.68,177
Essendon5.410.1012.1214.15 99 Essendon won by 1 point[Stats]

Round 4[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood7.113.617.720.13 133 Fri 17-Apr-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.78,259
Richmond0.34.69.912.16 88 Collingwood won by 45 points[Stats]
Geelong2.48.610.811.13 79 Sat 18-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Kardinia Park26,301
Western Bulldogs5.48.612.714.10 94 Western Bulldogs won by 15 points[Stats]
Hawthorn7.213.414.718.13 121 Sat 18-Apr-1998 3:40 pm Waverley Park36,117
St. Kilda4.19.117.620.9 129 St. Kilda won by 8 points[Stats]
West Coast4.47.612.1014.15 99 Sat 18-Apr-1998 8:40 pm W.A.C.A.27,059
Sydney4.29.414.718.10 118 Sydney won by 19 points[Stats]
Carlton3.25.56.910.10 70 Sun 19-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park27,508
Melbourne2.45.76.1010.12 72 Melbourne won by 2 points[Stats]
Essendon3.24.79.911.10 76 Sun 19-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park26,241
Fremantle5.58.911.1114.16 100 Fremantle won by 24 points[Stats]
North Melbourne7.210.415.921.11 137 Sun 19-Apr-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.22,688
Brisbane3.48.911.1217.18 120 North Melbourne won by 17 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide2.36.58.611.7 73 Sun 19-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Football Park41,476
Adelaide3.46.57.118.16 64 Port Adelaide won by 9 points[Stats]

Round 5[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Richmond4.57.99.1212.14 86 Fri 24-Apr-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.34,837
West Coast3.18.38.810.11 71 Richmond won by 15 points[Stats]
Hawthorn6.214.814.1218.16 124 Sat 25-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park22,366
Brisbane4.35.411.912.11 83 Hawthorn won by 41 points[Stats]
Collingwood3.66.1211.1715.18 108 Sat 25-Apr-1998 3:40 pm M.C.G.81,542
Essendon4.39.69.1212.16 88 Collingwood won by 20 points[Stats]
Fremantle3.49.612.716.8 104 Sat 25-Apr-1998 8:40 pm W.A.C.A.26,335
North Melbourne2.24.98.1312.15 87 Fremantle won by 17 points[Stats]
Melbourne3.67.912.1314.18 102 Sun 26-Apr-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.21,726
Port Adelaide0.52.85.136.17 53 Melbourne won by 49 points[Stats]
St. Kilda5.38.410.813.10 88 Sun 26-Apr-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park31,955
Carlton1.45.57.109.12 66 St. Kilda won by 22 points[Stats]
Sydney6.57.712.1014.15 99 Sun 26-Apr-1998 2:40 pm S.C.G.36,505
Western Bulldogs2.24.44.912.11 83 Sydney won by 16 points[Stats]
Adelaide3.34.88.1212.15 87 Sun 26-Apr-1998 3:20 pm Football Park39,974
Geelong2.64.95.128.13 61 Adelaide won by 26 points[Stats]

Round 6[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Brisbane4.37.511.613.8 86 Fri 1-May-1998 7:40 pm Gabba19,219
Richmond3.24.65.87.9 51 Brisbane won by 35 points[Stats]
Geelong5.07.411.913.12 90 Sat 2-May-1998 2:10 pm Kardinia Park23,267
Hawthorn3.54.117.1210.13 73 Geelong won by 17 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs4.46.910.1413.19 97 Sat 2-May-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park24,813
Essendon4.29.411.913.11 89 Western Bulldogs won by 8 points[Stats]
Carlton2.24.57.79.13 67 Sat 2-May-1998 3:40 pm M.C.G.69,963
Collingwood5.36.611.814.12 96 Collingwood won by 29 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide5.59.910.1513.18 96 Sat 2-May-1998 8:40 pm Football Park30,519
Fremantle2.34.57.59.6 60 Port Adelaide won by 36 points[Stats]
North Melbourne7.49.512.1015.16 106 Sun 3-May-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.23,041
Adelaide2.37.915.1015.12 102 North Melbourne won by 4 points[Stats]
Sydney2.33.94.128.13 61 Sun 3-May-1998 2:40 pm S.C.G.25,951
Melbourne4.26.310.712.8 80 Melbourne won by 19 points[Stats]
West Coast3.46.414.718.11 119 Sun 3-May-1998 3:20 pm Subiaco Oval36,406
St. Kilda3.28.810.1318.13 121 St. Kilda won by 2 points[Stats]

