The humiliation continued as Essendon annihilated the Blues again.

Round 16, 1901

Venue: East Melbourne Cricket Ground Date: Saturday August 17, 1901
Result: Loss by 69 pointsUmpire: Crowd:
Goalkickers : J.Gardiner 1, P.Considine 1, J.Marr 1, J.Sullivan 1, C.Roland 1.
Reports: Injuries:

Game Review

For the dispirited Blues, the end of the season could not come soon enough, as this 11-goal belting by a rampant Essendon clearly showed.

The Blues remained 7th on the ladder, with a miserable percentage of 46.3.


B: George McGann Charlie Maplestone Bill Pettit
HB: Alex Barlow Ernie Walton (c) Simon Roberts
C: Charlie Roland Charlie Ross Bill Dodds
HF: Jack Gardiner Frank Field Joe Sullivan
F: Harry Pye Harry Evans Paddy Noonan
Ruck: Joe Marr Fred Elliott Pat Considine
No Coach: No coach and the captain directed the side

In: B.Pettit, B.Dodds, J.Gardiner
Out: B.McNamara, H.Rigby, D.Hart


50 VFL Games: Paddy Noonan
Debut and Only Game: Bill Dodds
Last game: George McGann and Simon Roberts

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