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Footscray
vs.
Melbourne
Round 3 of 22 from 1983
Action from the 1st, 3rd & 4th quarters
Covered by
Commentators Tim Lane
Don Hyde
Some of the Footscray cast
Mark Kellett
#3
Doug Hawkins
#7
Chris Burton
#16
Neil Cordy
#29
Brian Perrin
#40
Rod McPherson
#43
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Some of the Melbourne cast
Brian Wilson
#7
Les Bamblett
#8
Peter Moore
#10
Stephen McCarthy
#24
Tony Dickson
#29
Alan Jarrott
#47
President
Sir Billy Snedden
Coach
Ron Barassi
Captain
Robert Flower #2
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Glenn James
Rowan Sawers
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Paul Nicholls
Ray Prosser
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Kevin Andrews
Robert Gilham
Rod McPherson, I think that's his first kick and what a beauty


Tim Lane
Saturday 9th April 1983 from the Western Oval
Hawthorn
vs.
Footscray
Round 4 of 22 from 1983
3rd quarter (almost) in whole - (misses start)
Covered by
Commentators Peter Landy
Lew Richards
Some of the Hawthorn cast
Ken Judge
#1
David O'Halloran
#8
Terry Wallace
#16
Rodney Eade
#26
Peter Schwab
#30
John Kennedy (jnr)
#34
President
Ron Cook
Coach
Alan Jeans
Captain
Leigh Matthews #3
Some of the Footscray cast
Rick Kennedy
#8
Steve Knight
#12
Steve Wallis
#24
Brian Royal
#33
Michael McKenna
#34
Rod MacPherson
#43
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Geoff Morrow
Kevin Smith
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Malcolm Owen
Andrew Kovess
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires < Brian Pratt
Ted Johnson >
"Lets hope that Footscray don't fall in a heap because their performance in the first half was excellent"
Lew Richards
Saturday 16th April 1983 from Princes Park
Hawthorn
vs.
Footscray
Round 4 of 22 from 1983
Action from the 4th quarter
Covered by
Commentators Peter Landy
Lew Richards
Some of the Hawthorn cast
Michael Moncrieff
#6
Ian Paton
#12
Terry Wallace
#16
Michael Byrne
#21
Richard Loveridge
#22
Colin Robertson
#32
President
Ron Cook
Coach
Alan Jeans
Captain
Leigh Matthews #3
Some of the Footscray cast
Andrew Purser
#1
Mark Kellett
#3
Robert Groenewegen
#14
Chris Hansen
#17
Terry Love
#19
Brian Perrin
#40
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Kevin Smith
Geoff Morrow
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Andrew Kovess
Malcolm Owen
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires < Brian Pratt
Ted Johnson >
Look at the smiles on their faces, you would think they had won the F. A. Cup


Peter Landy
Saturday 16th April 1983 from Princes Park
Hawthorn
vs.
Footscray
Round 4 of 22 from 1983
Action from the 4th quarter
Produced By
Covered by
Commentators Peter Booth
Geoff Leek
Drew Morphett
Some of the Hawthorn cast
Peter Russo
#4
Gary Ayres
#7
Dermott Brereton
#23
Rodney Eade
#26
John Kennedy (jnr)
#34
Chris Mew
#46
President
Ron Cook
Coach
Alan Jeans
Captain
Leigh Matthews #3
Some of the Footscray cast
Jim Sewell
#2
Steven Knight
#12
Chris Burton
#16
Stephen Wallis
#24
Brian Royal
#33
Michael McKenna
#34
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Kevin Smith
Geoff Morrow
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Malcolm Owen
Andrew Kovess
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires < Brian Pratt
Ted Johnson >
"I'm interested to see that there's a very excited spectator in front of us who's Tony Capes the Footscray President, he's on the steps here in the outer & he's bitten every nail down to his elbow"
Drew Morphett
Saturday 16th April 1983 from Princes Park
Richmond
vs.
Footscray
Round 5 of 22 from 1983
Action from all four quarters
Produced By
Covered by
Commentators Sandy Roberts
Bob Skilton
Some of the Richmond cast
David Palm
#6
Matthew Wall
#12
Wayne Shand
#30
Craig Balme
#36
Michael Rolfe
#41
Brian Winton
#42
President
Ian Wilson
Coach
Francis Bourke
Captain
Barry Rowlings #22
Some of the Footscray cast
Jim Sewell
#2
Mark Kellett
#3
Ian Williams
#5
Steve Lunn
#15
Steve Wallis
#24
Neil Cordy
#29
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires John Morgan
Shane Carbines
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Graeme Hunichen
Bruce McLellan
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Graham Danne
Barry Farrow
Edmond has kicked two... its coming back... JIMMY has kicked three, the dogs are alight at the MCG
Sandy Roberts
Monday 25th April 1983 from the M.C.G
Richmond
vs.
Footscray
Round 5 of 22 from 1983
4th quarter in whole
Covered by
Commentators Sandy Roberts
Bobby Skilton
Some of the Richmond cast
Mark Lee
#1
Robert Wiley
#2
Dale Weightman
#3
Michael Roach
#8
Maurice Rioli
#17
Kevin Bartlett
#29
President
Ian Wilson
Coach
Francis Bourke
Captain
Barry Rowlings #22
Some of the Footscray cast
Andrew Purser
#1
Mick Egan
#10
Chris Burton
#16