Round 7[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fremantle0.24.44.58.9 57 Fri 8-May-1998 6:40 pm W.A.C.A.22,037
Hawthorn6.18.514.615.9 99 Hawthorn won by 42 points[Stats]
Collingwood6.17.49.612.7 79 Fri 8-May-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.57,894
Sydney4.110.214.618.7 115 Sydney won by 36 points[Stats]
Carlton3.58.710.811.10 76 Sat 9-May-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park16,058
Port Adelaide4.510.619.825.15 165 Port Adelaide won by 89 points[Stats]
St. Kilda3.37.108.1011.16 82 Sat 9-May-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park23,960
Brisbane6.46.613.715.9 99 Brisbane won by 17 points[Stats]
Essendon3.06.07.111.4 70 Sat 9-May-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.56,093
Geelong2.15.49.712.7 79 Geelong won by 9 points[Stats]
Adelaide5.66.89.1211.13 79 Sun 10-May-1998 1:40 pm Football Park39,057
West Coast2.24.35.710.11 71 Adelaide won by 8 points[Stats]
Richmond4.35.55.913.13 91 Sun 10-May-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.46,217
Melbourne1.13.36.77.7 49 Richmond won by 42 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs2.36.88.1316.15 111 Sun 10-May-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park22,058
North Melbourne4.05.310.712.11 83 Western Bulldogs won by 28 points[Stats]

Round 8[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon2.15.310.812.12 84 Fri 15-May-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.35,384
Brisbane2.56.117.178.22 70 Essendon won by 14 points[Stats]
Geelong2.07.18.412.4 76 Sat 16-May-1998 2:10 pm Kardinia Park19,449
Fremantle1.41.85.116.18 54 Geelong won by 22 points[Stats]
North Melbourne5.56.711.1215.15 105 Sat 16-May-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.43,400
Sydney2.38.711.814.11 95 North Melbourne won by 10 points[Stats]
St. Kilda4.16.37.910.12 72 Sat 16-May-1998 7:40 pm Waverley Park20,063
Port Adelaide1.32.104.125.15 45 St. Kilda won by 27 points[Stats]
Hawthorn6.29.411.814.12 96 Sun 17-May-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park34,541
Western Bulldogs5.111.316.621.10 136 Western Bulldogs won by 40 points[Stats]
Melbourne4.39.613.817.12 114 Sun 17-May-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.57,425
Collingwood5.58.1013.1216.15 111 Melbourne won by 3 points[Stats]
Adelaide4.26.79.1111.13 79 Sun 17-May-1998 2:40 pm Football Park40,559
Richmond4.15.37.414.8 92 Richmond won by 13 points[Stats]
West Coast2.46.119.1312.20 92 Sun 17-May-1998 3:20 pm Subiaco Oval37,361
Carlton4.55.66.812.12 84 West Coast won by 8 points[Stats]

