John Byrne (Australian rules footballer)
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|Date of birth||24 February 1956|
|Original team(s)||Wangaratta Rovers (OMFL)|
|Height / weight||183 cm / 82 kg|
|1975–1982||North Melbourne||98 (71)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1982.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Byrne played mostly as a ruck-rover and in defence for North Melbourne. He started his career with them in 1975 and went on to star in their 1977 premiership as well as playing in two losing grand finals. His career ended prematurely, at the age of 26, when he broke his leg.
- John Byrne's statistics from AFL Tables