Footscray historical data

HISTORY

Joined VFL: (VFA: 1885-1924), 2014
Premiers: 1898, 1899, 1900, 1908, 1913, 1919, 1920, 1923, 1924, 2014, 2016 (11)
Runners Up:
VFL Club Champions:
JJ Liston Trophy Winner:
Norm Goss Memorial Medallist: Brett Goodes (2014), Lin Jong (2016)
‘Frosty’ Miller Medallist:
Games Record Holder: Jordan Russell (77)
Goals Record Holder: Jack Redpath (73)
Longest Winning Sequence: 8
Longest Losing Sequence: 3 (2016)

 

LEADERSHIP

YEAR COACH CAPTAIN BEST & FAIREST
2014 C Maple N Lower / L Markovic B Goodes
2015 A Hansen M Austin / J Russell B Prismall
2016 A Hansen J Russell J Russell
2017 S Grace J Russell  N Jamieson

 

DRAFTEES

2016 Ben Long (St Kilda) 4, Mitch Hannan (Melbourne) 20
2017 Billy Gowers* (Western Bulldogs)

 

REPRESENTATIVE PLAYERS

2014 Nick Lower
2016 Lauchlan Dalgleish, Will Hayes, Jordan Russell (Captain)
2017 Nick Jamieson

 

TEAM OF THE YEAR

2014 Nick Lower
2015 Jordan Russell
2016 Jordan Russell
2017 Nick Jamieson

 

HIGHS & LOWS

AGAINST HIGHEST YEAR LOWEST YEAR
Box Hill Hawks 16.13 (109) 2014 7.15 (57) 2015
Casey Demons 13.19 (97) 2016 8.10 (58) 2016
Coburg 18.9 (117) 2017 7.13 (55) 2015
Collingwood 27.19 (181) 2016 8.9 (57) 2015
Essendon 17.14 (116) 2014 10.13 (73) 2017
Frankston 21.17 (143) 2015 13.12 (90) 2014
Geelong 17.13 (115) 2015 9.13 (67) 2016
Northern Blues 21.15 (141) 2015 10.11 (71) 2016
Port Melbourne 20.10 (130) 2014 11.11 (77) 2016
Richmond 26.9 (165) 2014 7.18 (60) 2016
Sandringham 19.24 (138) 2017 12.17 (89) 2016
Werribee 18.19 (127) 2016 9.11 (65) 2015
Williamstown 14.11 (95) 2014 2.11 (23) 2017

 

ALL-TIME HIGHS & LOWS

Highest score: 33.16 (214) vs Bendigo 2014
Lowest score: 2.11 (23) vs Williamstown 2017

Includes former VFA/VFL teams.

 

HEAD TO HEAD

VERSUS PLAYED WON LOST DRAWN
Box Hill Hawks 6 2 4 0
Casey Demons 6 4 2 0
Coburg 4 2 2 0
Collingwood 6 4 2 0
Essendon 9 6 3 0
Frankston 3 3 0 0
Geelong 6 5 1 0
Northern Blues 5 3 2 0
Port Melbourne 6 4 2 0
Richmond 6 5 1 0
Sandringham 5 3 2 0
Werribee 6 5 1 0
Williamstown 8 3 5 0
Total Versus Existing Clubs 76 49 27 0
OVERALL TOTAL 83 55 28 0

The overall total figures include matches against past VFA/VFL clubs.  All figures are calculated from Division 1 matches only.

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