Round 9[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fremantle2.63.118.1614.21 105 Fri 22-May-1998 8:40 pm W.A.C.A.22,803
St. Kilda1.27.610.713.12 90 Fremantle won by 15 points[Stats]
Carlton0.53.76.1310.14 74 Sat 23-May-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park20,205
North Melbourne2.27.710.917.13 115 North Melbourne won by 41 points[Stats]
Geelong0.32.64.105.14 44 Sat 23-May-1998 2:10 pm Kardinia Park19,848
West Coast0.35.76.89.11 65 West Coast won by 21 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs5.26.49.513.10 88 Sat 23-May-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park36,428
Richmond4.27.510.711.9 75 Western Bulldogs won by 13 points[Stats]
Melbourne4.36.69.1012.12 84 Sat 23-May-1998 3:40 pm M.C.G.49,580
Essendon4.29.612.1018.14 122 Essendon won by 38 points[Stats]
Brisbane2.63.66.96.14 50 Sat 23-May-1998 7:40 pm Gabba19,509
Adelaide4.311.612.1014.14 98 Adelaide won by 48 points[Stats]
Sydney3.47.810.1217.15 117 Sun 24-May-1998 2:40 pm S.C.G.31,420
Hawthorn3.55.79.1311.14 80 Sydney won by 37 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide1.63.117.1211.14 80 Sun 24-May-1998 3:20 pm Football Park35,659
Collingwood1.14.25.59.9 63 Port Adelaide won by 17 points[Stats]

Round 10[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
West Coast0.48.613.1216.17 113 Fri 29-May-1998 8:40 pm W.A.C.A.28,193
Western Bulldogs8.48.512.715.10 100 West Coast won by 13 points[Stats]
Carlton6.210.415.417.9 111 Sat 30-May-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park18,317
Brisbane1.16.69.1112.15 87 Carlton won by 24 points[Stats]
Richmond1.55.1011.1513.19 97 Sat 30-May-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.31,225
Port Adelaide3.44.75.99.13 67 Richmond won by 30 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.25.67.813.9 87 Sat 30-May-1998 3:40 pm Waverley Park41,780
Essendon5.46.89.1213.15 93 Essendon won by 6 points[Stats]
Sydney2.13.35.48.5 53 Sat 30-May-1998 7:40 pm S.C.G.36,180
St. Kilda5.213.520.724.10 154 St. Kilda won by 101 points[Stats]
Adelaide4.19.112.317.9 111 Sun 31-May-1998 2:10 pm Football Park40,844
Melbourne2.45.68.78.10 58 Adelaide won by 53 points[Stats]
Collingwood5.09.114.319.5 119 Sun 31-May-1998 2:10 pm Victoria Park23,188
Fremantle5.210.514.917.10 112 Collingwood won by 7 points[Stats]
North Melbourne3.05.29.813.13 91 Sun 31-May-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.35,595
Geelong4.29.512.917.12 114 Geelong won by 23 points[Stats]

Round 11[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon7.813.1120.1224.16 160 Fri 5-Jun-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.62,866
Sydney4.18.411.915.10 100 Essendon won by 60 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.24.27.510.10 70 Sat 6-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park31,365
Melbourne7.212.416.718.9 117 Melbourne won by 47 points[Stats]
Geelong4.35.69.612.8 80 Sat 6-Jun-1998 3:40 pm M.C.G.41,222
Carlton3.13.56.89.9 63 Geelong won by 17 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide2.26.77.107.13 55 Sat 6-Jun-1998 8:40 pm Football Park28,284
West Coast3.34.46.68.9 57 West Coast won by 2 points[Stats]
Fremantle3.46.911.1417.19 121 Sun 7-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Subiaco Oval17,452
Brisbane3.26.46.77.8 50 Fremantle won by 71 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs8.011.317.724.11 155 Sun 7-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park21,165
Adelaide3.310.711.813.10 88 Western Bulldogs won by 67 points[Stats]
North Melbourne2.210.415.719.12 126 Mon 8-Jun-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.58,369
Collingwood4.67.1010.1313.19 97 North Melbourne won by 29 points[Stats]
St. Kilda3.29.415.721.11 137 Mon 8-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park71,488
Richmond8.610.915.1016.14 110 St. Kilda won by 27 points[Stats]

