Colin Sleep

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Colin Sleep
Personal information
Full name Colin Sleep
Date of birth (1944-10-08) 8 October 1944 (age 72)
Original team(s) Horsham
Height / weight 174 cm / 65 kg
Position(s) Midfielder
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1962–64 Fitzroy 17 (5)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1964.
Sources: AFL Tables,

Colin Sleep (born 8 October 1944) is a former Australian rules footballer who played with Fitzroy in the Victorian Football League (VFL) during the 1960s.

From Horsham originally, Sleep played his football mostly as a rover and centreman. He played five times for Fitzroy in 1962, his first season, followed by six in both 1963 and 1964. Four of his five career goals came in a match against North Melbourne at Brunswick Street in his final year.[1]

While playing for Northcote in the Victorian Football Association, Sleep represented the league in the 1966 Hobart Carnival.[2]


  1. ^ "Colin Sleep". AFL Tables. 
  2. ^ "1966 Carnival VFA Player Details". Full Points Footy.