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Melbourne vs Essendon

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Round: 3   Venue: M.C.G.   Date: Fri, 05-04-2019 7:50 pm   Crowd: 52,475  
Melbourne 3.1.1910.1.6112.3.7518.4.112 C:  Simon Goodwin
Essendon 6.4.408.6.5415.6.9620.10.130 C:  John Worsfold
  ESS by 21MELB by 7ESS by 21ESS by 18  
Weather
min temp  14.4°C      max temp  28.5°C
rainfall  0mm    humidity  35%    air pressure  1014.7mb
wind speed 17km/h      wind direction  NNE
Brownlow Medal 3 Dylan Shiel (ESS)2 David Zaharakis (ESS)1 Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti (ESS)

Match Report

GOALS
Melbourne: Hunt, Harmes 3; Lockhart, Weideman, Melksham 2; Neal-Bullen, C. Wagner, Petracca, Gawn, Kolodjashnij, Brayshaw
Essendon: McDonald-Tipungwuti, McKernan, Stringer 4; Smith, Fantasia 2; Baguley, Zaharakis, McGrath, Parish

BEST - AFL.COM.AU
Melbourne: Brayshaw, Gawn, Oliver, Petracca, Jetta
Essendon: Heppell, Shiel, McDonald-Tipungwuti, Zaharakis, Stringer, Fantasia

BEST - THE SATURDAY AGE
Melbourne: Gawn, Brayshaw, Hunt, Oliver, Harmes, Lockhart
Essendon: McDonald-Tipungwuti, Zaharakis, Stringer, Heppell, McKernan, Shiel, Hurleya

INJURIES
Melbourne: McDonald (ankle)
Essendon: Mutch (hamstring), Francis (corked quad)

UMPIRES: Stevic, Harris, Haussen

TELEVISION BROADCAST: Seven Network

COMMENTATORS: Brian Taylor, James Brayshaw, Wayne Carey, Cameron Ling 

Match stats

Melbourne Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
10 Brayshaw, Angus 22 8 12 34 1 0 0 2 1 0 23y 86d 61 31
31 Fritsch, Bayley 16 4 5 21 0 0 0 1 1 0 22y 120d 26 18
17 Frost, Sam 10 3 3 13 0 0 0 0 1 1 25y 220d 72 8
11 Gawn, Max 12 6 5 17 1 0 43 1 2 4 27y 96d 102 52
4 Harmes, James 12 0 9 21 3 2 0 6 1 3 23y 182d 72 47
14 Hibberd, Michael 11 2 5 16 0 0 0 1 2 2 29y 92d 126 13
29 Hunt, Jayden 12 4 4 16 3 1 0 2 2 1 24y 2d 50 13
39 Jetta, Neville 5 2 6 11 0 0 0 3 3 2 29y 52d 144 24
2 Jones, Nathan 8 1 12 20 0 0 0 1 0 0 31y 75d 267 131
16 Kolodjashnij, Kade 6 5 6 12 1 0 0 2 0 1 23y 239d 80 14
41 Lockhart, Jay 9 5 5 14 2 0 0 2 1 2 23y 61d 2 3
28 McDonald, Oscar 3 0 2 5 0 0 0 4 1 1 23y 18d 65 0
25 McDonald, Tom 3 1 3 6 0 0 0 2 0 1 26y 199d 149 85
18 Melksham, Jake 7 2 3 10 2 0 0 4 3 0 27y 219d 159 116
30 Neal-Bullen, Alex 4 0 4 8 1 0 0 4 1 0 23y 86d 62 51
13 Oliver, Clayton 10 2 19 29 0 0 0 4 1 3 21y 257d 63 22
5 Petracca, Christian 8 5 8 16 1 0 0 3 0 0 23y 91d 66 59
3 Salem, Christian 15 2 5 20 0 0 0 2 1 1 23y 264d 73 19
7 Viney, Jack 11 3 10 21 0 0 0 6 1 2 24y 357d 101 28
40 Wagner, Corey 5 3 7 12 1 0 0 4 0 3 22y 13d 10 1
42 Wagner, Josh 7 0 9 16 0 0 0 3 0 0 24y 285d 29 2
26 Weideman, Sam 7 3 7 14 2 0 2 2 1 1 21y 283d 23 20
  Rushed   1  
  Totals 203 61 149 352 18 4 45 59 23 28 24y 282d 1802 757
Essendon Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
29 Ambrose, Patrick 6 3 4 10 0 0 0 3 0 1 27y 216d 70 22
12 Baguley, Mark 5 3 5 10 1 0 0 2 1 1 31y 319d 127 26
2 Bellchambers, Tom 6 1 4 10 0 0 21 3 3 2 29y 270d 116 71
20 Clarke, Zac 2 3 8 10 0 1 13 2 0 2 29y 8d 102 46
13 Fantasia, Orazio 17 10 4 21 2 0 0 2 2 1 23y 203d 63 92
10 Francis, Aaron 8 6 5 13 0 0 0 2 0 0 21y 238d 13 4
35 Guelfi, Matt 8 2 7 15 0 0 0 1 1 2 21y 234d 18 5
21 Heppell, Dyson 13 8 14 27 0 1 0 5 2 0 26y 326d 154 57
18 Hurley, Michael 16 6 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 2 28y 308d 163 108
43 McDonald-Tipungwuti, Anthony 9 4 5 14 4 0 0 3 1 1 25y 348d 69 72
1 McGrath, Andrew 10 2 13 23 1 0 0 3 1 0 20y 307d 44 7
45 McKenna, Conor 17 3 3 20 0 0 0 3 1 0 23y 8d 54 17
44 McKernan, Shaun 5 5 8 13 4 1 0 3 2 2 28y 216d 65 55
7 Merrett, Zach 12 1 14 26 0 0 0 7 3 1 23y 184d 106 36
19 Mutch, Kobe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 21y 18d 4 1
3 Parish, Darcy 16 4 8 24 1 3 0 3 1 1 21y 254d 57 19
14 Ridley, Jordan 9 6 5 14 0 0 0 2 0 0 20y 167d 5 0
42 Saad, Adam 7 2 8 15 0 0 0 2 0 3 24y 256d 73 3
9 Shiel, Dylan 16 4 15 31 0 2 0 4 1 0 26y 27d 138 64
5 Smith, Devon 12 4 3 15 2 0 0 9 2 1 25y 320d 134 120
25 Stringer, Jake 9 3 1 10 4 1 0 6 2 2 24y 345d 112 196
11 Zaharakis, David 19 4 12 31 1 0 0 4 5 1 29y 43d 190 120
  Rushed   1  
  Totals 222 84 147 369 20 10 34 69 28 23 25y 110d 1877 1141

Match highlights

52,475 attended Melbourne vs. Essendon at M.C.G. (AFL, Premiership Season, R3)

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.