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Stan Alves is the former Australian Rules football player and coach. He is known for playing in the Wing position. He has played for Melbourne club, North Melbourne club. 

Stan Alves's wife

Stan Alves has not revealed any information regarding his wife or married life. He had a son whose name is Matthew Alves.

 But unfortunately his son died while he as 13 years old. Stan Alves's son died after being hit by a train in July 1989. 

He faced a tragic of losing his son at such a young age. Stan Alves battled with depression after the death of his son. 

Stan Alves's net worth 

The net worth of Stan Alves is estimated to be around 8 million dollars. He has worked very hard and showed a high level of dedication to be successful in his career. He has earned most of his net worth from his football career.

He has also published books. His book 

"Sacked Coach: Life… football… death" are at sell in Amazon.com at $196 and three used book are at $9.50. 

Stan Alves's wiki

Stan Alves was born in May 22, 1946. His current age is 73 years old as of 2019. He has not revealed any information regarding his birth place but it is safe to say that he was born in Australia. He has also not revealed any information regarding his parents as well. 

He has an average height of 5 ft 10 inches that is 178 cm. and his weight is 78 kg that is 172 lb. 

Stan Alves's career

Stan Alves has played 226 games for Melbourne Football Club form 1960s to 1970s. He was also the captain of Melbourne Football Club from 1973 to 1976. He finished runner up for Brownlow Medal in 1975. He then joined North Melbourne in 1977. 

Stan Alves played 40 games for the North Melbourne before he retired from the team. After retiring, he became the coach of the St Kilda in 1994. St Kilda won 1996 pre-season competition. His career of coaching St Kilda ended in 1998 season. 

Stan Alves was awarded with Australian Sports Medal in October 24, 2000 for his contribution to Australian football. He was also awarded with Order of Australia Medal in January 26, 2008 for "service to Australian Rules football as a player, coach and commentator, and to the community as a supporter of charitable organizations." 

He is currently offering a range of services to meet the needs of small businesses, sporting clubs, charities and corporations which include: motivational speaking, guest speaker, master of ceremonies, team building, coaching, key note speaking, commentary, charity nights and others.

He also likes to share about his experience when he lost his son. He also has very important story to tell regarding his battle with depression. 

Updated On Tue Feb 25 2020 Published On Tue Jun 18 2019 By paper-boat

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