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Aylett set to move to rookie list

Essendon Football Club has delisted young midfielder Kurt Aylett ahead of next month’s AFL National Draft.

8:27pm  Oct 30, 2014

2015 Fixture response

Essendon chief executive Xavier Campbell said Essendon fans were the big winners from the fixture released today.

2:01pm  Oct 30, 2014

Antler guest visits the Bombers

Essendon Football Club chief executive Xavier Campbell today welcomed Antler UK chief executive David Sharman to the club.

1:40pm  Oct 30, 2014

Leading Essendon Goal Kickers

To end of Season 2011

PLAYER GOALS YEARS
Matthew LLOYD 926 1995 - 2009
Simon MADDEN 575 1974 - 92
John COLEMAN 537 1949 - 54
Paul SALMON 522 1983 - 95; 2002
Bill HUTCHISON 492 1942 - 57
Scott LUCAS 471 1996 - 2009
Terry DANIHER 448 1978 - 92
Dick REYNOLDS 443 1933 - 51
Alan NOONAN 420 1966 - 76
Keith FORBES 415 1928 - 37
Ted FREYER 372 1929 - 37
Tom REYNOLDS 361 1937 - 44
James HIRD 343 1992 - 2007
Tim WATSON 335 1977 - 91, 1994
Darren BEWICK 332 1988 - 2000
Hugh MITCHELL 306 1953 - 67
John BIRT 303 1957 - 67
Paul VANDER HAAR 278 1977 - 90
Gordon LANE 256 1940 - 49
Mark MERCURI 241 1992 - 2004
Robin CLOSE 233 1966 - 78
Geoff BLETHYN 216 1968 - 72, 1976
Ted FORDHAM 214 1961 - 69
Ron EVANS 209 1958 - 62
Alan EZARD 200 1983 - 93

 

ALL AUSTRALIAN SELECTION

1953 J Coleman, J Clarke, W Hutchison
1956 J Clarke, W Hutchison
1958 R Burgess, J Clarke
1972 J Williams
1983 S Madden, T Daniher
1984 T Daniher, S Madden, R Merrett, L Baker (WA)
1985 T Daniher (Capt), M Harvey, R Merrett, G Foulds, L Baker (WA)
1987 S Madden, P Salmon
1988 P Salmon, S Madden, T Daniher (NSW)
1991 A Daniher
1992 G Wanganeen
1993 G Wanganeen, M Harvey, K Sheedy (Coach)
1995 G Wanganeen, M Long, J Hird
1996 J Hird
1998 S Wellman, M Lloyd
1999 M Mercuri, M Lloyd
2000 D Hardwick, D Fletcher, J Hird, M Lloyd
2001 M Lloyd, J Hird, J Johnson, S Wellman
2003 J Hird, M Lloyd
2004 A McPhee
2007 D Fletcher
2012 J Watson

Most Games

To end of season 2012

PLAYER GAMES YEARS
Simon MADDEN 378 1974 - 92
Dustin FLETCHER 365 1993 -
Dick REYNOLDS 320 1933 - 51
Tim WATSON 307 1977 - 91, 1993 - 94
Garry FOULDS 300 1974 - 89
Terry DANIHER 294 1978 - 92
Bill HUTCHISON 290 1942 - 57
Matthew LLOYD 270 1995 - 2009
Scott LUCAS 270 1996 - 2009
Don MCKENZIE 266 1960 - 74
Ken FLETCHER 264 1967 - 80
Jack CLARKE 263 1951 - 67
James HIRD 253 1992 - 2007
Darren BEWICK 238 1988 - 2000
Joe MISITI 234 1992 - 2004
Mark MCVEIGH 229 1999 -
Hugh MITCHELL 224 1953 - 67
Paul SALMON 224 1983 - 95, 2002
Barry DAVIS 218 1961 - 72
Gary O'DONNELL 206 1987 - 96
Mark HARVEY 206 1984 - 96
Mark MERCURI 204 1992 - 2004
Mark THOMPSON 202 1983 - 96
Paul VANDER HAAR 201 1977 - 90
Glenn HAWKER 200 1978 - 88

 

Brownlow Medallists

Dick Reynolds 1934 (19 votes), 1937 (27 votes), 1938 (18 votes)
Bill Hutchison 1952 (21 votes), 1953 (26 votes)
Graham Moss 1976 (46 votes - both umpires 3-2-1)
Gavin Wanganeen 1993 (18 votes)
James Hird 1996 (21 votes)
Jobe Watson 2012 (30 votes)