Jarrod Molloy

Jarrod Molloy (born 12 May 1973)is a former Australian rules footballer in the Australian Football League.[1]

Jarrod Molloy
Personal information
Date of birth (1973-05-12) 12 May 1973
Original team(s) Northern Knights U18 / Box Hill
Debut Round 2, 1994, Fitzroy
vs. Essendon, at Princes Park
Height 189 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 101 kg (223 lb)
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1994–1996 Fitzroy 059 0(54)
1997–2000 Brisbane Lions 061 (104)
2001–2003 Collingwood 049 0(42)
Total 169 (200)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2003.
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

A key position player, Molloy was trialled in both attack and defence as his career progressed, with most success enjoyed near the goalmouth.[1]

Although he had some success with both Fitzroy and Brisbane, Molloy hit his straps upon reaching Collingwood. He immediately assumed the role of a club leader, and surprised many in finishing runner up to Paul Licuria in the 2001 Copeland Trophy.[1]

At the end of 2003, Molloy announced his retirement from the game at the age of 28, citing the desire to be able to walk properly on his troublesome ankles. He currently provides special comments for ABC football radio.

He is the son of former Fitzroy defender and VFA coach Shane Molloy and his niece, Chloe Molloy plays for Collingwood women's.


  1. Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2003). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers: every AFL/VFL player since 1897 (5th ed.). Melbourne, Victoria: Crown Content. p. 507. ISBN 1-74095-032-1.
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