About WAFL FootyFacts

What is WAFL FootyFacts?

WAFL FootyFacts provides all WAFL football fans, football fanatics and statistics lovers the most complete range of player data, match results and records available anywhere on the Western Australian Football League (WAFL) and it's still growing.


What can I find on WAFL FootyFacts?

Match Results for EVERY WAFL GAME from the very first game in 1885 to the present day including full quarter by quarter scores for all but 12 games from 1898. See the missing data page for games where quarter by quarter scores are missing.

Game previews with graphical analysis of each game for the upcoming round.

Scores for every non-WAFL game that counts towards official WAFL game tallies, such as the 1967 Night Series a knockout competition played between the four sides that didn't make the finals, through to the National Football competitions from the 1976 Wills Cup to the 1985 Escort Cup and the more recent Foxtel Cup. Team lists are provided for all WAFL teams for these games

Every player for every game is included for Swan Districts and Peel Thunder. For all other teams, every game for every player for 1968, parts of 1969 and from 1970 are included with player game stats including kicks, marks, handballs etc included for 1968, part of 1969, 1983-1987 and from 2006 plus Swan Districts from 1997-2005.

Either complete or partial career records for over 7600 WAFL league footballers.

Goal scorers for almost all games from 1929 - with exclusion of some games in 1942 (Some random games before 1929 are included too) to the present day. See the missing data page for games where goal scorers are missing.

A massive database of League, Team, Venue, Attendance and Season records.

From time to time a full season or selected Football Budget is available for you to download and read.

A Random Facts page not only provides unique and obscure facts it also helps you to locate particular stats on the website. Off course you can always use the Search icon on the header to locate any stat on the site.

I have received numerous emails form ex-players, family members of ex-players and WAFL fans in general. Feedback certainly makes all the time and effort I spend on this site well worth it. You can see some of my feedback on my Testimonials page. Feel free to leave feedback via Facebook, Twitter or email by using the contact details on the site.


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Ackowledgments

Although the website has been created by myself, a devoted Swan Districts fan, I have been grateful for the contributions of the following people...

Steve Davies and Greg Wardell-Johnson, chief WAFL historians, in providing an enormous amount of assistance with the player data and match scores and keeping me up to date with any corrections required.

John Truslove for providing the list of goalscorers from 1929 to 2012.

Brad Willey who provided the player records for Swan Districts, Football Budgets and Westside Football scans.

Eric Sorensen from FootyWorks for providing the best Football Statistics software which is used to gather stats for game reviews and from where the game predictions are generated.

Sudi Varadarajan for assisting in creation of the website.

Player stats fromm 1994 have been courtesy of waflonline.com. Thanks to the WAFC for allowing this and for supporting this project.

And finally to my Dad, Pampa and Uncle George for introducing me to the WAFL and Swan Districts back in 1980, and my wife and family for being understanding of all the time I have spent and continue to spend working on the site.