Round 15 1999

Round 15, 1999
Melbourne vs Sydney
Saturday 10 July
Venue: MCG
Attendance: 35,500

Match Statistics

Sydney win by 51 points

Goalkickers: David Neitz 3, Scott Chisholm 1, Jeff Farmer 1, Travis Johnstone 1, Darren Kowal 1, Russell Robertson 1, David Schwarz 1, Adem Yze 1

Brownlow Votes:
1 - Scott Chisholm


The Demons were just a game and percentage outside the eight, but needed to keep winning to stay in touch with the pack. After an even first two quarters when the sides had traded blows, Melbourne took a narrow lead into half time.

Sydney, wearing red and white hooped socks for just the second time since leaving Victoria, recovered to snatch the lead at the last break, and with the Demons kept to three behinds for the final term the visitors scored 7.4 in coasting to a big victory.

Chisholm, Shanahan and White were the best for Melbourne.

Sydney 17.15.111 d. Melbourne 15.6.96
Goals - Williams 3, Godfrey 2, Rigoni 2, Bruce 2, A.McDonald 2, Simmonds 1, Ramsay 1, Frost 1, Newton 1
Best - Simmonds, Collins, Godfrey

Football Record R16 1999

Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Friday 28 February 2020 16:23:12 AEDT by Supermercado. (Version 6)

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