|Venue: Windy Hill||Date: Saturday April 10, 1976|
|Result: Win by 12 points||Umpires: B.Deller & H.Lyons||Crowd: 26,687 Receipts: $29,491|
|Goalkickers: G.Southby 4, D.McKay 4, T.Keogh 3, A.Mangels 2, R.Ohlsen 1.|
|Best: T.Keogh, B.Doull, D.Halloran, D.McKay, K.Heath, R.Ohlsen.|
Game ReviewCarlton held their league leadership place with a strong win over Essendon who took some time to find their feet, but played strongly in the second half to get within seven points in the last quarter. - Football Record.
League leaders Carlton had a narrow win over Essendon at Windy Hill with Geoff Southby and David McKay each kicking four goals for the Blues. - Football Record.
|B:||19 John O'Connell||21 Rod Austin||18 Kevin Heath|
|HB:||36 Mark Maclure||11 Bruce Doull||25 Alex Jesaulenko (c)|
|C:||26 Ray Byrne||9 Greg Towns||30 Tony Pickett|
|HF:||31 Danny Halloran||20 Geoff Southby||5 Syd Jackson|
|F:||17 Rod Galt||43 David McKay||10 Alan Mangels|
|Ruck:||28 Peter Jones (acting vc)||24 Russell Ohlsen||8 Trevor Keogh|
|Res:||44 Eric Pascoe||29 Garry Higgins|
Milestones150 Games: David McKay
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