P. Burke

Victorian Football Association
Career: 1888

Recruited from West Geelong in 1888
The Weekly Times May 05 1888 in its season preview said Burke, a follower, was from Chilwell. (a western suburb of Geelong)

1888 April 28
Burke was named in the Carlton squad to play a Brunswick 23 side at Princes Oval.

1888 May 12
Burke named in the Carlton squad to play University at University.
Burke is not named in any further games for this year.
No details for this match, although the Blues scored 14 goals, so Burke may have scored a goal in this game.

1888 CFC Annual Report, Burke scored 1 goal during the season.

The Geelong Advertiser April 27 1894 (p2), says,
"The other new men are, P. Burke, Geelong West's old follower of 1888, latterly of Carlton, who has returned to his old form."

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