Wednesday 29th June, 2022

Round 1 Victories

FOOTSCRAY VICTORIES in Round 1

(and also the one drawn game from 1957)

Here are Footscray’s victories in the opening round of the season compiled in chronological order. The one draw on opening day is also in this table.

Year Season Opponent Venue Result By Day Date
1929 5/84 Fitzroy Western Oval WIN 9 Saturday 27 April 1929
1931 7/84 Hawthorn Western Oval WIN 1 Saturday 02 May 1931
1933 9/84 Essendon Western Oval WIN 6 Saturday 29 April 1933
1937 13/84 Essendon Western Oval WIN 4 Saturday 24 April 1937
1940 16/84 Richmond Punt Road WIN 12 Saturday 27 April 1940
1941 17/84 Hawthorn Western Oval WIN 41 Saturday 26 April 1941
1944 20/84 Geelong Western Oval WIN 58 Saturday 06 May 1944
1945 21/84 Richmond Punt Road WIN 10 Saturday 21 April 1945
1946 22/84 Essendon Western Oval WIN 2 Saturday 20 April 1946
1947 23/84 St Kilda Junction Oval WIN 61 Saturday 19 April 1947
1948 24/84 St Kilda Western Oval WIN 80 Saturday 17 April 1948
1951 27/84 Richmond Punt Road WIN 1 Saturday 21 April 1951
1952 28/84 Essendon Western Oval WIN 5 Saturday 19 April 1952
1953 29/84 Carlton Princes Park WIN 5 Saturday 18 April 1953
1955 31/84 Collingwood Victoria Park WIN 56 Saturday 16 April 1955
1956 32/84 Fitzroy Western Oval WIN 29 Saturday 14 April 1956
1957 33/84 Geelong Kardinia Park Draw Monday 22 April 1957
1960 36/84 Geelong Western Oval WIN 31 Monday 18 April 1960
1961 37/84 Richmond Punt Road WIN 28 Saturday 15 April 1961
1962 38/84 Hawthorn Western Oval WIN 33 Saturday 21 April 1962
1964 40/84 Richmond Western Oval WIN 30 Saturday 18 April 1964
1969 45/84 Fitzroy Princes Park WIN 56 Monday 07 April 1969
1974 50/84 Geelong Western Oval WIN 45 Saturday 06 April 1974
1984 60/84 Richmond Western Oval WIN 39 Saturday 31 March 1984
1985 61/84 Carlton Princes Park WIN 30 Saturday 30 March 1985
1986 62/84 St Kilda Western Oval WIN 17 Monday 31 March 1986
1988 64/84 Sydney Waverley WIN 26 Monday 04 April 1988
1989 65/84 Carlton Princes Park WIN 59 Saturday 01 April 1989
1992 68/84 Adelaide Football Park WIN 27 Sunday 22 March 1992
1994 70/84 Richmond Western Oval WIN 2 Saturday 26 March 1994
1995 71/84 Sydney Western Oval WIN 17 Sunday 02 April 1995
1998 74/84 Brisbane Gabba WIN 46 Saturday 28 March 1998
1999 75/84 Adelaide Football Park WIN 13 Saturday 27 March 1999
2000 76/84 Adelaide Football Park WIN 23 Saturday 11 March 2000
2003 79/84 Country Cats Docklands WIN 39 Sunday 30 March 2003
2005 81/84 Eastern Magpies M.C.G WIN 32 Monday 28 March 2005
2006 82/84 Eastern Tigers Docklands WIN 115 Friday 31 March 2006
2007 83/84 Country Cats Docklands WIN 20 Sunday 01 April 2007
2008 84/84 Adelaide Docklands WIN 3 Sunday 23 March 2008
2009 85/85 Fremantle Subiaco Oval WIN 63 Sunday 29 March 2009