Colin Alexander

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Colin Alexander
Personal information
Full name Colin Alexander
Date of birth (1970-04-12) 12 April 1970 (age 44)
Original team Clarence
Height/Weight 178 cm / 74 kg
Position(s) Forward
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1989–1991
1992–1993
Total
Collingwood
Brisbane Bears
24 (28)
05 0(2)
29 (30)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1993 season.
Career highlights

Colin Alexander (12 April 1970) is a former Australian rules footballer who was recruited from the Clarence Football Club in Tasmania to play in the Victorian Football League. He played 24 games for Collingwood between 1989–1991, and after a lack of opportunities and injuries at Collingwood, he moved to the Brisbane Bears and played five games from 1992–1993. His best VFL/AFL season was his debut season, 1989. He played 14 games and kicked 18 goals, with his best game being a career high four goals in a round 6 match against Melbourne at the MCG. Due to injuries his career was shortened but he would later return to the Clarence Football Club and star in the Tasmanian Football League for many years in the mid to late 1990s.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers Every AFL/VFL Player Since 1897, Jim Main, Russell Holmesby, Crown Content, 2002

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Awards
Preceded by
Graham Wright
Harry Collier Trophy
1989
Succeeded by
Tony Francis, Scott Russell