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Carlton
vs.
Footscray
Round 1 of 22 from 1985
Action from the 3rd quarter
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Commentators
Jack Edwards
Peter McKenna
Some of the Carlton cast
Wayne Blackwell
#8
Brad Shine
#10
Bruce Reid
#17
Alan Montgomery
#18
Rhett Baynes
#20
Brendan Hartney
#24
David Rhys-Jones
#26
Alex Marcou
#34
Wayne Harmes
#37
President
John Elliott
Coach
David Parkin
Captain
Wayne Johnston #7
Some of the Footscray cast
Brad Hardie
#4
Allen Daniels
#11
Robert Groenewegen
#14
Simon Beasley
#18
Tony Buhagiar
#21
Peter Foster
#32
Brian Royal
#33
Michael Ford
#45
Michael McLean
#51
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain (Acting)
Rick Kennedy #8 (for)
Jim Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
Peter Howe
John Russo
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Bruce McLellan
Phil Sutton
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
< Robert Gilham
Bob Taggart >
Inside the Charts:
I'm On Fire by Bruce Springsteen
"It's been a lengthy quarter but its been a beauty, if I never see a better quarter than this for 85, I won't be disappointed- it's been fantastic football"



Jack Edwards
Saturday 30th March 1985 from Princes Park
Melbourne
vs.
Footscray
Round 4 of 22 from 1985
4th quarter action
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Commentators
Jack Edwards
Peter McKenna
Some of the Melbourne cast
Robin White
#5
Brian Wilson
#7
Rodney Grinter
#14
Mark Withers
#15
Adrian Battiston
#16
David Cordner
#28
Shane Zantuck
#32
Paul Payne
#43
John Fidge
#44
President
Sir Billy Snedden
Coach
Ronald Dale Barassi
Captain
Robert Flower #2
Some of the Footscray cast
Doug Hawkins
#7
Rick Kennedy
#8
Les Bamblett
#9
Michael Egan
#10
Allen Daniels
#11
Robert Groenewegen
#14
Neil Cordy
#29
Michael Ford
#45
Michael McLean
#51
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
Ross Castle
Geoff Morrow
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Steven Cato
Chris Sporton
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
David Mitchell
Wayne Smith
Inside the Charts:
I Should Have Known Better by Jim Diamond
As that mark was taken by the best man on the ground at this stage in Andrew Purser who had a magnificent first quarter against Peter Moore

Peter McKenna
Saturday 20th April 1985 from V.F.L Park, Waverley
Footscray
vs.
Essendon
Round 5 of 22 from 1985
Action from the 2nd & 4th quarters
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Commentators
Peter Landy
Lew Richards
Some of the Footscray cast
Jim Sewell
#2
Brad Hardie
#4
Les Bamblett
#9
Steve MacPherson
#27
Neil Cordy
#29
Darren Baxter
#35
Rod McPherson
#43
Brian Cordy
#49
Michael McLean
#51
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Some of the Essendon cast
Tony Elshaug
#14
Alan Ezard
#15
Paul Van Der Haar
#18
Simon Madden
#27
Paul Weston
#28
Tim Watson
#32
Glenn Hawker
#33
Chris Waterson
#35
Mark Harvey
#38
President
Greg Sewell
Coach
Kevin Sheedy
Captain
Terry Daniher #5
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
Glenn James
Rowan Sawers
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Graeme Hunichen
Adrian Ryan
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
Malcolm Foster
Peter Taylor
Inside the Charts:
You Spin Me Round by Dead or Alive
"Royal one baulk, snap shot with the right foot - close looks a great goal from Royal and he's dobbed it"

