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Neville Fields (born 21 November 1951) is a former Australian rules footballer who played with Essendon and South Melbourne in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

Neville Fields
Personal information
Full name Neville Fields
Date of birth (1951-11-21) 21 November 1951 (age 67)
Original team(s) Essendon High School
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 79 kg (174 lb)
Position(s) Centreman
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1969–1977 Essendon 135 (134)
1978–1981 South Melbourne 060 0(55)
Total –
Essendon 005 00(4)
Total 200 (193)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1982.
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables,

Fields was a left footed centreman and won Essendon's most improved player award in 1971. He was their best and fairest the following season and represented Victoria in interstate football. After struggling for form throughout 1977 he was traded to South Melbourne for Terry Daniher. In 1981 he returned to Essendon where he spent a further two seasons.

Fields's son Tom played two matches for Carlton Football Club in 2015.[1]


  1. ^ Cherny, Daniel. "Tom Fields looking at career as punter in American football after being delisted by Carlton". Canberra Times. Fairfax Digital. Retrieved 25 October 2015.

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