Neville Broderick

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Neville Broderick
Personal information
Date of birth 10 April 1927
Date of death 17 February 1994(1994-02-17) (aged 66)
Original team(s) St Josephs, Collingwood
Height / weight 175 cm / 86 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1949–1951 Collingwood 24 (3)
1952–1954 Fitzroy 50 (3)
Total 74 (6)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1954.
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Neville Broderick (10 April 1927 – 17 February 1994)[1] was an Australian rules footballer who played with Collingwood and Fitzroy in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

Early career[edit]

Broderick was a defender and spent three seasons at Collingwood. He crossed to Fitzroy in 1952 and won their Best and fairest in his debut season with the club. [2]

Tasmania[edit]

In 1955 Broderick moved to Tasmania being cleared to Wynyard to take on the role of captain-coach. [3] He also won that club's Best and Fairest award in 1958. [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Neville Broderick". Collingwood Forever. Retrieved 2 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "Broderick Wins Fitzroy Award". The Age (30,393). Victoria, Australia. 26 September 1952. p. 14. Retrieved 26 February 2017 – via National Library of Australia. 
  3. ^ "Fitzroy stars off to bad start". The Argus (Melbourne). Victoria, Australia. 2 March 1955. p. 30. Retrieved 26 February 2017 – via National Library of Australia. 
  4. ^ The Advocate, 24 September 1958

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