Brian Wilson (Australian rules footballer)

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Brian Wilson
Personal information
Date of birth (1961-09-30) 30 September 1961 (age 53)
Original team Braybrook
Height/Weight 180 cm / 82.5 kg
Playing career
Years Club Games (Goals)
1978–1979
1980–1981
1982–1990
1991
Total
Footscray
North Melbourne
Melbourne
St Kilda
009 00(5)
039 0(17)
154 (208)
007 0(16)
209 (246)
Career highlights

Brian Wilson (born 30 September 1961) was an Australian rules footballer in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

Early in his career, he played in the centre and later became a forward pocket. At Melbourne he developed into an aggressive player, winning possessions in packs and showed great handballing skills.

Believed to be the only player to have won a Brownlow Medal at his third club. At 20 years of age, he was also the youngest winner since Bob Skilton in 1959.

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