Round 12 1993

Round 12, 1993
Melbourne vs Essendon
Saturday 19 June
Venue: MCG
Attendance: 44,094

Match Statistics

Melbourne win by 34 points

Goalkickers: Allen Jakovich 8, Rod Grinter 1, Darren Kowal 1, Garry Lyon 1, Peter Rohde 1, Scott Simister 1, Stephen Tingay 1, Todd Viney 1

Brownlow Votes:
3 - Andrew Obst
2 - Glenn Lovett
1 - Allen Jakovich


Essendon had won five games in a row, but with the Demons still an outside chance of making the top six they kept their hopes alive with a comfortable win. The Demons only had one multiple goalkicker, but Allen Jakovich was irresistable with 8.6.

The Demons led by seven at half time before Jakovich kicked five of his goals in the second half. Essendon got within four points early in the last term before Melbourne kicked five in a row.

Best were G. Lovett, Jakovich and Viney. Darren Kowal was concussed when struck by Bradley Plain, who was subsequently reported.


Melbourne 26.15.171 d. Essendon 11.10.76
Goals - Bennett 5, Cuthbertson 4, Healy 4, Hilton 4, Keogh 2, Lamb 2, Mackay 2, Lovell 1, Doyle 1, Burgmann 1
Best - Lovell, G. Lovett, Goodwin

"Demons put an end to Bomber run" - Canberra Times 20/06/1993.
Football Record R13 1993

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