Carlton lost to Essendon by 31 points at Princes Park.

Round 11, 1899

Carlton 0.1 1 2.1 13 2.5 17 3.8 26
Essendon 0.3 3 2.6 18 3.8 26 8.9 57
Venue: Princes Park
Date: Saturday 22 July 1899
Result: Loss by 31 Points
Goalkickers: D.Walker 2, G.Cowell 1.
Umpire: McCoy

Game Review

Playing at home against a strong finals contender in Essendon, the Blues showed plenty of grit for three quarters, but faltered when the whips started cracking, and suffered another five-goal defeat.

At the end of this round Carlton were in 7th spot on the ladder with a percentage of 44.8.


B: George Cowell Harry Lewis Pat Considine
HB: Bobby Walsh Henry McShane (c) Bill Casey
C: Bobadil Hooper Bill McNamara Peter Williams
HF: Bill Sharkey Ernie Walton Dick Walker
F: Will Stuckey (vc) Dan Lanigan Bob Bird
Ruck: Len Morrison Bill Collins Billy Monagle
No Coach: No coach and the captain directed the side


In: P.Williams, B.McNamara, B.Stuckey, B.Collins
Out: W.O'Cock, G.Young, A.Thompson, D.Gorsuch


Debut: Bill Collins
Last game: Harry Lewis

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