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"The Canonical 12" 1925-1981



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Essendon
vs.
Footscray
Round 9 of 18 from 1964
Some of the 4th quarter
Covered by
Commentators Don Hyde
Jim Taylor
Keith Drinan
Some of the Essendon cast
Terry Rodgers
#2
Lindsay McGie
#4
Geoff Gosper
#6
John Birt
#11
Barry Capuano
#12
Don McKenzie
#24
Ken Timms
#25
Graham Beissel
#29
Paul Doran
#36
President
Bill Brew
Coach
John Coleman
Captain
Ken Fraser #23
Some of the Footscray cast
Frank Johnson
#11
Rob Taylor
#12
Ken Duff
#16
John Jillard
#25
Ray Walker
#26
Don McKenzie
#30
Barry Smith
#31
Ivan Marsh
#33
Algy Vosilaitis
#34
President
Jim Miller
Coach
Teddy Whitten
Captain
Teddy Whitten #3
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Bob Gaudion
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Desmond Fitzgerald
Richard Kidd
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Bryan Grant
James Perry
"Coutts baulks and turns around handballs to Hobbs
he couldn't miss it’s a goal and its Merv Hobbs third"
Jim Taylor
Saturday 13th July 1964 from Windy Hill
Footscray
vs.
Essendon
Round 17 of 22 from 1977
Action from the 4th quarter
Produced By
Covered by
Commentators John Waters
Doug Wade
Some of the Footscray cast
Bernie Quinlan
#2
Alan Stoneham
#3
Ray Huppatz
#7
Ian Morrison
#8
Laurie Sandilands
#9
Dennis Collins
#15
Dennis Blair
#16
Jim Edmond
#20
Wayne Foreman
#42
President
Dick Collinson
Coach
Billy Goggin
Captain
Gary Dempsey #24
Some of the Essendon cast
Wayne Newton
#2
Kenny Mansfield
#13
Colin Boyd
#17
Larry Watson
#22
Phillip Early
#25
Max Crow
#31
Timmy Watson
#32
Andy Wilson
#33
Garry Foulds
#38
President
Colin Stubbs
Coach
Billy Stephen
Captain
Ken Fletcher #21
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Geoff Polites
Mike Henry
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Geoff McQueen
Barry Carmichael
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Doug Langham
Kevin Barker
"Could be somebody's mouthguard from the crowd"
Doug Wade
Saturday 23rd July 1977 from Western Oval
Footscray
vs.
Essendon
Round 4 of 22 from 1979
Action from the 3rd & 4th quarters
Covered by
Commentators Graham Dawson
Doug Heywood
Some of the Footscray cast
Gary Cowton
#6
Terry Wheeler
#35
Wayne Foreman
#42
Norm Tivendale
#43
Mark Williams
#44
Rob Peers
#52
President
Charlie Sutton
Coach
Don McKenzie
Captain
Geoff Jennings #25
Some of the Essendon cast
Alan Reid
#2
Robert Shaw
#26
Allan Davis
#29
Denis Scanlon
#36
Ian Marsh
#37
Craig Barbary
#48
President
Colin Stubbs
Coach
Barry Davis
Captain (Acting)
Simon Madden #27
for Ken Fletcher #21
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Glenn James
Kenneth Norris
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Ian Hagger
Bob Taggart
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Barry Farrow
Peter Taylor
“In comes Peers, free kick to Wheeler grabbed without the ball at centre half back... he passes to Cowton running with the flight of the ball, he controls it well."


