Allan Everett

Allan Everett (12 April 1913 - 22 October 2003)[1] was an Australian rules footballer who played with and coached Geelong in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

Allan Everett
Personal information
Full name Allan Everett
Date of birth 12 April 1913
Date of death 22 October 2003(2003-10-22) (aged 90)
Original team(s) Lismore
Height 177 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 85 kg (187 lb)
Position(s) Back pocket
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1934–1940 Geelong 117 (25)
Coaching career
Years Club Games (W–L–D)
1940 Geelong 12 (7–5–0)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1940.
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables,

A hard running rebound defender, Everett was used mostly in the back pockets. He came to Geelong from Lismore and spent some of his early games at half forward. Everett, a dual VFL interstate representative, was a member of Geelong's premiership team in 1937. He was captain-coach of Geelong for part of the 1940 season and steered the club to seven wins.

He crossed to Victorian Football Association club Preston without a clearance in 1941.[2]



  • Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers. 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.
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