Chris Hansen
#17
Brian Royal
#33
Brian Perrin
#40

President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Shane Carbines
John Morgan
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Bruce McLellan
Graeme Hunichen
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires < Barry Farrow
Graeme Danne >
Purser over the back does it well, the Footscray defence has been outstanding in this quarter they've been able to repel the attacks as Cordy takes the mark at centre wing.
Sandy Roberts
Monday 25th April 1983 from the MCG
Footscray
vs.
Collingwood
Round 7 of 22 from 1983
Action from the 4th quarter
Produced By
Covered by
Commentators Jack Edwards
Peter McKenna
Some of the Footscray cast
Doug Hawkins
#7
Stan Davidson
#9
John Taylor
#23
Michael McKenna
#34
Bruce Duperouzel
#38
Gary Walpole
#42
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain
Jim Edmond #20
Some of the Collingwood cast
John Annear
#2
Allan Edwards
#8
Billy Picken
#25
Phillip Walsh
#41
Mark Lawson
#44
Chris Dalkin
#47
President
Ranald Macdonald
Coach
John Cahill
Captain
Mark Williams #21
Field Umpires
Field Umpires John Morgan
Glenn James
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Leigh Paterson
Adrian Ryan
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Allan Grant
William Pryde
Williams hooks it back now this might bounce through its bouncing towards the goal... its through.. its a goal.. kicked by Ian Williams beautiful football.
Peter McKenna
Saturday 7th May 1983 from Western Oval
Sydney
vs.
Footscray
Round 11 of 22 from 1983
4th quarter almost in whole - (misses the final siren)
Covered by
Commentators Peter Landy
Lew Richards
Bobby Skilton
Some of the Sydney cast
Vinnie Catoggio
#2
Colin Hounsell
#23
Jack Lucas
#28
David Stirling
#32
Daryl Sutton
#35
Gary Frangalas
#50
Coach
Ricky Quade
Captain
Barry Round #25
Some of the Footscray cast
Alister Ford
#6
Stan Davidson
#9
Stephen Lunn
#15
Chris Burton
#16
Chris Hansen
#17
Terry Love
#19
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Kevin Smith
John Russo
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Leigh Paterson
Graeme Hunichen
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Roy Ferguson
David Mitchell
"Ball driven up towards their right half forward flank again & the mark taken by Brian Royal... been quite a useful player for Footscray off he goes playing on right on the boundary line looking for Beasley and Beasley marks."


Peter Landy
Sunday 5th June 1983 from Sydney Cricket Ground
Footscray
vs.
Geelong
Round 12 of 22 from 1983
Some action from the 2nd & 4th quarters
Produced By
Covered by
Commentators Sandy Roberts
Bobby Skilton
Some of the Footscray cast
Doug Hawkins
#7
Rick Kennedy
#8
Neil Cordy
#29
Brian Cordy
#49
Michael McLean
#51
Andrew Taylor
#53
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain (Acting)
Simon Beasley #18
(for) Jimmy Edmond
Some of the Geelong cast
Gary Malarkey
#5
Brian Peake
#7
Denis Lenaghan
#8
John Mossop
#10
Peter Featherby
#11
Damien Christensen
#49
President
Dr Kevin Threlfall
Coach
Tommy Hafey
Captain
Ian Nankervis #40
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Ian Robinson
Shane Carbines
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Malcolm Owen
Bruce McLellan
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Leigh Keen
Bernie Lowden
Great football there by the youngster Andrew Taylor, playing his first game, he dived on the ball & got a quick hand-pass out & Kennedy kicking his 3rd goal.


Bobby Skilton
Monday 13th June 1983 from Western Oval,
Footscray
vs.
Geelong
Round 12 of 22 from 1983
Action from the 2nd, 3rd & 4th quarters
Produced By
Covered by
Commentators Peter Booth
Drew Morphett
Geoff Leek
Some of the Footscray cast
Andrew Purser
#1
Jimmy Sewell
#2
Mark Kellett
#3
Ian Williams
#5
Alister Ford
#6
Stan Davidson
#9
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Ian Hampshire
(Bluey)
Captain
Simon Beasley #18
(for) Jim Edmond #20
Some of the Geelong cast
Malcolm Reed
#1
Alan Reid
#26
Andrew Bews
#27
Tim Darcy
#28
Bruce Nankervis
#33
Robert Neal
#35 (Scratcher)
President
Dr Kevin Threlfall
Coach
Tommy Hafey
Captain
Ian Nankervis #40
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Shane Carbines
Ian Robinson
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Bruce McLellan
Malcolm Owen
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Leigh Keen
Bernie Lowden
Iron hands are wrapped around that ball it was a desperate attempt by Wallis
Geoff Leek
Monday 13th June 1983 from Western Oval,
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