Round 12[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
West Coast6.210.416.619.9 123 Fri 12-Jun-1998 8:40 pm W.A.C.A.27,112
Hawthorn5.29.416.617.6 108 West Coast won by 15 points[Stats]
Carlton3.36.710.1114.16 100 Sat 13-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park23,226
Sydney3.05.29.611.8 74 Carlton won by 26 points[Stats]
Melbourne0.11.34.47.4 46 Sat 13-Jun-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.41,567
Geelong7.215.318.722.9 141 Geelong won by 95 points[Stats]
Adelaide3.56.613.1115.18 108 Sat 13-Jun-1998 8:40 pm Football Park40,700
Essendon4.47.612.1015.16 106 Adelaide won by 2 points[Stats]
Brisbane7.610.913.1218.15 123 Sun 14-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Gabba15,924
Port Adelaide5.39.714.1318.15 123 Brisbane drew with Port Adelaide[Stats]
Collingwood0.82.115.1311.16 82 Sun 14-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park50,578
St. Kilda4.67.1013.1317.15 117 St. Kilda won by 35 points[Stats]
Richmond4.38.614.919.13 127 Sun 14-Jun-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.43,497
North Melbourne2.34.59.614.8 92 Richmond won by 35 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs6.110.615.1118.14 122 Sun 14-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park16,487
Fremantle5.37.49.515.6 96 Western Bulldogs won by 26 points[Stats]

Round 13[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon3.25.59.511.6 72 Fri 19-Jun-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.45,277
West Coast1.25.57.711.17 83 West Coast won by 11 points[Stats]
Collingwood3.35.56.810.10 70 Sat 20-Jun-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.34,630
Adelaide3.37.68.1211.13 79 Adelaide won by 9 points[Stats]
Geelong2.17.48.512.8 80 Sat 20-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Kardinia Park21,833
Brisbane5.88.913.1215.16 106 Brisbane won by 26 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.27.813.917.12 114 Sat 20-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park23,845
North Melbourne4.28.314.717.10 112 Hawthorn won by 2 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide5.16.211.611.7 73 Sat 20-Jun-1998 8:40 pm Football Park28,746
Western Bulldogs1.22.54.65.9 39 Port Adelaide won by 34 points[Stats]
Melbourne0.22.52.95.12 42 Sun 21-Jun-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.35,055
St. Kilda4.611.816.1119.13 127 St. Kilda won by 85 points[Stats]
Sydney3.210.412.516.6 102 Sun 21-Jun-1998 2:40 pm S.C.G.28,445
Richmond4.37.79.1113.13 91 Sydney won by 11 points[Stats]
Fremantle2.46.96.1310.16 76 Sun 21-Jun-1998 3:20 pm Subiaco Oval23,899
Carlton4.26.29.510.8 68 Fremantle won by 8 points[Stats]

Round 14[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
North Melbourne5.412.516.719.13 127 Fri 26-Jun-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.48,618
Essendon4.08.611.1016.13 109 North Melbourne won by 18 points[Stats]
Carlton1.35.59.913.14 92 Sat 27-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park25,529
Hawthorn5.39.610.811.10 76 Carlton won by 16 points[Stats]
Richmond6.112.615.723.7 145 Sat 27-Jun-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.25,723
Fremantle2.12.45.68.7 55 Richmond won by 90 points[Stats]
St. Kilda4.78.1211.1412.15 87 Sat 27-Jun-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park49,706
Western Bulldogs3.05.47.1010.12 72 St. Kilda won by 15 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide1.47.79.913.13 91 Sat 27-Jun-1998 8:40 pm Football Park32,431
Geelong4.56.88.1210.13 73 Port Adelaide won by 18 points[Stats]
Brisbane2.58.813.1319.21 135 Sun 28-Jun-1998 2:40 pm Gabba17,275
Collingwood4.16.58.912.11 83 Brisbane won by 52 points[Stats]
Sydney2.45.810.1212.15 87 Sun 28-Jun-1998 2:40 pm S.C.G.30,735
Adelaide5.512.914.1118.16 124 Adelaide won by 37 points[Stats]
West Coast3.66.97.1011.13 79 Sun 28-Jun-1998 3:20 pm Subiaco Oval35,238
Melbourne2.15.59.914.12 96 Melbourne won by 17 points[Stats]

