The Carlton Football Club, nicknamed The Blues, is one of 17 Australian rules football clubs in the Australian Football League (AFL). The Blues are the third oldest club in the Australian Football League and one of the oldest Australian rules football clubs. The club were the first premiers of the Victorian Football Association (VFA) in 1877, and, along with Essendon, share the most premierships of any VFL/AFL club with 16. The club originally represented the inner city Melbourne area of Carlton and its nickname comes from the navy blue colour of its uniform. Also on its uniform is the club’s insignia which consists of three alphabetical letters – CFC superimposed on each other.
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