Euroa Football Club

The Euroa Football Netball Club, nicknamed the Magpies, is an Australian rules football and netball club sited in the town of Euroa, in the north-east of Victoria.

Euroa
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Names
Full nameEuroa Football Club
Nickname(s)Magpies
Club details
Founded1880; 140 years ago (1880)
Colours         
CompetitionGoulburn Valley Football League
Premierships2 (1971, 1990)
Ground(s)Memorial Oval
Uniforms
Home

The club teams has competed in the Goulburn Valley Football League since 1970. [1]

Previously Euroa Football Club played in the following football competitions -

Senior Football Premierships (All Leagues)Edit

Notable playersEdit

  • Jamie Elliott, current Collingwood Football Club forward.
  • Dick O'Bree, Euroa Premiership player in 1957 and 1958 after kicking 140 goals in a premiership year as a 16 year old at Lake Boga. Began coaching Euroa in 1963 and were premiers in 63,64 and 65. Premiers again in 67,69 and 70. Coached the club to a premiership in 1971 its first year in the GVFL. Kicked over 1200 goals in his career. Also coached the reserves to numerous premierships at the same time as coaching the senior team. Played in 11 premierships. Coached 7 premierships.
  • Jack Whelan
  • Bob Bosustow. Premiership coach 1957 and 58
  • Kevin Storer. Premiership coach 1990

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Euroa". Full Points Footy.
  2. ^ a b c d "Australian Football - Euroa Football Club - Info". australianfootball.com. Retrieved 4 April 2018.
  3. ^ "1911 NEWFA Premiership". Trove Newspapers. Benalla Standard Newspaper.
  4. ^ "1922 - WNEFA Premiers - Euroa FC Premiership Team Photo". Trove Newspapers. The Weekly Times Newspaper.

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