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John Leahy

Image DOB: 7 March 1941
Died: 23 November 1980

Debut: Round 12, 1961 against Fitzroy at MCG
Last Game: Round 13, 1961 against Hawthorn at Glenferrie Oval

Games: 2
Goals: 0
Career Statistics

WinsDrawsLossesWinning %
0110.0


From: North Albury

Number: 30 1961

Honours:
Thirds Leading Goalkicker - 1959
Under 19s Best and Fairest - 1960

Joining his brothers Brian and Terry at the Demons, John was on the list in 1959 and 1960 as number 40 but was forced to wait until the next year for his debut.

North Albury initially refused his clearance before the 1959 season, before relenting and allowing both he and Brian to join the club.

He played just two matches in his first season and was forced to have a knee cartilage operation in May 1962, after which he didn't play senior football again.

YearGamesGoalsBrownlow
1961 200


Lists
Family

Media
"Clearance setback for Demon recruits" - The Age 15/04/1959
"Injury Not Serious" - The Age 23/05/1962

Links
Boyles Football Photos
Wikipedia profile

Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Thursday 28 August 2014 22:16:40 AEST by Supermercado. (Version 15)

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