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Round 24, 1991         Richmond beat the Blues by 15 points at the MCG, in Ang Christou's debut game.

Round 24, 1991

Carlton5.6367.105213.129018.15123
Richmond2.1138.85611.168220.18138
Venue: MCG
Date: Saturday August 31, 1991 Result: Loss by 15 points
Umpires: L.Argent, P.CareyCrowd: 21,854
Goalkickers: P.Sartori 4, S.Minton-Connell 4, S.Kernahan 4, A.Bassett 2, A.Christou 1, D.Glascott 1, J.Madden 1, A.Phillips 1.
Best: J.Dorotich, A.Phillips, S.Kernahan, A.Bassett
Reports: Injuries: A. Christou (broken bone in wrist)














Game Review

The Blues lost this game after conceding a massive 9-goal last quarter to Richmond to end an unhappy year. David Cloke kicked eight for the Tigers in the final game of his distinguished career - most of them bounced 5 times before leg breaking through the goals, if memory serves!

The unhappiness spread throughout the list, with a number of AFL careers ending for the Blues.

On the positive side, Ang Christou wore guernsey number 56 and kicked a goal on debut. This is the highest number ever used by a Carlton player during a whole match with the seniors. (Number 60 has been used, but only when someone has had to replace a jumper during a game).



Team


B: 23 Paul Meldrum 28 David Kernahan 35 Peter Dean
HB: 37 Adrian Bassett 6 Jon Dorotich 13 Mil Hanna
C: 20 Fraser Brown 10 Michael James 56 Ang Christou
HF: 15 Simon Verbeek 4 Stephen Kernahan (c) 7 Brett Ratten
F: 32 David Glascott 18 Peter Sartori 16 Chris Bond
Ruck: 44 Justin Madden 21 Craig Bradley (vc) 19 Andrew Phillips
Interchange: 29 Simon Minton-Connell 2 Dom Fotia
Coach: David Parkin


Milestones

Debut: Ang Christou started his fine career for the Blues in guernsey number 56, and kicked his first career goal.
Last Games: Dom Fotia (18 Games), David Glascott (173 games), Michael James (12 games), Andrew Phillips (42 games), Simon Verbeek (38 games)
Last Game (Carlton): Simon Minton-Connell (19 games), Peter Sartori (54 games),

Brownlow Votes:

3 - David Cloke (Richmond)
2 - Matthew Knights (Richmond)
1 - Justin Madden


Round 23 | 1992

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