Round 15[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Richmond8.211.617.820.12 132 Fri 3-Jul-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.66,287
Carlton6.26.28.311.4 70 Richmond won by 62 points[Stats]
Essendon6.411.713.1116.12 108 Sat 4-Jul-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.37,685
Port Adelaide3.06.27.512.9 81 Essendon won by 27 points[Stats]
St. Kilda4.17.29.412.7 79 Sat 4-Jul-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park36,557
North Melbourne5.310.716.922.13 145 North Melbourne won by 66 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs2.23.36.512.11 83 Sat 4-Jul-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park20,782
Melbourne3.15.27.69.11 65 Western Bulldogs won by 18 points[Stats]
Brisbane3.34.64.96.13 49 Sat 4-Jul-1998 7:40 pm Gabba15,369
West Coast3.34.46.611.10 76 West Coast won by 27 points[Stats]
Collingwood1.55.106.1010.11 71 Sun 5-Jul-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.44,806
Geelong2.13.26.69.7 61 Collingwood won by 10 points[Stats]
Adelaide0.15.56.79.14 68 Sun 5-Jul-1998 2:40 pm Football Park38,430
Hawthorn2.42.54.114.11 35 Adelaide won by 33 points[Stats]
Fremantle4.26.66.710.9 69 Sun 5-Jul-1998 3:20 pm Subiaco Oval21,042
Sydney3.18.39.413.4 82 Sydney won by 13 points[Stats]

Round 16[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Adelaide6.17.311.416.5 101 Fri 17-Jul-1998 8:40 pm Football Park42,713
Carlton1.68.711.716.9 105 Carlton won by 4 points[Stats]
Geelong3.34.77.1310.16 76 Sat 18-Jul-1998 2:10 pm Kardinia Park26,879
St. Kilda3.27.39.715.10 100 St. Kilda won by 24 points[Stats]
Melbourne4.27.511.616.10 106 Sat 18-Jul-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.20,365
Fremantle5.27.310.513.5 83 Melbourne won by 23 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs11.215.522.927.15 177 Sat 18-Jul-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park16,131
Brisbane1.16.310.313.8 86 Western Bulldogs won by 91 points[Stats]
Hawthorn0.61.72.104.14 38 Sat 18-Jul-1998 7:40 pm Waverley Park39,325
Collingwood2.18.514.719.10 124 Collingwood won by 86 points[Stats]
Essendon6.37.510.614.10 94 Sun 19-Jul-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.83,773
Richmond2.36.1110.1310.15 75 Essendon won by 19 points[Stats]
Sydney5.56.613.818.10 118 Sun 19-Jul-1998 2:40 pm S.C.G.29,325
Port Adelaide2.46.108.1212.12 84 Sydney won by 34 points[Stats]
West Coast4.46.69.1011.14 80 Sun 19-Jul-1998 3:20 pm Subiaco Oval36,463
North Melbourne3.29.811.1213.16 94 North Melbourne won by 14 points[Stats]

