Russell Williams (footballer)

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Russell Williams
Personal information
Full name Russell Williams
Date of birth (1974-01-20) 20 January 1974 (age 43)
Original team(s) South Fremantle
Draft 57th, 1992 AFL Draft
Height / weight 175 cm / 77 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1994 Essendon 3 (1)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1994.
Sources: AFL Tables,

Russell Williams (born 20 January 1974) is a former Australian rules footballer who played with Essendon in the Australian Football League (AFL).

Williams, an Indigenous Australian from South Fremantle, played his football as a rover.[1] He made three appearances for reigning premiers Essendon in the 1994 AFL season and then returned to Western Australia, having been unable to settle in Melbourne.[2][3]


  1. ^ Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia Of AFL Footballers. BAS Publishing. ISBN 978-1-920910-78-5. 
  2. ^ AFL Tables: Russell Williams
  3. ^ "Williams, Russell". Essendon Football Club official website.