If any fuel needed to be added to the fire that is the rivalry between Carlton and Collingwood, then the 1979 VFL season decider provided it in.
The 1979 Victorian Football League season was the 83rd season of the elite Australian rules football competition. Contents. [hide]. 1 Night Series; 2 Premiership Night Series · Premiership season · Ladder · Finals.
Despite being formally a part of Round 3, the Carlton vs Essendon match was played as a stand-alone match on the Saturday before Round 1, and was.