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Carlton defeated Melbourne by 10 points at VFL Park Waverley

Round 5, 1982

Carlton2.4164.8326.15519.2276
Melbourne3.3217.7497.11539.1266
Venue: VFL Park WaverleyDate: Saturday April 24, 1982
Result: Win by 10 pointsUmpires: B.Bullus & J.MorganCrowd: 26,950 Receipts $67,264.20
Goalkickers: D.Clarke 2, W.Jones 1, M.Fitzpatrick 1, P.Bosustow 1, K.Sheldon 1, P.Maylin 1, F.Marchesani 1, S.Howell 1
Best; P.Maylin, F.Marchesani, P.Bosustow, R.Austin, R.Ashman, D.English
Reports: Nil
Injuries: P.McConville (damaged hand tendon) replaced by Clarke in first quarter, S.Howell (swollen hand) , J.Buckley (bruised thigh), R.Ashman (bruised back)











Game Review

Carlton struggled to overcome an obviously improved Melbourne outfit.

Carlton defender Des English, was at his stout and burly best against Melbourne to collect a Best on Ground effort. English's fine work on the Blues backline was a good example for his complacent team-mates. Inside Football Player of the Year.

Carlton defeated Melbourne by 10 points but the inaccurate Blues, who by kicking 9.22 had to fight all day, not taking the lead until the final term. - Football Record.

Team


B: 27 Des English 20 Geoff Southby (vc) 11 Bruce Doull
HB: 22 Robbert Klomp 15 Val Perovic 33 Peter McConville
C: 13 Phil Maylin 5 Ken Sheldon 32 David Glascott
HF: 26 David Clarke 3 Mike Fitzpatrick (c) 16 Jim Buckley
F: 40 Scott Howell 4 Peter Bosustow 34 Alex Marcou
Ruck: 2 Warren 'Wow' Jones 1 Greg Wells 14 Rod Ashman
Interchange: 21 Rod Austin 25 Frank Marchesani
Coach: David Parkin


Milestones

Debut (Carlton): David Clarke


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