1957 Brownlow Medal

The 1957 Brownlow Medal was the 30th year the award was presented to the player adjudged the fairest and best player during the Victorian Football League (VFL) home and away season.[1] Brian Gleeson of the St Kilda Football Club won the medal by polling twenty-four votes during the 1957 VFL season.[2]

1957 Brownlow Medal
WinnerBrian Gleeson (St Kilda)
24 votes
Television/radio coverage
NetworkSeven Network

Leading votegetters

1stBrian Gleeson (St Kilda)24
2ndRoy Wright (Richmond)20
3rdJohn James (Carlton)19
4thJim Taylor (South Melbourne)16
5thHarold Davies (St Kilda)14
6thJohn Beckwith (Melbourne)13
=7thKevin Murray (Fitzroy)12
Ted Whitten (Footscray)
Peter Pianto (Geelong)
Alf Hughes (Hawthorn)


  1. Lovett, Michael (ed.). AFL Record Season Guide 2009. Docklands, Victoria: Slattery Media Group. p. 496. ISBN 978-0-9805162-6-5.
  2. "1957 Brownlow Medal". AFL Tables. Retrieved 6 November 2016.

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