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Leigh Carlson

Leigh Carlson

1978-1981
29

42 CFC Games Played

33 CFC Goals

Date of Birth
15 January 1958
Recruited From
Preston
Collingwood Debut
Round 16, 1978
Height:
178cm
Weight:
76kg

Biography

A talented and speedy winger who was originally recruited from VFA club Preston, Carlson played in Collingwood’s losing 1979 and 1980 Grand Final sides.

Do you know more about Leigh Carlson’s time at Collingwood? If you have any further information, please email the team at Collingwood Media on forever@collingwoodfc.com.au.

Statistics

CFC Career Stats

Season played Games Goals Finals Win %
1978-1981 42 33 9 73%

CFC Season by Season Stats

Season GP GL B K H T D Guernsey No.
1978 6 9 5 59 24 83 29

1978 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 16 North Melbourne L 1 1 7 2 9 29 View match >
Round 17 Fitzroy W 2 6 6 12 29 View match >
Round 19 Western Bulldogs W 1 2 8 1 9 29 View match >
Round 21 St Kilda W 1 1 14 6 20 29 View match >
Round 22 Melbourne W 3 16 7 23 29 View match >
Qualifying Final Hawthorn L 1 1 8 2 10 29 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1979 10 2 6 72 17 89 29

1979 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 1 Fitzroy L 1 7 1 8 29 View match >
Round 2 Hawthorn W 2 2 29 View match >
Round 7 Geelong W 8 6 14 29 View match >
Round 20 Richmond W 1 8 1 9 29 View match >
Round 21 Carlton W 4 2 6 29 View match >
Round 22 Melbourne W 4 3 7 29 View match >
Qualifying Final North Melbourne L 4 21 2 23 29 View match >
Semi Final Fitzroy W 1 10 1 11 29 View match >
Preliminary Final North Melbourne W 3 3 29 View match >
Grand Final Carlton L 1 0 5 1 6 29 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1980 22 22 33 305 95 400 29

1980 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 5 Essendon W 1 8 1 9 29 View match >
Round 6 St Kilda W 2 2 12 5 17 29 View match >
Round 7 Sydney L 1 13 7 20 29 View match >
Round 8 Fitzroy D 2 4 15 6 21 29 View match >
Round 9 Geelong W 2 13 6 19 29 View match >
Round 10 Western Bulldogs W 2 6 10 16 29 View match >
Round 11 Melbourne W 2 2 19 3 22 29 View match >
Round 12 Carlton L 2 5 18 2 20 29 View match >
Round 13 North Melbourne W 1 15 7 22 29 View match >
Round 14 Richmond L 2 1 16 5 21 29 View match >
Round 15 Essendon W 2 1 18 18 29 View match >
Round 16 Hawthorn W 2 3 16 7 23 29 View match >
Round 17 St Kilda W 1 9 3 12 29 View match >
Round 18 Sydney W 1 1 22 3 25 29 View match >
Round 19 Fitzroy W 1 12 8 20 29 View match >
Round 20 Geelong L 18 2 20 29 View match >
Round 21 Western Bulldogs W 1 1 18 3 21 29 View match >
Round 22 Melbourne W 2 13 5 18 29 View match >
Elimination Final North Melbourne W 4 10 1 11 29 View match >
Semi Final Carlton W 1 2 13 5 18 29 View match >
Preliminary Final Geelong W 7 4 11 29 View match >
Grand Final Richmond L 0 1 14 2 16 29 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
1981 4 1 13 9 22 29

1981 Season stats

Hide Season
RD VS Result GL B K H T D Guernsey No. Match Report
Round 1 Fitzroy W 2 2 29 View match >
Round 4 Geelong W 3 3 6 29 View match >
Round 7 Sydney W 4 3 7 29 View match >
Round 9 North Melbourne W 1 4 3 7 29 View match >
Legend
  • #Guernsey
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • DDisposals
  • MMarks
  • TTackles
*Player goal statistics included VFA (Victorian Football Association) results.
Totals 42 33 45 449 145 594
Avg/Game   0.79 1.07 10.69 3.45 14.14
Legend
  • GPGames Played
  • GLGoals
  • BBehinds
  • KKicks
  • HHandballs
  • TTackles
  • DDisposals

Key Facts

CFC Debut Number

784

Total AFL Games
117
Total AFL Goals
79
CFC Debut
Round 16, 1978
CFC Last Game
Round 9, 1981
Recruited From
Preston
Full Name
Leigh Carlson
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