Round 17[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fremantle4.66.89.1114.14 98 Fri 24-Jul-1998 8:40 pm Subiaco Oval18,876
Adelaide1.15.410.515.7 97 Fremantle won by 1 point[Stats]
Carlton7.618.825.829.11 185 Sat 25-Jul-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park26,911
Western Bulldogs3.19.411.1015.15 105 Carlton won by 80 points[Stats]
Collingwood1.24.56.119.11 65 Sat 25-Jul-1998 2:10 pm Victoria Park23,293
West Coast2.55.710.713.8 86 West Coast won by 21 points[Stats]
North Melbourne5.49.812.1422.20 152 Sat 25-Jul-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.36,042
Melbourne2.47.611.713.9 87 North Melbourne won by 65 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide8.012.415.518.11 119 Sat 25-Jul-1998 8:40 pm Football Park30,104
Hawthorn6.210.311.715.8 98 Port Adelaide won by 21 points[Stats]
Brisbane4.07.210.314.5 89 Sun 26-Jul-1998 2:10 pm Gabba15,475
Sydney5.711.1215.1522.17 149 Sydney won by 60 points[Stats]
Richmond2.14.47.610.7 67 Sun 26-Jul-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.44,222
Geelong3.66.86.98.10 58 Richmond won by 9 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.46.69.813.9 87 Sun 26-Jul-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park50,778
Essendon3.36.512.614.6 90 Essendon won by 3 points[Stats]

Round 18[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood2.43.67.710.7 67 Fri 31-Jul-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.40,832
Western Bulldogs1.29.411.1116.14 110 Western Bulldogs won by 43 points[Stats]
North Melbourne2.39.1112.1518.23 131 Sat 1-Aug-1998 11:40 am Manuka Oval11,321
Port Adelaide3.54.88.1310.16 76 North Melbourne won by 55 points[Stats]
Geelong1.22.58.1412.15 87 Sat 1-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Kardinia Park23,137
Sydney7.115.316.419.7 121 Sydney won by 34 points[Stats]
Melbourne7.413.1018.1422.19 151 Sat 1-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.16,518
Brisbane1.13.47.58.8 56 Melbourne won by 95 points[Stats]
Adelaide5.210.1016.1719.23 137 Sat 1-Aug-1998 8:40 pm Football Park40,670
St. Kilda3.36.78.710.7 67 Adelaide won by 70 points[Stats]
Essendon1.44.76.1012.12 84 Sun 2-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.70,969
Carlton0.55.68.1011.12 78 Essendon won by 6 points[Stats]
Hawthorn4.38.510.710.10 70 Sun 2-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park37,297
Richmond1.02.22.74.10 34 Hawthorn won by 36 points[Stats]
West Coast3.37.410.515.9 99 Sun 2-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Subiaco Oval37,145
Fremantle5.26.47.98.12 60 West Coast won by 39 points[Stats]

Round 19[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Brisbane3.14.68.812.14 86 Fri 7-Aug-1998 7:40 pm Gabba14,973
North Melbourne4.38.1111.2115.23 113 North Melbourne won by 27 points[Stats]
Melbourne4.18.615.1316.17 113 Sat 8-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.39,704
Carlton3.36.86.118.16 64 Melbourne won by 49 points[Stats]
St. Kilda4.35.47.610.9 69 Sat 8-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park32,286
Hawthorn3.310.716.1319.14 128 Hawthorn won by 59 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs2.58.810.1413.18 96 Sat 8-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Princes Park17,535
Geelong2.48.59.914.13 97 Geelong won by 1 point[Stats]
Fremantle2.27.610.1012.14 86 Sat 8-Aug-1998 8:40 pm Subiaco Oval28,444
Essendon7.39.816.918.11 119 Essendon won by 33 points[Stats]
Richmond4.35.77.712.14 86 Sun 9-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.57,303
Collingwood2.34.57.99.13 67 Richmond won by 19 points[Stats]
Sydney5.27.49.710.14 74 Sun 9-Aug-1998 2:40 pm S.C.G.30,934
West Coast1.54.87.99.14 68 Sydney won by 6 points[Stats]
Adelaide5.07.515.822.12 144 Sun 9-Aug-1998 3:20 pm Football Park46,850
Port Adelaide1.33.77.810.10 70 Adelaide won by 74 points[Stats]

