West Coburg Football Club

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WEST COBURG FOOTBALL CLUB
Full name West Coburg Football Club
Nickname The Burgers
Strip Red, White and Black vertical stripes
Founded 1927
League Essendon District Football League
Ground Shore Reserve, Pascoe Vale South
Senior Premierships 15
Premierships 1958, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1977, 1987, 1991, 1996, 2000, 2006, 2014.
Website http://www.wcfc.com.au

The West Coburg Football Club is an Australian rules football club located 8 km north west of Melbourne in the suburb of Coburg. The club fields seniors and juniors in the Essendon District Football League.

History[edit]

The club was founded in 1927, and soon found itself playing in the VFA Sub-Suburban Association.

EDFL[edit]

West Coburg's first A Grade premiership was in 1965, defeating Aberfeldie, 5.6.36 to 4.7.31.

The club won four consecutive premierships across two Grades between 1965–1968.

Senior Premierships (15)[edit]

    • A Grade (Premier Division)
  • 1965, 1967, 1968, 1970, 1971.
    • B Grade (Division 1)
  • 1958, 1963, 1966, 1987, 1991, 1996, 2000, 2006, 2014.
    • C Grade
  • 1977

VFL/AFL players[edit]

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