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KEY FACTS

Official name
Geelong Football Club

Known as
Geelong

Nickname
Cats

Formed
1859

Colours
Navy blue and white

Associated clubs
Geelong Reserves; Geelong WFC; Geelong WFC (VFLW)

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1896

Home Ground
Kardinia Park

AFL Premierships
2007, 2009, 2011 (3 total)

VFL Premierships
1925, 1931, 1937, 1951-2, 1963 (6 total)

VFA Premierships
1878-9-80, 1882-3-4, 1886 (7 total)

Senior Premierships
V/AFL Night Series - 1961, 2006, 2009 (3 total); McClelland Trophy: 1952, 1954, 1962-63, 1980-81, 1992, 2007-8, 2019 (10 total)

Most Games
334 - Joel Selwood (2007-current)

Most Goals
1021 - Gary Ablett snr (1984-1996)

League Top Goalkickers
E.James (27) 1897 & (31) 1899; L.Hagger (78) 1925; G.Moloney (109) 1932; L.White (86) 1948; G.Goninon (86) 1951; N.Rayson (80) 1955; D.Wade (68) 1962, (96) 1967 & (127) 1969; L.Donohue (105) 1976; G.Ablett senior (129) 1994 & (122) 1995; T. Hawkins (42) 2020 (10 winners/14 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Edward 'Carji' Greeves 1924; Bernie Smith 1951; Alistair Lord 1962; Paul Couch 1989; Jimmy Bartel 2007; Gary Ablett jnr 2009; Patrick Dangerfield 2016 (7 total)

Headquarters
Kardinia Park (GMHBA) La Trobe Terrace, Geelong, VIC 3220

Postal Address
PO Box 461, Geelong, VIC, 3220

Phone: 1300 462 287 

Website
geelongcats.com.au

Geelong



"Inspired by Dick Reynolds, Essendon got within five points late in the final term of the 1951 Grand Final, but Geelong was able to steady and pull away to secure an 11-point victory, 11.15 (81) to 10.10 (70). Under Reg Hickey, Geelong has developed into a marvellous team. Indeed, with Bernie Smith having won the Brownlow, and George Goninon having been the league's top goal kicker, the Cats had secured a prestigious treble which only Collingwood had previously accomplished ... "

John Devaney assesses the Cats from Kardinia Park, forever football's great entertainers

