GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 17: The Kangaroos huddle during the 2020 AFL Round 18 match between the North Melbourne Kangaroos and the West Coast Eagles at Metricon Stadium on September 17, 2020 in Gold Coast, Australia. (Photo by Michael Willson/AFL Photos via Getty Images)

AFL is known for its high-scoring matches, though there have been a handful of teams that have only managed three or fewer goals.

Below we have looked at the top ten lowest-scoring team totals in the modern era.

The lowest a team has scored in the AFL was in 2009 where Fremantle only managed one goal and seven behinds, a total of 13, against Adelaide.

Here is the top ten.

  1. Fremantle 1.7 (13) - 2009 vs Adelaide at Football Park
  2. North Melbourne 1.8 (14) - 2019 vs Geelong at GMHBA Stadium
  3. Carlton 1.10 (16) - 1991 vs Footscray at Western Oval
  4. Fremantle 2.4 (16) - 2020 vs Geelong at Optus Stadium (Shortened quarters due to COVID)
  5. Brisbane 2.5 (17) - 2018 vs Richmond at MCG
  6. Sydney 2.7 (19) - 2020 vs Fremantle at Optus Stadium (Shortened quarters due to COVID)
  7. Gold Coast 3.2 (20) - 2017 vs Port Adelaide at Adelaide Oval
  8. Melbourne 2.8 (20) - 1991 vs West Coast at Subiaco Oval
  9. Adelaide 2.9 (21) - 2021 vs Essendon at Marvel Stadium
  10. Port Adelaide 3.3 (21) - 2011 vs Collingwood at Football Park