Kelvin Matthews

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Kelvin Matthews
Personal information
Full name Kelvin Matthews
Date of birth (1953-12-15) 15 December 1953 (age 63)
Original team(s) Chelsea
Height / weight 179 cm / 94 kg
Position(s) Centre
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1972–1978 Hawthorn 097 0(99)
1978–1982 Geelong 058 0(70)
Total 155 (169)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1982.
Career highlights
  • 1976 premiership player
  • 1974 Victorian state team
Sources: AFL Tables,

Kelvin Matthews (born 15 December 1953) is a former Australian rules footballer. He is the brother of Leigh Matthews, whom he played with at Hawthorn. Kelvin was a centreman and was a member of the Hawks' 1976 premiership side.

Slightly smaller than his brother, Kelvin was heavier and skilful enough to represent Victoria in an interstate game in 1974.

In a match against Fitzroy in 1977, Kelvin kicked eight goals and Leigh six.

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