June 1869 Match vs Carlton

Saturday June 12 - Melbourne Ground
Crowd: "At least 2000"

Melbourne 0
Carlton 2 (half time 0-1)

Carlton win by 2 goals

After getting through 1868 without a loss, Melbourne fell in their first game for the season against a senior side. Melbourne fought hard, but Carlton had the lead at half time before adding the crucial second goal at the 70 minute mark.

Henry Harrison, Charles Forrester and Tom Hepburn were Melbourne's best.

Some sources list the ground as Richmond Paddock.

Argus - 14/06/1869

Created by supermercado. Last Modification: Sunday 16 February 2020 12:20:22 AEDT by Supermercado. (Version 7)

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