Alex Hall (Australian footballer)

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Alex Hall
Personal information
Date of birth (1869-01-04)4 January 1869
Date of death 8 March 1933(1933-03-08) (aged 64)
Original team Preston / Essendon Association
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1898–1900
1906
Total -
Essendon
St Kilda
19 (18)
01 0(0)
20 (18)
Coaching career
Years Club Games (W–L–D)
1906
1907–1909
1910
1911–1913
1925
Total -
St Kilda
Melbourne
Richmond
Melbourne
Hawthorn
013 00(4-9-0)
053 (24-28-1)
018 0(7-10-1)
036 (13-23-0)
017 0(3-14-0)
137 (51-84-2)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1906 season.

Alex "Joker" Hall (4 January 1869 – 8 March 1933) was an Australian rules footballer who played for the Essendon Football Club in the Victorian Football Association (VFA) in 1891 to 1896 then in the Victorian Football League (VFL) from 1898 to 1900. In 1906, his first year of coaching in the VFL, he played his only game for the St Kilda Football Club (under the assumed name of "Wyberg"). He went on to coach Melbourne (twice), Richmond and was Hawthorn's coach in their inaugural season in the VFL.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NOTES TROM THE CLUBS.". The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848–1954) (Melbourne, Vic.: National Library of Australia). 3 April 1925. p. 6. Retrieved 28 April 2011.