Geoff Williams (footballer) is confirmed dead at the age of 89.
Geoff was best known as a Australian footballer (Geelong).
Geoff Williams
Personal information
Date of birth(1930-11-18)18 November 1930
Date of death20 July 2020(2020-07-20) (aged 89)
Place of deathGeelong
Original team(s)Warragul
Height183 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight83 kg (183 lb)
Playing career1
YearsClubGames (Goals)
1952–1959Geelong121 (1)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1959.
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com
Geoffrey Howard Williams OAM (18 November 1930 – 20 July 2020) was an Australian rules footballer for Geelong in the Victorian Football League (VFL).
A half-bank flanker, he played in Geelong's 1952 premiership team and won the club's best and fairest award in 1952 and 1955.
He and his wife Joan had four children. He was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in the 2016 Australia Day honours for services "to Australian rules football, and to the community of Geelong".
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