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John Mahon

John Mahon

1961-1965
8
Other Guernsey Nos.
2, 42

60 CFC Games Played

1 CFC Goals

Date of Birth
12 February 1940
Date of Death
23 November 2014
Recruited From
Xavier College
Collingwood Debut
Round 1, 1961
Height:
180cm
Weight:
84kg

Biography

A hard working and reliable defender who came from Xavier College and then through the thirds.

Mahon held down the centre half back post despite lacking inches and played in the losing Grand Final side of 1964.

He was a sturdy and robust player who bumped hard.

Statistics

CFC Career Stats

Season played Games Goals Finals Win %
1961-1965 60 1 4 48%

CFC Season by Season Stats

Season GP GL B K H T D Guernsey No.
1961 16 0 36

1961 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 1 Geelong L 0 36 View match >
Round 2 Richmond L 0 36 View match >
Round 3 North Melbourne W 0 36 View match >
Round 4 Western Bulldogs L 0 36 View match >
Round 5 Fitzroy L 0 36 View match >
Round 6 Carlton L 0 36 View match >
Round 7 Essendon W 0 36 View match >
Round 8 Melbourne L 0 36 View match >
Round 9 St Kilda W 0 36 View match >
Round 10 Sydney W 0 36 View match >
Round 11 Hawthorn L 0 36 View match >
Round 12 Geelong L 0 36 View match >
Round 15 Western Bulldogs L 0 36 View match >
Round 16 Fitzroy L 0 36 View match >
Round 17 Carlton L 0 36 View match >
Round 18 Essendon D 0 36 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1962 14 0 8

1962 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 1 St Kilda L 0 8 View match >
Round 3 Sydney W 0 8 View match >
Round 4 Melbourne L 0 8 View match >
Round 5 Geelong W 0 8 View match >
Round 6 Carlton W 0 8 View match >
Round 7 Western Bulldogs L 0 8 View match >
Round 11 Essendon L 0 8 View match >
Round 12 St Kilda L 0 8 View match >
Round 13 Hawthorn W 0 8 View match >
Round 14 Sydney W 0 8 View match >
Round 15 Melbourne L 0 8 View match >
Round 16 Geelong L 0 8 View match >
Round 17 Carlton L 0 8 View match >
Round 18 Western Bulldogs W 0 8 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1963 1 0 8

1963 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 1 Richmond W 0 8 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1964 21 1 0 0 8

1964 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 1 Fitzroy W 0 8 View match >
Round 2 Geelong L 0 8 View match >
Round 3 Western Bulldogs W 0 8 View match >
Round 4 Sydney W 0 8 View match >
Round 5 Carlton W 0 8 View match >
Round 6 Essendon L 0 8 View match >
Round 7 North Melbourne W 0 8 View match >
Round 8 Richmond W 0 8 View match >
Round 9 Melbourne L 0 8 View match >
Round 10 Hawthorn L 0 8 View match >
Round 11 St Kilda W 0 8 View match >
Round 12 Fitzroy W 0 8 View match >
Round 13 Geelong W 0 8 View match >
Round 14 Western Bulldogs W 0 8 View match >
Round 15 Sydney W 0 8 View match >
Round 16 Carlton D 1 0 8 View match >
Round 17 Essendon W 0 8 View match >
Round 18 North Melbourne W 0 8 View match >
Semi Final Melbourne L 0 8 View match >
Preliminary Final Geelong W 0 8 View match >
Grand Final Melbourne L 0 0 0 8 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1965 8 92 5 97 8

1965 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 1 St Kilda L 11 11 8 View match >
Round 2 Richmond W 11 11 8 View match >
Round 4 Geelong L 13 13 8 View match >
Round 5 Carlton L 14 2 16 8 View match >
Round 9 Essendon W 11 11 8 View match >
Round 11 Fitzroy W 15 3 18 8 View match >
Round 13 Richmond W 2 2 8 View match >
Preliminary Final Essendon L 15 15 8 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
Totals 60 1 0 92 5 97
Avg/Game   0.02 0.00 1.53 0.08 1.62
Legend
  • GPGames Played
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • TTackles
  • DDisposals

Key Facts

CFC Debut Number

628

Total AFL Games
60
Total AFL Goals
1
CFC Debut
Round 1, 1961
CFC Last Game
Preliminary Final, 1965
Recruited From
Xavier College
Full Name
John Mahon

Awards

  • Reserves/VFL Best and Fairest
    1960
  • Best First Year Player (Harry Collier Trophy)
    1961
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