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Reference_ 1900 VFL Grand Final





Introduction

Sportsman 25 Sep 1900 P6 Banner
Sportsman 25 Sep 1900 P6 Banner


Season and Lead-up



Teams

Melbourne

B:Maurie HerringEddie ShollLes Rippon
HB:Harry ParkinJack PurseBill McClelland
C:Corrie GardnerHarry Clarke b1876Harold Hay
HF:Austin LewisJack LeithFrank Langley
F:Dick WardillStewart GeddesTommy Ryan
Foll:George MoodieVic CumberlandFred McGinis


Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 Melbourne Team
Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 Melbourne Team

Punch 27 Sep 1900 P25 Melbourne Team
Punch 27 Sep 1900 P25 Melbourne Team

Weekly Times 29 Sep 1900 P11 The Football Final
Weekly Times 29 Sep 1900 P11 The Football Final



Fitzroy

B:Hugh McEwenGeoff MoriartyErn Jenkins
HB:Bert SharpeAlec Sloan Pat Hickey
C:Eddie DrohanHarry Clarke b1876Kelly Robinson
HF:Tammy BeauchampAlf McDougallLou Barker
F:Pat DescrimesGerald BrosnanChris Kiernan
Foll:Mick GraceBill PotterBill McSpeerin



Reference_ 1900 VFL Grand Final - Winning Team (Melbourne)
Reference_ 1900 VFL Grand Final - Defeated Team (Fitzroy)



The Game

Venue: East Melbourne Cricket Ground
Date: Sat, 22-Sep-1900
Attendance: 20,181
Rules: 18 players on field - No Substitutes/Interchange
Umpire - Ivo Crapp

TeamsQ1Q2Q3Final
Melbourne2.3 (15)2.5 (17)4.8 (32)4.10 (34)
Fitzroy1.4 (10)2.7 (19)2.7 (19)3.12 (30)


Goal Kickers
Melbourne: Geddes 1, Leith 1, Ryan 1, Wardill 1
Fitzroy: Grace 2, Barker 1


Match Previews


Match Reviews

The Age 24-Sep-1900 p9
Argus 24-Sep-1900 p7
Sportsman Melbourne 25-Sep-1900 p6
Fitzroy City Press 28-Sep-1900 p3
Australasian 29-Sep-1900 p21
Leader Melbourne 29-Sep-1900 p16

Photos

Weekly Times 29-Sep-1900 p11
Punch Melbourne 27-Sep-1900, September 27). Punch p25
Australasian 29-Sep-1900 p29

Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 A Lofty Punt
Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 A Lofty Punt


Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 A Turn In The Game
Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 A Turn In The Game
Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 Captains Wardill And Sloan
Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 Captains Wardill And Sloan
Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 Dodging
Australasian 29 Sep 1900 P29 Dodging
Weekly Times 29 Sep 1900 P11 Members Stand And Enclosure East Melb
Weekly Times 29 Sep 1900 P11 Members Stand And Enclosure East Melb
Weekly Times 29 Sep 1900 P11 Moriarty Stops A Melbourne Rush
Weekly Times 29 Sep 1900 P11 Moriarty Stops A Melbourne Rush
Punch 27 Sep 1900 P25 Herring Makes A Fine Mark
Punch 27 Sep 1900 P25 Herring Makes A Fine Mark
Punch 27 Sep 1900 P25 Leith Beats MGrace
Punch 27 Sep 1900 P25 Leith Beats MGrace



The Aftermath


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1900_VFL_Grand_Final
http://afltables.com/afl/stats/games/1900/061119000922.html


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