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Round 11 1990

Round 11, 1990
Melbourne vs Carlton
Monday 11 June
Venue: MCG
Attendance: 59,782

1st2nd3rdFinal
Melbourne4.310.514.615.9.99
Carlton3.25.410.913.15.93
Match Statistics


Melbourne win by 6 points

Goalkickers: Brent Heaver 5, Alan Johnson 2, Rod Keogh 2, Earl Spalding 2, Darren Bennett 1, David Flintoff 1, Garry Lyon 1, Todd Viney 1

Brownlow Votes:
1 - Brett Lovett

Milestones:
First Game
Brent Heaver
Rod Keogh

First Goal
Brent Heaver
Rod Keogh

Stung by criticism by Collingwood players after their Round 10 loss, and two straight games where they had scored under 60 points, the Demons put in a blistering second quarter and had extended the lead to 55 points before the Blues struck back. With five minutes to go a Steven Kernahan goal bought Carlton back to within one straight kick with two minutes left.

Two behinds extended the margin to a goal and despite the Blues furiously attacking in the last 90 seconds the Demons managed to keep them at bay - thanks in part to some shocking kicking for goal by Steven Kernahan - and hold on to win.

Brent Heaver kicked five goals on debut.

Best were B. Lovett, Johnson and Heaver. Flintoff suffered a strained hamstring.

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Reserves
Melbourne 15.17.107 d. Carlton 12.13.85
Goals - Lovell 3, Seow 2, Beveridge 2, Theodore 2, Eishold 2, Schwarz 1, Jackson 1, Graham 1, Morey 1
Best - Lovell, J. Viney, Hickmott

Under 19's
Melbourne 6.16.52 d. Footscray 6.11.47
Goals - Aubrey 2, B. Stynes 1, McCarthy 1, Hopgood 1, Lemon 1
Best - P. Goldberg, Foot, Capsalis

Media
Football Record R12 1990

Links
Blueseum match report

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