Dan Murray (Australian footballer)

Dan Murray (19 December 1912 - 10 November 1992)[1] was an Australian rules footballer who played for Fitzroy in the Victorian Football League (VFL). His son Kevin would later play for Fitzroy and become their only 300 game player.

Dan Murray
Personal information
Date of birth 19 December 1912
Date of death 10 November 1992(1992-11-10) (aged 79)
Height 178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 86 kg (190 lb)
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1933–1945 Fitzroy 66 (4)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1945.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Murray was a halfback and first appeared for Fitzroy in 1933. He left after two seasons but returned in 1938 and in 1944 he was a reserve in their premiership side.

His son, Kevin also later played for Fitzroy and was inducted into the Australian Football Hall of Fame as a legend.[2]

References

  1. "Daniel Murray - Player Bio". Australian Football. Retrieved 12 December 2014.
  2. Sheahan, Mike (3 June 2010). "Mighty Murray, the proudest Roy". www.heraldsun.com.au. Retrieved 27 April 2019.


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