Brian Wilson (Australian rules footballer)

Brian Wilson (born 30 September 1961) is a former Australian rules footballer in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

Brian Wilson
Personal information
Date of birth (1961-09-30) 30 September 1961
Original team(s) Braybrook
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 82.5 kg (182 lb)
Playing career
Years Club Games (Goals)
1978–1979 Footscray 009 00(5)
1980–1981 North Melbourne 039 0(17)
1982–1990 Melbourne 154 (208)
1991 St Kilda 007 0(16)
Total 209 (246)
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables,

Early in his career, he played in the centre and later became a forward pocket. At Melbourne he developed into an aggressive player, winning possessions in packs and showed great handballing skills.

Believed to be the only player to have won a Brownlow Medal at his third club. At 20 years of age, he was also the youngest winner since Bob Skilton in 1959.

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