Round 20[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
North Melbourne2.57.1214.1722.19 151 Fri 14-Aug-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.19,429
Fremantle2.25.37.47.5 47 North Melbourne won by 104 points[Stats]
Essendon6.610.813.1316.13 109 Sat 15-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.64,480
Collingwood3.09.313.614.15 99 Essendon won by 10 points[Stats]
Geelong1.13.24.56.8 44 Sat 15-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Kardinia Park22,384
Adelaide2.14.59.818.10 118 Adelaide won by 74 points[Stats]
Western Bulldogs6.06.311.615.9 99 Sat 15-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park32,577
Sydney3.27.513.615.7 97 Western Bulldogs won by 2 points[Stats]
Brisbane3.33.105.127.17 59 Sat 15-Aug-1998 7:40 pm Gabba14,738
Hawthorn4.54.98.1313.16 94 Hawthorn won by 35 points[Stats]
Carlton4.97.1414.1619.20 134 Sun 16-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.42,120
St. Kilda2.46.810.1415.14 104 Carlton won by 30 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide3.54.106.1010.11 71 Sun 16-Aug-1998 2:40 pm Football Park28,660
Melbourne1.23.59.714.10 94 Melbourne won by 23 points[Stats]
West Coast1.68.1014.1316.16 112 Sun 16-Aug-1998 3:20 pm Subiaco Oval37,920
Richmond2.25.48.511.7 73 West Coast won by 39 points[Stats]

Round 21[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon4.37.610.813.12 90 Fri 21-Aug-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.67,157
Western Bulldogs4.56.1010.1714.17 101 Western Bulldogs won by 11 points[Stats]
Richmond5.312.615.924.11 155 Sat 22-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.27,912
Brisbane1.44.67.911.12 78 Richmond won by 77 points[Stats]
St. Kilda4.14.37.89.9 63 Sat 22-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park26,895
West Coast0.03.36.87.13 55 St. Kilda won by 8 points[Stats]
Adelaide4.35.59.1013.14 92 Sat 22-Aug-1998 8:40 pm Football Park43,297
North Melbourne6.98.129.1614.21 105 North Melbourne won by 13 points[Stats]
Collingwood1.22.65.108.15 63 Sun 23-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.60,741
Carlton3.67.1112.1417.16 118 Carlton won by 55 points[Stats]
Fremantle1.44.76.1010.11 71 Sun 23-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Subiaco Oval20,412
Port Adelaide5.37.512.719.10 124 Port Adelaide won by 53 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.25.98.1211.18 84 Sun 23-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park28,833
Geelong2.34.75.118.15 63 Hawthorn won by 21 points[Stats]
Melbourne3.36.611.817.12 114 Mon 24-Aug-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.52,614
Sydney2.44.56.712.11 83 Melbourne won by 31 points[Stats]

Round 22[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
North Melbourne2.35.410.817.11 113 Fri 28-Aug-1998 7:40 pm M.C.G.68,050
Western Bulldogs4.68.811.1016.12 108 North Melbourne won by 5 points[Stats]
Geelong4.59.814.919.13 127 Sat 29-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.61,089
Essendon6.010.315.618.9 117 Geelong won by 10 points[Stats]
Hawthorn4.38.511.1422.17 149 Sat 29-Aug-1998 2:10 pm Waverley Park39,735
Fremantle1.25.58.69.6 60 Hawthorn won by 89 points[Stats]
Brisbane0.63.128.1612.20 92 Sat 29-Aug-1998 7:40 pm Gabba14,993
St. Kilda2.46.78.1013.13 91 Brisbane won by 1 point[Stats]
West Coast2.24.56.512.9 81 Sat 29-Aug-1998 8:40 pm Subiaco Oval37,388
Adelaide3.45.68.1215.16 106 Adelaide won by 25 points[Stats]
Melbourne5.56.1012.1419.19 133 Sun 30-Aug-1998 2:10 pm M.C.G.76,387
Richmond1.24.36.98.9 57 Melbourne won by 76 points[Stats]
Sydney3.37.715.818.11 119 Sun 30-Aug-1998 2:40 pm S.C.G.35,814
Collingwood4.27.612.716.11 107 Sydney won by 12 points[Stats]
Port Adelaide4.26.58.1012.12 84 Sun 30-Aug-1998 3:20 pm Football Park34,518
Carlton9.312.517.521.12 138 Carlton won by 54 points[Stats]

