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Ken Smale

Ken Smale

1955-1958
5
Other Guernsey Nos.
6

60 CFC Games Played

98 CFC Goals

Date of Birth
5 November 1933
Recruited From
Warracknabeal
Collingwood Debut
Round 1, 1955
Height:
185cm
Weight:
85kg

Biography

Smale joined Collingwood with a huge reputation as a full-forward gained at Warracknabeal.

He was centre half-forward in the losing 1955 grand final side and full-forward in the runner-up team a year later.

He headed the Magpies’ goalkicking in 1955 and 1956, and was 20th man for the 1958 flag side.

Statistics

CFC Career Stats

Season played Games Goals Finals Win %
1955-1958 60 98 8 63%

CFC Season by Season Stats

Season GP GL B K H T D Guernsey No.
1955 21 47 1 0 5

1955 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 1 Western Bulldogs L 1 0 5 View match >
Round 2 North Melbourne W 4 0 5 View match >
Round 3 St Kilda W 3 0 5 View match >
Round 4 Hawthorn L 5 0 5 View match >
Round 5 Carlton W 0 5 View match >
Round 6 Essendon W 2 0 5 View match >
Round 7 Fitzroy W 3 0 5 View match >
Round 8 Geelong W 2 0 5 View match >
Round 9 Sydney W 3 0 5 View match >
Round 10 Richmond W 4 0 5 View match >
Round 11 Melbourne W 0 5 View match >
Round 12 Western Bulldogs L 0 5 View match >
Round 13 North Melbourne W 4 0 5 View match >
Round 14 St Kilda W 3 0 5 View match >
Round 15 Hawthorn W 2 0 5 View match >
Round 16 Carlton W 7 0 5 View match >
Round 17 Essendon L 1 0 5 View match >
Round 18 Fitzroy W 1 0 5 View match >
Semi Final Melbourne L 1 0 5 View match >
Preliminary Final Geelong W 0 5 View match >
Grand Final Melbourne L 1 1 0 5 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1956 15 33 3 0 5

1956 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 1 Hawthorn W 0 5 View match >
Round 2 Sydney W 2 0 5 View match >
Round 3 Richmond L 4 0 5 View match >
Round 4 Western Bulldogs W 0 5 View match >
Round 5 Carlton L 1 0 5 View match >
Round 6 Geelong W 2 0 5 View match >
Round 7 Melbourne L 3 0 5 View match >
Round 8 North Melbourne W 3 0 5 View match >
Round 9 Fitzroy W 4 0 5 View match >
Round 10 St Kilda W 1 0 5 View match >
Round 16 Carlton L 2 0 5 View match >
Round 17 Geelong W 1 0 5 View match >
Round 18 Melbourne L 1 0 5 View match >
Preliminary Final Western Bulldogs W 8 0 5 View match >
Grand Final Melbourne L 1 3 0 5 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1957 9 13 0 5

1957 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 2 Melbourne L 1 0 5 View match >
Round 9 Richmond L 0 5 View match >
Round 10 Carlton W 6 0 5 View match >
Round 11 Hawthorn W 2 0 5 View match >
Round 12 Essendon L 2 0 5 View match >
Round 13 Melbourne D 0 5 View match >
Round 15 Sydney W 0 5 View match >
Round 16 Fitzroy L 0 5 View match >
Round 18 St Kilda L 2 0 5 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1958 15 5 0 0 5, 6

1958 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 2 Hawthorn W 1 0 5 View match >
Round 3 Fitzroy W 0 5 View match >
Round 8 Sydney W 0 5 View match >
Round 9 St Kilda W 0 5 View match >
Round 10 Melbourne L 0 5 View match >
Round 11 Geelong W 0 5 View match >
Round 12 Western Bulldogs W 0 5 View match >
Round 13 Hawthorn W 1 0 5 View match >
Round 15 Essendon L 0 5 View match >
Round 16 Carlton W 1 0 5 View match >
Round 17 Richmond W 1 0 5 View match >
Round 18 North Melbourne L 0 5 View match >
Semi Final Melbourne L 0 5 View match >
Preliminary Final North Melbourne W 1 0 5 View match >
Grand Final Melbourne W 0 0 0 6 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
Totals 60 98 4
Avg/Game   1.63 0.07
Legend
  • GPGames Played
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • TTackles
  • DDisposals

Key Facts

CFC Debut Number

573

Total AFL Games
60
Total AFL Goals
98
CFC Debut
Round 1, 1955
CFC Last Game
Grand Final, 1958
Recruited From
Warracknabeal
Full Name
Ken Smale

Awards

  • Life Members
    2008
  • x2
    Leading Goalkicker (Gordon Coventry Trophy)
    1955, 1956
  • Premiership
    1958
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