May 1868 match vs Carlton

Saturday May 30 - Melbourne Ground

Carlton 1
Melbourne 0

Match drawn

In a spirited game Melbourne had their chances but couldn't break through for a goal despite one particular incident where a player tried to carry the ball over the line. Carlton got the only goal of the afternoon.

Play ceased at 5pm without any further scores and the match was declared a draw.

Best for Melbourne was William Freeman, Finlay and Henry Harrison.

Selected team
LW Bell, Bennie, Benford, Byrne, Chadwick, Clarke, Finlay, C. Forrester, Freeman, Green, Henry Harrison (c), Hepburn, T. Ireland, Leach, S. Moodie, J. Moodie, McLennan, Stodart, Thomas, Williams. Emergencies were Barnes, Colville, Copland, Disher, Fitzgerald, Harrison, Hurst and Roche.

Argus - 30/05/1868
Argus - 01/06/1868
Australasian - 06/06/1868

Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Monday 26 November 2018 19:48:33 AEDT by Supermercado. (Version 6)

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