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Get Your Melbourne Demons Merchandise Here

It’s the emblem of the team we love, the team of the red and the blue! As one of the oldest professional clubs of any football code in the world, the Demons have a colourful history, with fans spread out across all of Victoria. If you’re a tragic Dees fan, you’ll just love our range of official licensed Melbourne Demons merch. Shop the collection online today and enjoy FREE shipping on orders over $100.


A Short History Of The Melbourne Demons

Nicknamed the Demons or Dees as they are affectionately known by loyal fans, the Melbourne Football Club’s origins can be traced back to 1858 when Tom Wills who was at the time captain of the Victoria cricket team called for the formation of a football club with a code of laws. Wills along with three other players created ‘The Rules of the Melbourne Football Club’ in 1859, which the AFL is based on. As a founding member of the VFA and VFL (now known as the AFL), Melbourne enjoyed dominant success early on and has won 12 premierships, the most recent being in 1964. Melbourne was also a foundation team of the AFL Women’s league. The Demons won flags in 1939, 1940 and 1941, becoming the third club after Carlton and Collingwood to win three consecutive premierships. In 1952, football legend Norm Smith became the club coach and in 1953 Ron Barassi began playing for the team. Together, the duo was the driving force behind the club’s most successful period, winning the flag in 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959 and 1960. 


Buy Official Melbourne Demons Merch Online

Red and blue have been associated with the club since its inception, having been worn in one of their first practice matches in 1859. Despite a history filled with ups and downs, Dees fans know how important it is to wear the red and blue with pride. Find unique gift ideas and other Melbourne Demons merchandise for your man cave, right here at The Stubby Club.