Keith McKenzie (Australian footballer)

Keith Alexander McKenzie[1] (26 April 1922 – 8 January 2018)[2] was an Australian rules footballer who played for North Melbourne in the Victorian Football League (VFL). He won the Syd Barker Medal, awarded to North Melbourne's best and fairest player for the season, in his third year at the club and went on to represent Victoria five times. After finishing his playing career, McKenzie went on to coach both North Melbourne and Carlton.[3]

Keith McKenzie
Personal information
Full name Keith Alexander McKenzie
Date of birth (1922-04-26)26 April 1922
Date of death 8 January 2018(2018-01-08) (aged 95)
Original team(s) North Melbourne Colts
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1944–1951 North Melbourne 130 (12)
Coaching career
Years Club Games (W–L–D)
1966–1970 North Melbourne 82 (23–57–2)
1972, 1975 Carlton 02 00(2–0–0)
Total 84 (25–57–2)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1951.
Sources: AFL Tables,


  2. ^ "Former North Melbourne and Carlton coach Keith 'Macca' McKenzie dies at 95". The Age. 8 January 2018. Retrieved 8 January 2018.
  3. ^ Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers: every AFL/VFL player since 1897 (7th ed.). Melbourne, Victoria: Bas Publishing. p. 526. ISBN 978-1-920910-78-5.

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