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Reference_ 1950 VFL Grand Final

Matches



Introduction


Season and Lead-up



Teams

Essendon

B:Les GardinerBill BrittinghamWally May
HB:Harold LambertRoy McConnellNorm McDonald
C:Chris LambertAlan DaleJack Collins b1925
HF:Jack JonesBill SnellBert Harper
F:Dick ReynoldsJohn ColemanRon McEwin
Foll:Bob McClureBob SymeBill Hutchison
Reserve(s):Ted LeehaneNoel Allanson
Coach:Dick Reynolds


North Melbourne

B:Pat KellyJock McCorkellJohn Reeves
HB:Ted JarrardReg RyanLes Reeves
C:Keith McKenzieKevin DynonLes Mogg
HF:Gerald MarchesiFrank JeevesDon Condon
F:Bob BrookerJock SpencerTim Robb
Foll:Colin ThorntonLes FooteJim Malone
Reserve(s):Vic LawrenceJack Hedley
Coach:Wally Carter


Reference_ 1950 VFL Grand Final - Winning Team (Essendon)
Reference_ 1950 VFL Grand Final - Defeated Team (North Melbourne)


The Game

M.C.G.
Sat, 23-Sep-1950 2:50 PM
Crowd: 87,601

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Essendon7.3 (45)7.6 (48)10.11 (71)13.14 (92)
North Melbourne4.0 (24)5.5 (35)7.9 (51)7.12 (54)
DifferenceES by 21ES by 13ES by 20ES by 38


Goals:
Essendon: Coleman 4, Reynolds 2, Syme 2, Dale , Harper , Hutchison , McEwin , Snell
North Melbourne: Spencer 3, Robb 2, Brooker, Dynon

Match Previews

Essendon side weakened STAR RIVER OUT OF TEAM. (1950, September 22). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 13. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22900641
Dick Reyneldls says goodbye— I gave game my best... it's given me everything. (1950, September 23). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 1. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22909145

Match Reviews

The Dons are 1950 premiers NORTH 6 GOALS DOWN IN HECTIC GAME. (1950, September 25). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 13. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22908763

Photos

Argus Magazine - Lets Look at Footy 1953 p07 1950 Final Geelong v North Melbourne - Source: State Library of Victoria
Argus Magazine - Lets Look at Footy 1953 p07 1950 Final Geelong v North Melbourne - Source: State Library of Victoria


Argus Magazine - Lets Look at Footy 1953 p08 1950 Essendon North Melbourne Grand Final - Source: State Library of Victoria
Argus Magazine - Lets Look at Footy 1953 p08 1950 Essendon North Melbourne Grand Final - Source: State Library of Victoria


Victory's scars — the crowd had them, too!. (1950, September 25). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 1. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22908563
No heading (1950, September 22). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 24. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1734772
No heading. (1950, September 25). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 24. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1734878
No heading. (1950, September 25). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 1 Supplement: The Argus League Grand Final Souvenir. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1734879
No heading. (1950, September 25). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 2 Supplement: The Argus League Grand Final Souvenir. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1734880
No heading. (1950, September 25). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 3 Supplement: The Argus League Grand Final Souvenir. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1734881
No heading (1950, September 25). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 4 Supplement: The Argus League Grand Final Souvenir. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1734882
No heading. (1950, September 25). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 5 Supplement: The Argus League Grand Final Souvenir. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1734883
No heading. (1950, September 25). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 6 Supplement: The Argus League Grand Final Souvenir. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1734884

Grand Final 1949 - Flying Higher- History of the Essendon Football Club 1872-1994 - Michael Maplestone 1994 - Photographer Unknown
Grand Final 1949 - Flying Higher- History of the Essendon Football Club 1872-1994 - Michael Maplestone 1994 - Photographer Unknown


The Aftermath


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1950_VFL_Grand_Final
http://afltables.com/afl/stats/games/1950/051219500923.html



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