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Reference_ 1960 VFL Grand Final

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Introduction


Season and Lead-up



Teams

Melbourne

B:John BeckwithTassie JohnsonTrevor Johnson
HB:Geoff CaseJohn Lord b1937Ian Thorogood
C:Brian DixonLaurie MithenBryan Kenneally
HF:Geoff TunbridgeClyde LaidlawHassa Mann
F:Bob B JohnsonAlan RowarthFrank Adams
Foll:Len MannRon Barassi JnrIan Ridley
Reserve(s):Brian LeahyRay Nilsson
Coach:Norm Smith


Collingwood

B:Ron ReevesPeter RosenbrockMick Twomey
HB:Kevin RoseBill ThrippMike Delanty
C:Brian GrayJohn HendersonErrol Hutchesson
HF:Ken TurnerMurray WeidemanBrian Beers
F:Graeme FellowesRay WillettKeith Burns
Foll:Ray GabelichBarry HarrisonRon O'Dwyer
Reserve(s):Ian BrewerBert Chapman
Coach:Phonse Kyne


Reference_ 1960 VFL Grand Final - Winning Team (Melbourne)
Reference_ 1960 VFL Grand Final - Defeated Team (Collingwood)


The Game

M.C.G.
Sat, 24-Sep-1960 2:50 PM
Crowd: 97,457

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Melbourne4.3 (27)5.5 (35)7.12 (54)8.14 (62)
Collingwood0.0 (0)1.0 (6)2.0 (12)2.2 (14)
DifferenceME by 27ME by 29ME by 42ME by 48


Goals:
Melbourne:F Adams 2, B Johnson 2, H Mann 2, A Rowarth, G Tunbridge
Collingwood: R Gabelich , J Henderson

Match Previews

The Age 23-Sep-1960 p32
http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=X6YTAAAAIBAJ&sjid=GbADAAAAIBAJ&pg=6475%2C4186866

Match Reviews

The Age 26-Sep-1960 p24
http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=IYVVAAAAIBAJ&sjid=GbADAAAAIBAJ&pg=7185%2C4707328

Photos

The Age 26-Sep-1960 p1
http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=IIVVAAAAIBAJ&sjid=GbADAAAAIBAJ&pg=6579%2C4581588

The Age 26-Sep-1960 p21
http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=IIVVAAAAIBAJ&sjid=GbADAAAAIBAJ&pg=7184%2C4692384

The Aftermath


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1960_VFL_Grand_Final
http://afltables.com/afl/stats/games/1960/041119600924.html



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