Ted Freyer

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Ted Freyer
Personal information
Date of birth (1910-05-20)20 May 1910
Date of death 22 May 1984(1984-05-22) (aged 74)
Original team(s) Port Melbourne (VFA)
Height/Weight 185 cm / 76 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1929-1937 Essendon 124 (372)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1937 season.

Edward Freyer (20 May 1910 – 22 April 1984) was an Australian rules footballer who played with Essendon in the VFL during the 1930s.

Freyer usually played in the forward pocket and topped Essendon's goalkicking in consecutive seasons from 1931 until 1934 and again in 1936.

In 1938, Freyer transferred Port Melbourne in the VFA without a clearance, at the start of the VFA's throw-pass era. He was a prolific goalkicker at Port Melbourne, and in 84 games managed 464 goals. In 1940, Freyer kicked 157 goals for Port, including 12 goals in the second semi-final and the Grand Final, to lead the VFA goalkicking for the season.

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