Murray Browne

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Murray Browne
Personal information
Date of birth (1963-01-20) 20 January 1963 (age 55)
Original team(s) Watsonia[1]
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1981–1985 Collingwood 47 (6)
1986 Fitzroy 6 (0)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1986.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Murray Browne is a former Australian Rules Football player for Collingwood and Fitzroy in the Victorian Football League. His son Alex also played in the AFL for Essendon.

Browne played 53 games for Collingwood between 1981 and 1985, and Fitzroy in 1986. Playing mainly as a defender he kicked a total of 6 career goals.[2]

In 1984 he played in Collingwood's final series where they reached the preliminary final, losing to eventual premier Essendon.

After his playing career Browne held various roles in football including skills coach at Collingwood and opposition analyst at Port Adelaide. He also coached Marcellin Old Collegians in the VAFA to the 2008 premiership.

He is a former president of the Collingwood Past Players Association and former past player director of the AFL Players Association (AFLPA). Opp [3]

In working life Browne is a certified financial planner and owns the MBA Financial Group in Melbourne. He is also a justice of the peace.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia Of AFL Footballers. BAS Publishing. ISBN 9781920910785. 
  2. ^ "Murray Browne". AFL Tables. afltables.com. Retrieved 14 February 2013. 
  3. ^ Sheahan, Tony (20 February 2011). "Family allegiance in Alex Browne's household not a Don deal". news.com.au. Retrieved 14 February 2013.