Bill Russ

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Bill Russ
Personal information
Date of birth 6 July 1899
Original team Footscray (VFA)
Height/Weight 171 cm / 62 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
Total -
North Melbourne
59 (16)
36 (19)
95 (35)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1930 season.

William "Bill" Russ (born 6 July 1899) was an Australian rules footballer who played with North Melbourne and Footscray in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

A centreman, Russ was a member of North Melbourne's inaugural VFL side in 1925. In 1929 he crossed to Footscray and was their season's best and fairest winner.[1]


  1. ^ "Honour Roll". Official AFL Website of the Western Bulldogs Football Club. Retrieved 29 December 2010. 

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