1998 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 North Melbourne 22 16 6 0 2486 2117 117.43 64
2 Western Bulldogs 22 15 7 0 2353 2019 116.54 60
3 Sydney 22 14 8 0 2283 2143 106.53 56
4 Melbourne 22 14 8 0 2009 1956 102.71 56
5 Adelaide 22 13 9 0 2172 1763 123.20 52
6 St. Kilda 22 13 9 0 2148 2104 102.09 52
7 West Coast 22 12 10 0 1940 1773 109.42 48
8 Essendon 22 12 10 0 2250 2071 108.64 48
9 Richmond 22 12 10 0 2018 1926 104.78 48
10 Port Adelaide 22 9 12 1 1928 2017 95.59 38
11 Carlton 22 9 13 0 2018 2109 95.69 36
12 Geelong 22 9 13 0 1777 1963 90.53 36
13 Hawthorn 22 8 14 0 1992 2083 95.63 32
14 Collingwood 22 7 15 0 1968 2167 90.82 28
15 Fremantle 22 7 15 0 1739 2277 76.37 28
16 Brisbane 22 5 16 1 1860 2453 75.83 22
  H&A 176 175 175 1 32941 32941 100.00 704
  Finals 9 9 9 0 1623 1623 100.00 36
  Total 185 184 184 1 34564 34564 100.00 740

Fourth Qualifying Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon2.43.65.118.12 60 Fri 4-Sep-1998 7:45 pm M.C.G.71,154
North Melbourne1.12.78.1211.16 82 North Melbourne won by 22 points[Stats]

First Qualifying Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Melbourne6.69.816.917.13 115 Sat 5-Sep-1998 2:30 pm M.C.G.60,817
Adelaide2.24.47.89.13 67 Melbourne won by 48 points[Stats]

Second Qualifying Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Sydney4.29.811.1112.17 89 Sat 5-Sep-1998 7:45 pm S.C.G.36,076
St. Kilda3.16.411.813.9 87 Sydney won by 2 points[Stats]

Third Qualifying Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Western Bulldogs5.08.714.1118.13 121 Sun 6-Sep-1998 2:30 pm M.C.G.43,025
West Coast1.14.45.67.9 51 Western Bulldogs won by 70 points[Stats]

First Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Melbourne1.56.119.1515.17 107 Sat 12-Sep-1998 2:30 pm M.C.G.88,456
St. Kilda2.34.65.107.14 56 Melbourne won by 51 points[Stats]

Second Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Sydney3.14.45.610.7 67 Sat 12-Sep-1998 7:45 pm S.C.G.37,498
Adelaide4.37.510.714.10 94 Adelaide won by 27 points[Stats]

Second Preliminary Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Melbourne3.66.89.1112.12 84 Fri 18-Sep-1998 7:45 pm M.C.G.73,719
North Melbourne4.18.413.817.12 114 North Melbourne won by 30 points[Stats]

First Preliminary Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Western Bulldogs2.57.109.1313.15 93 Sat 19-Sep-1998 2:30 pm M.C.G.67,557
Adelaide5.613.818.1124.17 161 Adelaide won by 68 points[Stats]

Grand Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
North Melbourne4.46.158.158.22 70 Sat 26-Sep-1998 2:50 pm M.C.G.94,431
Adelaide3.24.39.1115.15 105 Adelaide won by 35 points[Report]  [Stats]

Footnotes

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