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Melbourne vs Footscray

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Round: 17   Venue: M.C.G.   Date: Sat, 19-08-1961 2:15 pm   Crowd: 52,195  
Melbourne 2.2.145.9.398.15.6311.22.88 C:  Norm Smith
Footscray 2.2.144.3.275.5.357.6.48 C:  Ted Whitten
  Scores levelMELB by 12MELB by 28MELB by 40  

Match stats

Melbourne Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
31 Barassi, Ron 1 25y 173d 149 213
19 Carroll, Bob 0 19y 305d 4 0
17 Dawson, Ray 0 20y 103d 10 3
16 Johnson, Bob 2 26y 77d 137 263
8 Johnson, Bob 'Tassie' 0 23y 260d 56 0
14 Johnson, Trevor 0 26y 206d 112 9
22 Kenneally, Bryan 0 19y 146d 36 1
35 Laidlaw, Clyde 0 27y 265d 119 56
21 Leahy, Brian 0 18y 197d 29 0
4 Lord, John 3 24y 139d 69 8
29 Mann, Harold 'Hassa' 1 20y 313d 54 68
37 Massey, Bernie 0 22y 7d 15 0
33 Miller, Robert 0 20y 160d 12 0
32 Milner, George 0 23y 155d 14 1
11 Mithen, Laurie 0 27y 126d 133 68
38 Nilsson, Ray 1 22y 266d 24 27
18 Roet, Brian 0 21y 290d 10 0
2 Rowarth, Alan 2 24y 360d 51 75
23 Tunbridge, Geoff 1 29y 134d 95 111
10 Turner, Bob 0 25y 59d 19 7
  Rushed   22  
  Totals         11 22         23y 188d 1148 910
Footscray Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
6 Beamish, Keith 0 20y 188d 30 22
37 Bryant, Ian 0 19y 69d 20 1
16 Duff, Ken 1 19y 231d 11 8
28 Evans, Charlie 0 19y 224d 21 0
12 Gardiner, Alex 0 26y 228d 78 16
2 Hobbs, Merv 1 19y 64d 10 20
23 Hoiles, John 0 23y 8d 59 5
17 Ion, Graham 1 20y 311d 48 40
25 Jillard, John 0 20y 144d 43 0
29 Lee, Bernie 0 24y 152d 65 4
30 McKellar, Barney 0 21y 199d 16 7
14 Schultz, John 1 22y 325d 65 20
24 Slattery, Jack 2 24y 149d 15 17
31 Smith, Barry 0 22y 210d 23 6
8 Spargo, Bob 0 21y 308d 44 23
5 Stewart, Charlie 0 22y 153d 17 4
13 Thornton, Barry 0 21y 46d 20 2
26 Walker, Ray 0 19y 244d 30 0
4 Ware, Bob 0 19y 361d 32 22
3 Whitten, Ted 1 28y 23d 180 166
  Rushed   6  
  Totals         7 6         21y 328d 827 383

Match highlights

52,195 attended Melbourne vs. Footscray at M.C.G. (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R17)

Footnotes

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