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Reference_ 1941 VFL Grand Final

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Introduction


Season and Lead-up



Teams

Melbourne

B:Richie EmselleShane McGrathDon Cordner
HB:Col McLeanTed CordnerWally Lock
C:Syd AndersonAllan LaFontaineStan Heal
HF:Maurie GibbRon BaggottRay Wartman
F:Jack O'KeefeNorm SmithGerry Daly
Foll:Jack MuellerAdrian DullardPercy Beames
Reserve(s):Warren Lewis
Coach:Frank Hughes b1894


Essendon

B:Elton PlummerCec RuddellFred Green
HB:Bob FlaniganWally ButtsworthAllan Hird
C:Ernie CowardHarold LambertJack Caesar
HF:Gordon LaneLes GriggsMurray Exelby
F:Jack CassinTom ReynoldsTed Bryce
Foll:Hugh TorneyGordon AbbottDick Reynolds
Reserve(s):Ted Regan
Coach:Dick Reynolds


Reference_ 1941 VFL Grand Final - Winning Team (Melbourne)
Reference_ 1941 VFL Grand Final - Defeated Team (Essendon)


The Game

M.C.G.
Sat, 27-Sep-1941 2:50 PM
Crowd: 79,687

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Melbourne6.6 (42)11.9 (75)14.11 (95)19.13 (127)
Essendon1.1 (7)2.6 (18)6.12 (48)13.20 (98)
DifferenceME by 35ME by 57ME by 47ME by 29


Goals:
Melbourne: Beames 6, Mueller 3, Smith 3, Wartman 2, Anderson , Daly , Dullard , Gibb , O'Keefe
Essendon: T.Reynolds 3, Bryce 2, D.Reynolds 2, Abbott , Cassin , Exelby , Lane , Regan , Torney


Match Previews

GRAND FINAL TOMORROW. (1941, September 26). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 8. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article8206991

Match Reviews

MELBOURNE BRILLIANT. (1941, September 29). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 8. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article8207457

Photos


The Aftermath


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1941_VFL_Grand_Final
http://afltables.com/afl/stats/games/1941/051119410927.html


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