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Reference_ 1923 VFA Grand Final





Introduction



Season and Lead-up



Teams


Footscray

B:Bill DoolanTed SiviesVic Smith
HB:Bill MordenNorm FordFrank Nielsen b1891
C:Rupert GibbAlby OutenBill McIntyre
HF:Wally FraserJack O'Brien b1898Vic Sampson
F:Jack 'Chooka' HowellTom MullensJ. Scanlon
Foll:Con McCarthy (c/c)Charlie Zinnick
Rov:Alec Eason


Source
http://www.fnwb.com.au/heritage/footscrays-premierships/
Frans Nielsen - will be Frank

Port Melbourne

B:Bob ForbesJoe GarbuttJim Graham
HB:Bill JohnsonCharlie StanbridgeJack Bisset
C:Jim 'Snowy' RuddGeorge OgilvieHenry 'Chic' Trembath
HF:Mick EnnisHenry KerleyPat Crudden
F:Gus Dobrigh (c)George TaylorBob Skilton Snr
Foll:Bill Rudd (vc)Bill Rees
Rov:Bill Barfoot


Source
1923, Record (Emerald Hill, Vic. : 1881 - 1954), 29 September, p. 2. , viewed 09 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page19806825
(Kerley listed twice. Other sources include Skilton on the forward line

Record Emerald Hill 29 Sep 1923 P2 Port Players
Record Emerald Hill 29 Sep 1923 P2 Port Players


Reference_ 1923 VFA Grand Final - Winning Team (Footscray)
Reference_ 1923 VFA Grand Final - Defeated Team (Port Melbourne)


The Game

Venue: Arden Street, North Melbourne
Date: Sat 29-Sep-1923
Attendance: 18,000
Rules: 18 players on field - No Substitutes/Interchange
Umpire - Jones

TeamsQ1Q2Q3Final
Footscray 3. 4 (22)3. 4 (22)6. 9 (45)7. 10 (52)
Port Melbourne 0. 0 (0)2. 1 (13)2. 2 (14)5. 8 (38)


Goal Kickers
Footscray: Mullins 2, Eason, Howell, O'Brien, Samson, Scanlon
Port Melbourne: Kerley 2, Barfoot, Cruddin, Taylor

Match Previews


Match Reviews


Photos

Argus 1 Oct 1923 P7 Association Grand Final
Argus 1 Oct 1923 P7 Association Grand Final

Australiasian 6 Oct 1923 P69 ASSOCIATION FOOTBALL PLAY IN THE PREMIERSHIP GAME 600thumb
Australiasian 6 Oct 1923 P69 ASSOCIATION FOOTBALL PLAY IN THE PREMIERSHIP GAME 600thumb


Record Emerald Hill 29 Sep 1923 P1 Gus Dobrigh Port Captain
Record Emerald Hill 29 Sep 1923 P1 Gus Dobrigh Port Captain
Argus 29 Sep1923 P21 Grand Final Teams
Argus 29 Sep1923 P21 Grand Final Teams

Sporting Globe 2 Oct 1923 P8 First Aid
Sporting Globe 2 Oct 1923 P8 First Aid





The Aftermath


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1923_VFA_season
http://www.thegapchessclub.org.au/vfa/ww/1923.htm

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