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Reference_ 1952 VFL Grand Final

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Season and Lead-up



Teams

Geelong

Geelong - Argus 1952 - Source: Private Collection - Photographer Unknown
Geelong - Argus 1952 - Source: Private Collection - Photographer Unknown


BacksBernie SmithBruce MorrisonNorm Sharp
H/BacksRussell MiddlemissJohn HydeGeoff Williams
Centre LineBert WornerDoug PalmerTerry Fulton
H/ForwardsBob DavisFred FlanaganLeo Turner
ForwardsJim NormanGeorge GoninonPeter Pianto
Rucks/RoverBill McMaster b1930Russell RenfreyNeil Trezise
ReservesSid Smith b1928Ron Hovey
Coach:Reg Hickey


Collingwood

BacksGeorge HamsKeith BatchelorBill Rose
H/BacksLes Smith b1934Jack FinckFrank Tuck
Centre LineThorold MerrettBill Twomey b1927Des Healey
H/ForwardsJack HickeyMaurie DunstanBob Rose
ForwardsJack ParkerHarvey StevensNeil Mann
Rucks/RoverMick TwomeyArthur GoochLou Richards
ReservesRon KingstonKen Aitken
Coach:Phonse Kyne


Reference_ 1952 VFL Grand Final - Winning Team (Geelong)
Reference_ 1952 VFL Grand Final - Defeated Team (Collingwood)


The Game

Round: Grand Final Venue: M.C.G. Date: Sat, 27-Sep-1952 2:50 PM Attendance: 82890
TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Geelong4.2 (26)5.3 (33)11.6 (72)13.8 (86)
Collingwood1.1 (7)3.3 (21)5.3 (33)5.10 (40)
DifferenceGE by 19GE by 12GE by 39GE by 46


Goals:
Geelong:: Goninon 5, Trezise 4, Davis , Flanagan , McMaster , Worner
Collingwood::Parker 3, Merrett 2

Match Previews

No headin. (1952, September 26). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 9. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1756251
No heading (1952, September 27). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 10. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1756281

Match Reviews

No heading. (1952, September 29). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 9. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1756310
No heading. (1952, September 29). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 10. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1756313

Photos

No heading (1952, September 26). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 1 Supplement: The Argus Magazine. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1756258
No heading (1952, September 26). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 8 Supplement: The Argus Magazine. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page175626
No heading (1952, September 29). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 1. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page1756302
Tired Geelong players found their welcome a heavy ordeal. (1952, September 29). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 7. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article23209305
STRIPED WARRIORS DANCE GRAND FINAL CORROBOREE. (1952, September 29). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 16. Retrieved April 17, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article23209281

The Aftermath

Unfurling Premiership Flag - Source: Geelong Football Club Collection - Photographer MRiley (Poor Quality Image)
Unfurling Premiership Flag - Source: Geelong Football Club Collection - Photographer MRiley (Poor Quality Image)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1952_VFL_Grand_Final
http://afltables.com/afl/stats/games/1952/040919520927.html


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