Shepparton Football Club

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Shepparton
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Names
Full name Shepparton Football Netball Club
Nickname(s) Bears
Club details
Founded 1880s[1]
Colours      Yellow      Maroon
Competition Goulburn Valley Football League
Premierships 26
Ground(s) Deakin Reserve (capacity: 15,000)
Other information
Official website Shepparton Football Club website
Guernsey:
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The Shepparton Football Club is an Australian rules football club in the Goulburn Valley Football League. The team, known as the "Bears", (once known as the "maroons"), are based in Shepparton and play their home games at the Deakin Reserve, the premier football ground in the town. They share the ground with the Shepparton United Football Club. Notable past players include St Kilda ruckman Steven King, Geelong midfielder Shannon Byrnes, politician Bill Sykes and former Melbourne player David Code.

Premierships[edit]

League Total flags Premiership years
Goulburn Valley Football League
26
1899, 1903, 1906, 1908, 1909, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1920, 1925, 1929, 1934, 1951, 1957, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1972, 1973, 1978, 1993, 1994, 2000

References[edit]

  1. ^ John, Devaney. "Australian Football - Shepparton Football Club - Stats". australianfootball.com. Retrieved 26 November 2016. 

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