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2022 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Geelong's 2022 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Geelong 7.512.917.1420.18 138 WON Essendon 2.13.36.311.6 72 66 MCG Mar 19 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 A Geelong 2.46.78.1310.17 77 LOST Sydney 4.311.315.417.5 107 -30 SCG Mar 25 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
3 A Geelong 2.36.49.616.8 104 WON Collingwood 3.74.1113.1213.13 91 13 MCG Apr 2 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
4 H Geelong 2.27.69.811.14 80 WON Brisbane 2.26.310.311.4 70 10 KAR Apr 8 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
5 A Geelong 1.46.611.1011.14 80 LOST Hawthorn 5.38.410.414.8 92 -12 MCG Apr 18 (Mon, 3:20) Scores
6 A Geelong 3.77.1113.1517.19 121 WON North Melbourne 1.22.44.59.7 61 60 BEL Apr 24 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
7 H Geelong 5.05.16.310.6 66 LOST Fremantle 3.34.78.810.9 69 -3 KAR Apr 30 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
8 A Geelong 4.36.78.1112.16 88 WON Greater Western Sydney 2.23.53.94.11 35 53 MAN May 7 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
9 A Geelong 4.36.88.1011.14 80 LOST St. Kilda 2.24.411.813.12 90 -10 DOC May 14 (Sat, 4:05) Scores
10 H Geelong 3.64.89.1111.16 82 WON Port Adelaide 2.15.36.37.5 47 35 KAR May 21 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
11 H Geelong 2.48.511.515.7 97 WON Adelaide 0.63.76.117.13 55 42 KAR May 28 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
12 A Geelong 7.28.68.812.11 83 WON Western Bulldogs 1.54.66.910.10 70 13 DOC Jun 3 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
13 Geelong       Bye        
14 A Geelong 4.46.511.612.9 81 WON West Coast 2.36.58.69.9 63 18 PER Jun 18 (Sat, 2:35) Scores
15 H Geelong 5.28.59.813.11 89 WON Richmond 2.05.310.713.8 86 3 MCG Jun 25 (Sat, 4:35) Scores
16 H Geelong 3.58.815.1221.18 144 WON North Melbourne 3.14.15.15.2 32 112 KAR Jul 2 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
17 H Geelong 3.35.88.1212.19 91 WON Melbourne 3.15.47.69.9 63 28 KAR Jul 7 (Thu, 7:20) Scores
18 A Geelong 3.47.610.812.13 85 WON Carlton 4.15.16.38.7 55 30 MCG Jul 16 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
19 A Geelong 5.111.312.616.10 106 WON Port Adelaide 4.35.513.714.10 94 12 ADO Jul 23 (Sat, 4:05) Scores
20 H Geelong 1.24.612.814.10 94 WON Western Bulldogs 4.36.56.89.12 66 28 KAR Jul 30 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
21 H Geelong 6.48.512.717.8 110 WON St. Kilda 3.07.17.410.5 65 45 KAR Aug 6 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
22 A Geelong        vs Gold Coast          CRR Aug 13 (Sat, 4:35)  
23 H Geelong        vs West Coast          KAR Aug 20 (Sat, 4:35)  
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2022 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
30 Atkins, Tom 20 200 10.0 170 8.5 370 18.5 59 3.0 0 0.0 117 5.9 28 17 4 0.2 2 26
24 Bews, Jed 18 106 5.9 89 4.9 195 10.8 63 3.5 0 0.0 37 2.1 7 11 1 0.1 1 7
46 Blicavs, Mark 19 148 7.8 172 9.1 320 16.8 80 4.2 283 14.9 95 5.0 27 26 5 0.3 5 35
5 Cameron, Jeremy 20 225 11.3 95 4.8 320 16.0 118 5.9 1 0.1 27 1.4 20 25 56 2.8 29 365
15 Ceglar, Jonathon 2 6 3.0 5 2.5 11 5.5 0 0.0 18 9.0 1 0.5 0 2 0 0.0 0 0
45 Close, Brad 20 143 7.2 160 8.0 303 15.2 69 3.5 0 0.0 76 3.8 23 11 20 1.0 19 139
40 Dahlhaus, Luke 10 40 4.0 64 6.4 104 10.4 20 2.0 0 0.0 19 1.9 10 2 3 0.3 2 20
35 Dangerfield, Patrick 13 149 11.5 132 10.2 281 21.6 43 3.3 0 0.0 35 2.7 16 19 6 0.5 8 44
16 De Koning, Sam 18 112 6.2 112 6.2 224 12.4 97 5.4 4 0.2 6 0.3 19 8 0 0.0 0 0
28 Dempsey, Oliver 2 5 2.5 14 7.0 19 9.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 4 1 1 0.5 1 7
22 Duncan, Mitch 19 300 15.8 139 7.3 439 23.1 156 8.2 0 0.0 26 1.4 12 16 7 0.4 6 48
31 Evans, Francis 5 14 2.8 24 4.8 38 7.6 8 1.6 0 0.0 7 1.4 3 0 1 0.2 0 6
39 Guthrie, Zach 16 170 10.6 71 4.4 241 15.1 94 5.9 0 0.0 34 2.1 16 11 4 0.3 2 26
29 Guthrie, Cameron 20 256 12.8 258 12.9 514 25.7 74 3.7 0 0.0 107 5.4 23 20 8 0.4 10 58
26 Hawkins, Tom 20 175 8.8 85 4.3 260 13.0 114 5.7 69 3.5 27 1.4 13 23 54 2.7 33 357
38 Henry, Jack 12 80 6.7 48 4.0 128 10.7 54 4.5 5 0.4 20 1.7 7 7 3 0.3 1 19
4 Higgins, Shaun 5 41 8.2 42 8.4 83 16.6 15 3.0 0 0.0 19 3.8 7 5 1 0.2 1 7
9 Holmes, Max 14 117 8.4 92 6.6 209 14.9 52 3.7 0 0.0 32 2.3 4 10 9 0.6 3 57
10 Knevitt, Mitch 2 10 5.0 12 6.0 22 11.0 8 4.0 0 0.0 3 1.5 1 1 0 0.0 2 2
8 Kolodjashnij, Jake 18 129 7.2 89 4.9 218 12.1 78 4.3 0 0.0 27 1.5 12 20 2 0.1 0 12
27 Menegola, Sam 6 73 12.2 33 5.5 106 17.7 23 3.8 0 0.0 7 1.2 4 6 4 0.7 4 28
32 Miers, Gryan 17 133 7.8 108 6.4 241 14.2 60 3.5 0 0.0 40 2.4 10 9 8 0.5 12 60
19 Narkle, Quinton 8 40 5.0 28 3.5 68 8.5 21 2.6 0 0.0 8 1.0 1 4 4 0.5 3 27
33 Neale, Shannon 2 4 2.0 9 4.5 13 6.5 3 1.5 14 7.0 4 2.0 1 2 0 0.0 0 0
42 O'Connor, Mark 17 140 8.2 89 5.2 229 13.5 67 3.9 0 0.0 50 2.9 11 8 0 0.0 4 4
3 Parfitt, Brandan 14 132 9.4 152 10.9 284 20.3 26 1.9 0 0.0 72 5.1 19 21 2 0.1 4 16
17 Ratugolea, Esava 3 11 3.7 8 2.7 19 6.3 6 2.0 13 4.3 7 2.3 2 2 0 0.0 0 0
23 Rohan, Gary 7 39 5.6 19 2.7 58 8.3 16 2.3 0 0.0 24 3.4 9 2 7 1.0 4 46
14 Selwood, Joel 16 176 11.0 171 10.7 347 21.7 47 2.9 0 0.0 70 4.4 31 27 3 0.2 2 20
7 Smith, Isaac 20 277 13.9 149 7.5 426 21.3 131 6.6 0 0.0 25 1.3 6 9 11 0.6 14 80
1 Stanley, Rhys 16 130 8.1 86 5.4 216 13.5 56 3.5 338 21.1 27 1.7 28 29 3 0.2 2 20
18 Stengle, Tyson 20 200 10.0 89 4.5 289 14.5 63 3.2 0 0.0 46 2.3 14 15 39 2.0 22 256
12 Stephens, Cooper 7 36 5.1 40 5.7 76 10.9 14 2.0 0 0.0 11 1.6 3 6 0 0.0 0 0
44 Stewart, Tom 15 278 18.5 91 6.1 369 24.6 117 7.8 1 0.1 29 1.9 13 22 0 0.0 0 0
2 Tuohy, Zach 19 279 14.7 139 7.3 418 22.0 92 4.8 0 0.0 36 1.9 15 9 7 0.4 4 46
Totals 460 4374 9.5 3084 6.7 7458 16.2 1944 4.2 746 1.6 1173 2.6 419 406 273 0.6 200 1838
 

Footnotes

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