Round 7 1963

Round 7, 1963
South Melbourne vs Melbourne
Saturday 1 June
Venue: Lake Oval
Attendance: 17,160

South Melbourne4.28.410.611.8.74
Match Statistics

South Melbourne win by 4 points

Goalkickers: Bob Carroll 4, Frank Adams 1, Ron Barassi 1, Barry Bourke 1, Brian Leahy 1

First Goal
Brian Leahy (51st game)

Melbourne had won eight in a row against the Swans, but had suffered a few scares in that time so it was no surprise when South finally broke through for a victory.

The Demons had been known for their fierce tackling over the years, so it was a surprise that South beat them in this aspect of the game as well as outmarking, outpacing and out kicking for goal their opponents who had just come off a thumping victory the previous Saturday.

Best were H. Mann, Barassi and Kenneally.

South Melbourne 14.13 d. Melbourne 10.15
Goals - Schultz 3, Ireland 3, Jacobs 2, Johnston 1, Bourke 1
Best - Hill, Read, Ireland

Under 19s
Melbourne 12.17 d. South Melbourne 7.10
Goals - Lockwood 3, Mounter 2, McNab 2, Rattray 2, Brewster 2, Date 1
Best - Brodie, James, Rattray

Football Record R8 1963

Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Thursday 05 September 2019 09:08:50 AEST by Supermercado. (Version 4)

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