Blackburn Football Club

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Not to be confused with Blackburn Rovers F.C..
BLACKBURN FOOTBALL CLUB
Full name Blackburn Football Club
Nickname Panthers
Strip Red & Black
Founded 1890
League Eastern Football League
Ground Morton Park
2014 Coach Peter Banfield
2014 Captain Ben Fraser
 ! Senior Premiership Years 1980, 2002
Junior Premierships
Junior Premiership Years 2004 (U-12 B, U-14 B), 2005 (U-13 A),

The Blackburn Football Club is an Australian rules football club located in Blackburn, Victoria. They play in Division 1 of the Eastern Football League. They are known as the Panthers or the Burners, and play their home games at Morton Park.

The club entered Division 1 of the EFL in 2003, having won the Division 2 Premiership in 2002. It has remained in Division 1 in the years since, and made the finals in 2011.

Blackburn's jumper is black with red stripes. The club's senior jumper changed in 2008, with a white patch added to the back of the jumper with a black number, similar in style to AFL club Hawthorn.

VFL/AFL Blackburn Products[edit]

Ben Griffiths ( Richmond)

Theme Song[edit]

We're a happy team at Blackburn, we're the Mighty Fighting 'Burns. We love our club and we play to win, riding the bumps with a grin at Blackburn. Come what may you'll find us striving, team work is the thing that count. All for one and one for all, the way we play at Blackburn We are the Mighty Fighting 'Burns.

  • Sung to the tune of The Yankee Doodle Boy, and similar to AFL club Hawthorn.