Brian Wilson (Australian rules footballer)

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Brian Wilson
Personal information
Date of birth (1961-09-30) 30 September 1961 (age 55)
Original team(s) Braybrook
Height / weight 180 cm / 82.5 kg
Playing career
Years Club Games (Goals)
1978–1979 Footscray 009 00(5)
1980–1981 North Melbourne 039 0(17)
1982–1990 Melbourne 154 (208)
1991 St Kilda 007 0(16)
Total 209 (246)
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables,

Brian Wilson (born 30 September 1961) is a former 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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