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Carlton lost to Collingwood by 72 points - MCG. Scotland's 100th Game.

Round 6, 2006

Carlton1.4105.9396.11479.1266
Collingwood 2.517 5.73712.98121.12138
Venue: MCGDate: Sun 7 May, 2006, 2:10pm
Result: Loss by 72 pointsCrowd: 59,695
Goalkickers: Fevola 3, Stevens, Waite, Houlihan, Fisher, Whitnall, Walker 1
Umpires: James, Rosebury, SullyInjuries: Nil











Game Review

Carlton were competitive in the first half and were 2 points up at half time. But the in form Magpies took complete control of the game after that point, kicking 16 goals to 4 to win by 72 points.

Even Pies coach Mick Malthouse praised Lance Whitnall's 17-mark, 26-possession effort and declared him best-on-ground. For the first 3 quarters he controlled Anthony Rocca but had to be switched forward in the last quarter. Pagan again was unsure where he best served the team. "We need him forward, we need him back," Pagan said.

Andrew Walker kept Nathan Buckley under control, while Bret Thornton did a good job on Tarrant and Andrew Carrazzo kept the in form Ben Johnson quiet. Nick Stevens, Heath Scotland and Ryan Houlihan won a lot of the ball through the midfield.

Team


B: 9 Jason Saddington 32 Bret Thornton 1 Andrew Walker
HB: 6 Kade Simpson 8 Lance Whitnall (vc) 29 Heath Scotland
C: 24 Nick Stevens (vc) 40 Adam Bentick 33 Ryan Houlihan
HF: 14 Brad Fisher 30 Jarrad Waite 12 Matthew Lappin (vc)
F: 19 Eddie Betts 25 Brendan Fevola 3 Marc Murphy
Ruck: 10 Dylan McLaren 43 Anthony Koutoufides (c) 44 Andrew Carrazzo
Interchange:
5 Josh Kennedy, 11 Barnaby French, 31 Jordan Bannister, 34 Simon Wiggins
Coach: Denis Pagan
Emg: Adrian Deluca Cory McGrath Jordan Russell
In: Josh Kennedy, Simon Wiggins
Out: Adrian Deluca, Jordan Russell


Milestones

100 Games (AFL level): Heath Scotland
Debut: Josh Kennedy

Brownlow Votes

3: Shane O'Bree (COLL)
2: Paul Licuria (COLL)
1: Lance Whitnall (CARL)


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