The following men have captained and vice-captained Melbourne.
* Denotes a captain/coach
(Incomplete. All multiple VC's or leadership groups from 2002-2012 and 2014)
- Keith Truscott was named as stand-in captain in Round 2, 1942 despite captain/coach Percy Beames also playing
- Cameron Bruce and James McDonald were named as co-caretaker captains after David Neitz retired in 2008.
- Nathan Jones was made co-captain on 09/05/2013 when Jack Grimes was injured
- Colin Garland was made vice-captain on 09/05/2013 when Nathan Jones was temporarily elevated to co-captain.
The Argus - 16/05/1898
Examiner - 07/09/1910
Football Record 1923
Football Record 1933
"Melbourne FC appointments" - The Argus 17/02/1944
"Jones and Garland earn elevated leadership roles" - melbournefc.com.au 09/05/2013