Victorian Football Association
Alfred Henry Richardson
1891 April 25
Richardson named in squad that played a pre-season match against a Combined Juniors (23) team at the East Melbourne C. G.
1891 May 2
Richardson debuted for the Blues in the season opener against St.Kilda on the St.Kilda C. G.
1891 July 18
Carlton played Fitzroy on the M.C.G.
The Blues were too over-confident and they lost the match.
The Australasian report of this game game said;
"The comparatively new man, Richardson played sterling football throughout the match, but he was especially clever in the ruck during the last quarter."
1891 CFC Annual Report, A. Richardson scored 9 goals for the season.
Appears in the 1891 Carlton Football Club team photo.
1892 Battled manfully for the Old Dark Blues
(Centenary Souvenir of Carlton Football Club. p20)
1892 CFC Annual Report, A. Richardson scored 8 goals for the season.
1893 The Broadford Courier, April 28, reports that "Richardson of the Carlton twenty will don the Benalla colors."