Graham Dawson
Saturday 28th April 1979 from the Western Oval
Essendon
vs.
Footscray
Round 14 of 22 from 1979
2nd quarter action
Covered by
Commentators Peter Booth
Geoff Leek
Some of the Essendon cast
Alan Reid
#2
Garry Foulds
#10
Wayne Primmer
#15
Robert Shaw
#26
Glenn Hawker
#33
Denis Scanlon
#36
President
Colin Stubbs
Coach
Barry Davis
Captain (Acting)
Simon Madden #27
for Ken Fletcher #21
Some of the Footscray cast
Ian Hampshire
#1
Gary Cowton
#6
Richard Murrie
#26
Neil Bristow
#27
Ian Dunstan
#32
John Reid
#33
President
Charlie Sutton
Coach
Don McKenzie
Captain
Geoff Jennings
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Kevin Smith
Neville Nash
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Graham Carbery ↑
Stephen Donohue ↓
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires ← Kevin Barker
Brian Pratt →
"Hawkins threw the ball away from Umpire Nash in absolute disgust at that decision"
Peter Booth
Saturday 7th July 1979 from Windy Hill
Essendon
vs.
Footscray
Round 14 of 22 from 1979
4th quarter action
Produced By
Covered by
Commentators Jack Edwards
Bobby Skilton
Some of the Essendon cast
Neale Daniher
#6
Frank Dunnell
#7
Steve Taubert
#16
Steve Robins
#24
Peter Bennett
#38
Russell Muir
#42
President
Colin Stubbs
Coach
Barry Davis
Captain (Acting)
Simon Madden #27
for Ken Fletcher #21
Some of the Footscray cast
Alan Stoneham
#3
John Moylan
#9
Mick Kelly
#11
Steve Hoffman
#16
Robert McGhie
#24
Ian Low
#28
President
Charlie Sutton
Coach
Don McKenzie
Captain
Geoff Jennings
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Neville Nash
Kevin Smith
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Graham Carbery ↑
Stephen Donohue ↓
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Kevin Barker →
← Brian Pratt
"From the boot of Alby Smedts and a good mark taken down there by Neil Cordy”
Bobby Skilton
Saturday 07th July 1979 from Windy Hill
Footscray
vs.
Essendon
Round 6 of 22 from 1981
Brief - approx six minutes of action from the 4th quarter
Covered by
Commentators Drew Morphett
Doug Heywood
Some of the Footscray cast
Bill Berry
#4
Stan Davidson
#9
Ian Dunstan
#32
Jeff Berry
#38
Kevin Sait
#52
Rick Kennedy
#54
President
Charlie Sutton
Coach
Royce Hart
Captain
(acting captain)
for Geoff Jennings
Some of the Essendon cast
Alan Reid
#2
Ron Andrews
#4
Max Crow
#31
Neil Clarke
#39
Justin Madden
#44
Mark Eustice
#47
President
Greg Sewell
Coach
Kevin Sheedy
Captain (Acting)
(acting captain)
for Simon Madden #27
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Jim Chapman
Mike Dye
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Gary Grant
Adrian Ryan
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires Greg Macdonald
Graham Danne
Comes to the back... Jeff Berry... goal it's puts Footscray in front


Drew Morphett
Saturday 2nd May 1981 from Western Oval
Footscray
vs.
Essendon
Round 17 of 22 from 1984
4th quarter action
Covered by
Commentators Jack Edwards
Peter McKenna
Some of the Footscray cast
Mark Kellett
#3
Mick Egan
#10
Neil Cordy
#27
Bruce Duperouzel
#38
Rod McPherson
#43
Brian Cordy
#49
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Some of the Essendon cast
Merv Neagle
#1
Neil Clarke
#8
Tony Elshaug
#14
Mark Thompson
#26
Mark Harvey
#38
Peter Banfield
#43
President
Greg Sewell
Coach
Kevin Sheedy
Captain
Terry Daniher #5
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Peter Cameron
Geoff Morrow
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Paul Nicholls
Murray Williams
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires < Allan Grant
Graham Danne >
Bennett probably too far out with the wet ball I think oh gee its not a bad looking kick that's a beautiful looking kick that is a goal.. that is a great goal

Peter McKenna
Saturday 28th July 1984 from Western Oval
Footscray
vs.
Essendon
Round 5 of 22 from 1985
Action from the 2nd & 4th quarters
Produced By
Covered by
Commentators Peter Landy
Lew Richards
Some of the Footscray cast
Jim Sewell
#2
Les Bamblett
#9
Steve MacPherson
#27
Neil Cordy
#29
Rod McPherson
#43
Brian Cordy
#49
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
Paul Weston
#28
Tim Watson
#32
Chris Waterson
#35
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
"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
Produced By
Covered by
Commentators Doug Heywood
Drew Morphett
Some of the Footscray cast
Andrew Purser
#1
Robert Groenewegen
#14
Phil Maylin
#17
Tony Buhagiar
#21
Darren Baxter
#35
Michael McLean
#51
President
Dr Tony Capes
Coach
Michael Malthouse
Captain
Jimmy Edmond #20
Some of the Essendon cast
Neil Clarke
#8
Darren Williams
#13
Mark Thompson
#26
Simon Madden
#27
Glenn Hawker
#33
Mark Harvey
#38
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
"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.
Essendon
Round 5 of 22 from 1993
1st quarter in whole
Covered by
Commentators Peter Landy
Bernie Quinlan
Ian Robertson
Some of the Footscray cast
Keenan Reynolds
#2
Nigel Kellett
#4
Doug Hawkins
#7
Bernard Toohey
#8
Steve Wallis
#24
Steve MacPherson
#27
President
Peter Gordon
Coach
Terry Wheeler
Captain
Doug Hawkins #7
Some of the Essendon cast
Mark Harvey
#1
Mark Mercuri
#2
Paul Salmon
#3
Michael Symons
#12
Mark Thompson
#26
Steve Alessio
#27
President
David Shaw
Coach
Kevin Sheedy
Captain
Mark Thompson #26
Field Umpires
Field Umpires Darren Goldspink
Grant Vernon
Boundary Umpires
Boundary Umpires Dean Maxwell
Andrew Wheeler
Goal Umpires
Goal Umpires < Rod Davies
Graham Danne >
"Away goes Cameron from Liberatore right on 50, will he have a shot or go for Del- Re, Kolyniuk he finds"
Peter Landy
Saturday 24th April 1993 from Western Oval, Footscray
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