Peter Smith (Australian footballer born 1960)

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Peter Smith
Personal information
Full name Peter J. Smith
Date of birth (1960-01-26) 26 January 1960 (age 57)
Original team(s) Glenroy/Jacana[1]
Height / weight 185 cm / 85 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1981–1986 North Melbourne 36 (1)
1987 Brisbane Bears 4 (1)
Total 40 (2)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1987.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Peter J. Smith (born 26 January 1960) is a former Australian rules footballer who played with North Melbourne and the Brisbane Bears in the Victorian Football League (VFL) during the 1980s.

Smith played 11 games in the 1983 VFL season, which was the most times he would appear in a season for North Melbourne.[2] The tally included North Melbourne's finals campaign, with Smith playing a semi final and preliminary final.[2]

He was still a fringe player when he left the club at the end of the 1986 season to join the league's newest club, Brisbane, with whom he would make four appearances.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia Of AFL Footballers. BAS Publishing. ISBN 978-1-920910-78-5. 
  2. ^ a b c AFL Tables: Peter Smith