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Footscray vs Melbourne

Scoreboard | Match statistics

GF   Venue: M.C.G.   Date: Sat, 25-09-1954 2:50 pm   Crowd: 80,897   Gate: £12,703.00  
Footscray 6.3.398.5.5312.9.8115.12.102 C:  Charlie Sutton
Melbourne 1.4.104.6.306.7.437.9.51 C:  Norm Smith
  FOOTS by 29FOOTS by 23FOOTS by 38FOOTS by 51  

Match stats

Footscray Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
30 Abbey, Angus 0 0 0 0 0 0 28y 314d 78 0
5 Box, Peter 19 3 0 1 2 0 22y 187d 57 21
18 Bryden, Dave 17 7 0 0 3 2 27y 94d 131 52
2 Collins, Jack 15 8 7 4 1 1 24y 265d 87 164
22 Donald, Wally 15 3 0 0 1 0 27y 121d 150 1
7 Duffy, Roger 16 3 1 0 3 1 22y 364d 53 62
11 Edwards, Arthur 10 2 0 1 1 2 20y 113d 41 20
24 Gallagher, Jim 9 2 0 0 1 1 23y 193d 62 0
34 Gilmore, Brian 15 6 0 0 0 2 21y 79d 49 45
25 Henderson, Herb 23 5 0 0 3 1 24y 12d 72 0
1 Kerr, John 24 1 1 3 1 0 20y 72d 29 39
19 Martin, Alan 10 3 0 0 1 4 26y 196d 105 8
33 McCarthy, Ron 11 3 0 1 1 1 19y 326d 35 3
26 Nuttall, Jack 0 0 0 0 0 0 25y 238d 17 0
28 Reynolds, Doug 14 2 1 1 2 2 21y 21d 31 8
9 Ross, Don 15 4 0 0 1 0 20y 217d 56 8
32 Stevens, Harvey 19 4 1 0 3 5 24y 48d 91 96
17 Stockman, Ron 16 4 1 0 0 1 20y 37d 24 1
6 Sutton, Charlie 13 3 3 1 2 5 30y 175d 161 61
3 Whitten, Ted 16 7 0 0 1 2 21y 60d 66 43
  Totals 277 70     15 12     27 30 23y 230d 1395 632
Melbourne Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
6 Adams, Frank 0 0 0 0 0 0 19y 105d 22 25
6 Albiston, Ken 20 4 1 3 1 3 27y 318d 103 125
10 Arnold, Lance 18 3 0 0 0 2 28y 142d 149 88
31 Barassi, Ron 19 3 1 1 4 1 18y 210d 20 12
30 Beckwith, John 9 1 0 0 1 1 22y 9d 65 19
7 Case, Geoff 9 1 0 0 1 1 19y 10d 26 4
4 Christie, Ken 10 2 0 0 1 1 27y 28d 63 9
26 Clarke, Noel 13 6 1 1 3 0 23y 273d 67 131
8 Collins, Geoff 14 3 0 0 2 2 28y 46d 88 5
1 Cordner, Denis 22 10 0 0 3 1 30y 89d 113 80
9 Dixon, Brian 2 0 0 0 1 0 18y 128d 8 2
18 Johnson, Bob 4 0 1 0 2 3 19y 114d 11 23
34 Lane, Ralph 8 0 0 0 2 1 24y 193d 45 6
17 McGivern, Geoff 10 4 0 0 3 3 23y 272d 83 53
5 McLean, Ian 20 1 1 1 2 0 25y 29d 50 5
35 McMahen, Noel 15 3 0 0 0 3 27y 330d 137 25
38 Melville, Ken 7 1 0 0 1 1 23y 226d 37 0
11 Mithen, Laurie 13 6 1 0 1 4 20y 163d 13 6
12 Spencer, Stuart 16 3 1 3 1 0 22y 234d 84 70
25 Williams, Don 12 6 0 0 1 0 18y 326d 37 0
  Totals 241 57     7 9     30 27 23y 163d 1221 688

Match highlights

Jack Collins kicked 7 goals for Footscray against Melbourne (V/AFL, Premiership Season, GF)
Wally Donald played his 150th V/AFL game: Footscray vs. Melbourne (V/AFL, Premiership Season, GF)
80,897 attended Footscray vs. Melbourne at M.C.G. (V/AFL, Premiership Season, GF)

Footnotes

Footscray obtained 8.8 from snaps; 6.2 from marks; and 1.2 from frees. Melbourne obtained 4.3 from marks; 2.6 from snaps; and 1.0 from frees.

Kick-offs from full back after a behind has been scored have been removed

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