Con Gorozidis

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Con Gorozidis
Personal information
Full name Con Gorozidis
Date of birth (1961-09-20) 20 September 1961 (age 55)
Original team(s) Caulfield (VFA)
Height / weight 183 cm / 86 kg
Position(s) Forward
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1980–1982 St Kilda 29 (64)
1983 Footscray 05 (10)
Total 34 (74)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1983.
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Con Gorozidis (born 20 September 1961) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for St Kilda and Footscray in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

Gorozidis was a leading junior player with the East Brighton Football Club and had made his senior football debut at only sixteen with Victorian Football Association (VFA) side Caulfield. He was recruited by St Kilda where he made his senior VFL debut in round 8, 1980, against Geelong Football Club at Geelong's home ground, Kardinia Park. Gorozidis was St Kilda Football Club leading goalkicker in 1981, with 34 goals, but he played only one more season with St Kilda before transferring to rival VFL club Footscray for the 1983 VFL season.

Gorozidis played only one season with Footscray before returning to the VFA with Sandringham Football Club.

He was also a successful cricketer, playing for over 30 years for the Brighton Union Cricket Club in the City of Moorabbin Cricket Association.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Amy, Paul (23 September 2008). "Brighton's Gorozidis retires". Bayside Leader. Archived from the original on 19 February 2012. Retrieved 20 August 2014. 

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