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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        vs Adelaide          KAR May 28 (Sat, 1:45)  
12 A Geelong        vs Western Bulldogs          DOC Jun 3 (Fri, 7:50)  
13 Geelong       Bye        
14 A Geelong        vs West Coast          PER Jun 18 (Sat, 2:35)  
15 H Geelong        vs Richmond          MCG Jun 25 (Sat, 4:35)  
16 H Geelong        vs North Melbourne          KAR Jul 2 (Sat, 7:25)  
17 H Geelong        vs Melbourne          KAR Jul 7 (Thu, 7:20)  
18 A Geelong        vs Carlton          MCG Jul 16 (Sat, 7:25)  
19 A Geelong        vs Port Adelaide          ADO Jul 23 (Sat, 4:05)  
20 H Geelong        vs Western Bulldogs          KAR Jul 30 (Sat, 2:10)  
21 H Geelong        vs St. Kilda          KAR Aug 6 (Sat, 2:10)  
22 A Geelong        vs Gold Coast          CRR Aug 13 (Sat, 2:10)  
23 H Geelong        vs West Coast          KAR Aug 20 (Sat, 2:10)  
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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 10 97 9.7 83 8.3 180 18.0 39 3.9 0 0.0 38 3.8 12 3 1 0.1 1 7
24 Bews, Jed 8 33 4.1 36 4.5 69 8.6 8 1.0 0 0.0 17 2.1 4 6 1 0.1 1 7
46 Blicavs, Mark 10 81 8.1 85 8.5 166 16.6 45 4.5 154 15.4 50 5.0 19 10 3 0.3 3 21
5 Cameron, Jeremy 10 108 10.8 39 3.9 147 14.7 57 5.7 0 0.0 14 1.4 10 13 28 2.8 15 183
45 Close, Brad 10 68 6.8 85 8.5 153 15.3 34 3.4 0 0.0 27 2.7 10 6 10 1.0 10 70
40 Dahlhaus, Luke 7 30 4.3 39 5.6 69 9.9 17 2.4 0 0.0 9 1.3 3 2 3 0.4 2 20
35 Dangerfield, Patrick 8 89 11.1 83 10.4 172 21.5 25 3.1 0 0.0 22 2.8 11 12 3 0.4 4 22
16 De Koning, Sam 9 39 4.3 71 7.9 110 12.2 40 4.4 4 0.4 3 0.3 7 4 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 9 128 14.2 63 7.0 191 21.2 71 7.9 0 0.0 15 1.7 7 10 2 0.2 3 15
31 Evans, Francis 3 11 3.7 18 6.0 29 9.7 7 2.3 0 0.0 4 1.3 2 0 1 0.3 0 6
39 Guthrie, Zach 6 61 10.2 34 5.7 95 15.8 29 4.8 0 0.0 13 2.2 7 4 1 0.2 0 6
29 Guthrie, Cameron 10 112 11.2 140 14.0 252 25.2 37 3.7 0 0.0 45 4.5 11 9 3 0.3 3 21
26 Hawkins, Tom 10 81 8.1 44 4.4 125 12.5 54 5.4 36 3.6 13 1.3 6 11 29 2.9 18 192
38 Henry, Jack 5 27 5.4 19 3.8 46 9.2 17 3.4 0 0.0 8 1.6 3 6 0 0.0 0 0
4 Higgins, Shaun 4 41 10.3 37 9.3 78 19.5 13 3.3 0 0.0 19 4.8 7 5 1 0.3 1 7
9 Holmes, Max 7 51 7.3 49 7.0 100 14.3 16 2.3 0 0.0 14 2.0 0 7 4 0.6 1 25
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 10 78 7.8 52 5.2 130 13.0 44 4.4 0 0.0 17 1.7 9 11 2 0.2 0 12
32 Miers, Gryan 7 49 7.0 44 6.3 93 13.3 29 4.1 0 0.0 15 2.1 4 7 1 0.1 5 11
19 Narkle, Quinton 4 26 6.5 24 6.0 50 12.5 15 3.8 0 0.0 5 1.3 1 1 2 0.5 2 14
42 O'Connor, Mark 7 67 9.6 42 6.0 109 15.6 27 3.9 0 0.0 22 3.1 4 5 0 0.0 3 3
3 Parfitt, Brandan 10 100 10.0 104 10.4 204 20.4 17 1.7 0 0.0 52 5.2 14 15 2 0.2 3 15
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 1 3 3.0 4 4.0 7 7.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 5 5.0 0 1 0 0.0 1 1
14 Selwood, Joel 8 92 11.5 90 11.3 182 22.8 20 2.5 0 0.0 32 4.0 16 12 2 0.3 1 13
7 Smith, Isaac 10 145 14.5 77 7.7 222 22.2 61 6.1 0 0.0 17 1.7 5 5 3 0.3 9 27
1 Stanley, Rhys 8 66 8.3 40 5.0 106 13.3 29 3.6 170 21.3 11 1.4 13 16 2 0.3 1 13
18 Stengle, Tyson 10 97 9.7 46 4.6 143 14.3 28 2.8 0 0.0 26 2.6 10 8 20 2.0 14 134
12 Stephens, Cooper 3 19 6.3 16 5.3 35 11.7 9 3.0 0 0.0 3 1.0 1 3 0 0.0 0 0
44 Stewart, Tom 9 170 18.9 65 7.2 235 26.1 71 7.9 1 0.1 20 2.2 9 16 0 0.0 0 0
2 Tuohy, Zach 10 148 14.8 76 7.6 224 22.4 46 4.6 0 0.0 13 1.3 6 7 4 0.4 1 25
Totals 230 2143 9.3 1639 7.1 3782 16.4 920 4.0 378 1.6 561 2.4 218 219 129 0.6 105 879
 

Footnotes

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