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Carlton d Sth Melbourne by 2 pts - Lakeside Oval. Come from behind win with Jezza's late goal

Round 6, 1971

Sth Melbourne5.23210.66612.98113.1492
Venue: Lakeside OvalDate: Saturday May 8, 1971
Result: Won by 2 pointsUmpire: I.RobinsonCrowd: 17,171
Goalkickers: A.Jesaulenko 5, S.Jackson 3, P.Jones 2, R.Walls 2, J.Nicholls 2.
Best: R.Walls (BOG), I.Robertson, I.Collins, D.McKay, V.Waite, P.Jones.
Reports: NilInjuries: N.Chandler (dislocated shoulder), A.Jesaulenko (bruised hip)

Game Review

The Blues were probably a touch lucky to take this match as South could only manage 1-5 in the last quarter whilst we added 3-3 to prevail by 2 points.

Jezza's fifth as the last term entered time-on gave the Blues the lead for virtually the first time all day.


B: 19 Ian Collins 20 Geoff Southby 30 Vin Waite
HB: 21 Barry Gill 43 David McKay 35 Barry Mulcair
C: 15 Phil Pinnell 34 Ian Robertson 33 Paul Hurst
HF: 5 Syd Jackson 42 Robert Walls (vc) 22 Neil Chandler
F: 28 Peter Jones 25 Alex Jesaulenko 8 Trevor Keogh
Ruck: 2 John Nicholls (c) 1 Serge Silvagni 10 Adrian Gallagher
Res: 49 Andy Lukimitis 12 Barry Armstrong
Coach: Ron Barassi


200 Goals : John Nicholls

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