- Peter Landy
Saturday 27th April 1985 from the Western Oval
Footscray
vs.
Essendon
Round 5 of 22 from 1985
Action from the all four quarters
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Commentators
Doug Heywood
Drew Morphett
Some of the Footscray cast
Andrew Purser
#1
Doug Hawkins
#7
Rick Kennedy
#8
Allen Daniels
#11
Robert Groenewegen
#14
Phil Maylin
#17
Simon Beasley
#18
Tony Buhagiar
#21
Steve Wallis
#24
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Some of the Essendon cast
Leon Baker
#4
Frank Dunnell
#7
Neil Clarke
#8
Shane Heard
#9
Garry Foulds
#10
Darren Williams
#13
Roger Merrett
#25
Mark Thompson
#26
Kevin Walsh
#30
President
Greg Sewell
Coach
Kevin Sheedy
Captain
Terry Daniher #5
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
Rowan Sawers
Glenn James
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Graeme Hunichen
Adrian Ryan
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
Malcolm Foster
Peter Taylor
Inside the Charts:
Gotta Be Wrong by Dynamic Hepnotics
"Look out here comes Royal, possession number fourteen steadies and sends a beautiful left footer it'll be through... it'll be through... you can't do much better than that... well Brian Royal you've done some brilliant things today but that's the best of them"
- Doug Heywood
Saturday 27th April 1985 from the Western Oval
Footscray
vs.
St Kilda
Round 11 of 22 from 1985
Action from the 2nd quarter
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Commentators
Bobby Skilton
Sandy Roberts
Some of the Footscray cast
Jim Sewell
#2
Brad Hardie
#4
Alister Ford
#6
Rick Kennedy
#8
Phil Maylin
#17
Steve MacPherson
#27
Rod McPherson
#43
Zeno Tzatzaris
#48
Michael McLean
#51
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Some of the St Kilda cast
Silvio Foschini
#6
Daryl Cowie
#20
Danny Frawley
#24
John Bennett
#25
Gary Odgers
#29
David Grant
#35
Paul Temay
#40
Andrew Jobling
#46
Ben Ingleton
#53
President
Lindsay Fox
Coach
Graeme Gellie
Captain (Acting)
Acting
(for) Trevor Barker
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
Rowan Sawers
Phil Waight
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Paul Nicholls
Doug Gower
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
< Brian Pratt
Leigh Keen >
Inside the Charts:
Something That You Said by Kids In The Kitchen
"Those two players Royal & Buhagiar coming on & off the ground from the interchange bench & all I can say to that Sandy is that Mickey Malthouse obviously hasn't done a lot of roving"


Bobby Skilton
Saturday 08th June 1985 from the Western Oval
Footscray
vs.
St Kilda
Round 11 of 22 from 1985
1st, 2nd & 3rd quarter action
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Commentators
Doug Heywood
Clarke Hansen
Some of the Footscray cast
Les Bamblett
#9
Allen Daniels
#11
Robert Groenewegen
#14
Simon Beasley
#18
Steve Wallis
#24
Neil Cordy
#29
Peter Foster
#32
Brian Royal
#33
Brian Cordy
#49
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Some of the St Kilda cast
Paul Morwood
#4
Robert Mace
#7
Phil Narkle
#8
Tony Lockett
#14
Geoff Ablett
#15
Peter Kiel
#17
Andrew Manning
#18
Glenn Brown
#19
Greg McAdam
#21
President
Lindsay Fox
Coach
Graeme Gellie
Captain (Acting)
Acting
(for) Trevor Barker #1
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
Phil Waight
Rowan Sawers
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Phil Sutton
Adrian Ryan
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
Brian Pratt
Leigh Keen
Inside the Charts:
Baby U Left Me by Marilyn
"Sidebottom's there in front of Ford, Buhagiar who's roving well...kicks now under pressure is that a goal? It is, oh that's an incredible goal by Tony Buhagiar"
Clarke Hansen
Saturday 8th June 1985 from the Western Oval
Footscray
vs.
Carlton
Round 12 of 22 from 1985
Action from the 1st quarter
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Commentators
Mike Fitzpatrick
Drew Morphett
Some of the Footscray cast
Doug Hawkins
#7
Rick Kennedy
#8
Robert Groenewegen
#14
Phil Maylin
#17
Tony Buhagiar
#21
Peter Foster
#32
Brian Royal
#33
Zeno Tzatzaris
#48
Brian Cordy
#49
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
jimmy Edmond #20
Some of the Carlton cast
Stephen Silvagni
#1
Michael Aitken
#13
Rod Austin
#21
Spiro Kourkoumelis
#28
Tom Alvin
#31
David Glascott
#32
Peter Dean
#35
Mark MacLure
#36
Peter Rohde
#41
President
John Elliott
Coach
David Parkin
Captain (Acting)
Ken Hunter #9
(for) Wayne Johnston #7
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
Kevin Smith
Brian Woodhead
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Malcolm Owen
Chris Sporton
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
< Bernie Lowden
Robert Gilham >
Inside the Charts:
We Close Our Eyes by Go West
"Well Madden might be winning the taps but Purser around the ground has set up so many things for Footscray "
Drew Morphett
Saturday 15th June 1985
North Melb
vs.
Footscray
Round 13 of 22 from 1985
Action from all four quarters
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Commentators
Peter Landy
Lew Richards
Some of the North Melb cast
Mark Lisle
#1
Tim Harrington
#23
Andrew Demetriou
#28
Peter German
#29
Kevin McGuire
#31
Michael Passmore
#37
Brendan Ryan
#40
Peter Jonas
#45
Darren Crocker
#49
President
Bob Ansett
Coach
John Kennedy
Captain
Schimmelbusch #20
Some of the Footscray cast
Jim Sewell
#2
Brad Hardie
#4
Rick Kennedy
#8
Allen Daniels
#11
Peter Foster
#32
Michael Ford
#45
Michael McLean
#46
Zeno Tzatzaris
#48
Brian Cordy
#49
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
Ian Robinson *
Peter Carey
* (his 300th game)
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Paul Nicholls
Leigh Paterson
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
Brian Pratt
Roy Ferguson
Inside the Charts:
Wide Boy by Nik Kershaw
Great mark taken by McPherson who decides to play on gets it to Daniels, Daniels left half forward flank goes goal wards a long shot up to the 10 metre square Beasley & McCann - BEASLEY! Oh great mark.

