Fitzroy Football Club

full club name: Fitzroy Football Club
about: the Fitzory Lions merged with the Brisbane Bears to form the Brisbane Lions in 1996.
nickname: Lions
mascot: Lion
club colors: maroon/red, yellow, blue
first season: 1883
home ground: originally the Brunswick Street Oval
city base: Melbourne
premierships: 1898, 1899, 1904, 1905, 1913, 1916, 1922, 1944
Brownlow medalists: Haydn Bunton, Sr. – 1931, 1932, 1935
Wilfred Smallhorn – 1933
Dinny Ryan – 1936
Allan Ruthven – 1950
Kevin Murray – 1969
Bernie Quinlan – 1981 (co-winner with Barry Round)
leading goal kickers Jimmy Freake – 1915
Jack Moriarty – 1924
Bernie Quinlan – 1983, 1984
wooden spoons: 1916?, 1936, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1980, 1995, 1996

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