Up for sale is a framed Essendon Bombers Jumper
It was Keven Sheedy's 500th game, Essendon vs Brisbane on 13th April 2002.
Was signed by Keven Sheedy also -
|6 Shaun Welburn||2 Mark Mecury||18 Mathew Lyod|
|5 James Herd||25 Scott Lucas||24 Joe Maceedy|
Kevin's success ratio as a coach is 61.0% - 386 wins, 242 losses and 7 draws. In finals, he won 23 games and lost 20.
During his time at Essendon, the club competed in seven Grand Finals, winning flags in 1984, 1985, 1993 and 2000. The club also won six of eight 'Night' grand finals in which it competed. Overall, Kevin has coached in 69 pre-season competition games.
Sheeds was 'All Australian' coach in 1984, 1985, 1993 and 2000 and State of Origin coach in 1984 and 1985.
He was also the successful Coach of the International Rules Team in 2005 and 2006, winning three of the four Tests played during his tenure.
In round 15 of 2007, Kevin broke the VFL/AFL's combined playing/coaching record with 251 games played and 628 coached - 879 games.
As well as on field success, Kevin also helped develop Essendon off the field. In 1980, membership was 15,000, in 2008, Kevin was given the honour of being the club's 40,000th member in recognition of his efforts in making the Bombers a national 'brand'.
Kevin also received a number of other accolades during 2008. He was inducted in to the Australian Football League's Hall of Fame, made a Legend of the Essendon Football Club and nominated as The Australian Thinker of the Year.
He was appointed to be an Ambassador for the AFL during the 150th Anniversary celebrations of Australian football.
Kevin is a life Member of the Richmond Football Club, Essendon Football Club and the Australian Football League
He received the Advance Australia Award in 1993 and in 1998 was admitted as a Member of the Order of Australia in recognition of his service to sport and the community.
He was named the Australia Sports Commission Coach of the Year for 2000 [Domestic]. Also in 2000 he was awarded an Australian Sports Medal in recognition of his service to Australian Football.
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We have recently taken on another consignment order, this one has a vaste array of sports memorabilia that consists of authentic AFL, Cricket, NRL & Olympic items.