Peter Landy
Saturday 22nd June 1985 from V.F.L Park, Waverley
Geelong
vs.
Footscray
Round 14 of 22 from 1985
Action from the 1st & 4th quarters
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Commentators
Jack Edwards
Peter McKenna
Some of the Geelong cast
Gary Ablett
#5
Greg Williams
#11
Bernard Toohey
#15
Mark Bos
#24
Craig Alderdice
#34
Michael Kol
#37
Damien Christensen
#39
Steve Hocking
#41
Shane Williams
#44
President
Dr Kevin Threlfall
Coach
Tommy Hafey
Captain (Acting)
(acting for)
Mike Turner #9
Some of the Footscray cast
Brad Hardie
#4
Doug Hawkins
#7
Allen Daniels
#11
Robert Gronewegen
#14
Phil Maylin
#17
Tony Buhagiar
#21
Brian Royal
#33
Michael Ford
#45
Zeno Tzatzaris
#48
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
Peter Howe
Rowan Sawers
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Ray Prosser
Chris Sporton
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
Barry Farrow
Roger Selwood
Inside the Charts:
Walking On Sunshine by Katrina & The Waves
Soccered in mid air down toward Bamblett, he won't leave anything short, look at him go, no one's coming up to meet him, Bamblett going nearly half the length of the ground, he shoots the goal and its through it's a goal, it's a goal!


Jack Edwards
Saturday 29th June 1985 from Kardinia Park,
Fitzroy
vs.
Footscray
Round 19 of 22 from 1985
Action from the 4th quarter
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Commentators
Geoff Leek
Tim Lane
Some of the Fitzroy cast
Paul Roos
#1
Gary Pert
#3
Bernie Quinlan
#5
Michael Conlan
#12
Graham Osborne
#19
Peter Burke
#26
Ross Lyon
#29
Richard Osborne
#44
John Blakey
#54
President
Brian White
Coach
Robert Walls
Captain
Matthew Rendell #9
Some of the Footscray cast
Brad Hardie
#4
Les Bamblett
#9
Phil Maylin
#17
Peter Foster
#32
Neil Peart
#37
Rod MacPherson
#43
Michael Ford
#45
Brian Cordy
#49
Michael McLean
#51
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond
Field Umpires
Field Umpires
John Russo
Ian Robinson
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires
Paul Budge
Keith Norman
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires
Eric Armstrong
William Pryde
Inside the Charts:
Live It Up by Mental As Anything
Here's Jim Edmond.. long kick.. BEASLEY... his mark of the match




Geoff Leek
Saturday 10th August 1985 from Victoria Park, Abbotsford
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