1973 Victorian State League Results

written by John Punshon
Sources: The Age, Soccer World, The Sporting Globe, VSF Year Book 1974.

Box Hill
Jim Davis, W Murray, John McDaid, Jim Young, Coles, John Brown, Bobby Cox, Terry Luckhurst, Jim McCracken, Paul Corke, Jim Paul.
Goal: YoungMelbourne
Graham Morgan, David Fearn, Charlie Kelly, Joe Szabo, Alistair Scott, Mike Manson, Ian McCarthy (Duncan Cummings), Johnny Wallace, Gordon Bentley, Joe Palinkas, Steve Bleskany.
Home Team v Away Team
Round One
Saturday, March 31, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Att: 1,200. Referee: Jim Dixon.
Box Hill
Manny Deguara, John McDaid, Paul Corke, Andy Smale (Peter Thompson 46), Jim Young, Terry Luckhurst, Jim Paul, W Murray, David Haynes (Steve Ward 46), Frank Butt, Jim Wyllie.
0 - 4 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Rob McGinn, Dave Garthwaite, Bob Smith, Peter Ollerton, Colin Alexander, Brian Thom, Gary Cole, Phil Williamson.
Goals: Ollerton 20, 40, Alexander, Garthwaite
Saturday, March 31, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,000. Referee: Okkers.
Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Steve Gadsby, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Bobby Saunders, Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Jean Durand, Mike Micevski.
Goals: Micevski 60, 66, Durand 71
3 - 1 Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Iosifidis, Tsolakis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Kapilakis, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Mark Karapatsos, Kivelidis, Mike Stogiannou.
Goal: Karapatsos 63
Saturday, March 31, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,300. Referee: Bert Power.
Prahran Slavia
Mike O'Hara, Archie Shedden, Alan Copeland, Frank Campbell, John Howie, Marshall McCallum, Jim Train, Bobby Kent, Stuart Gilmour, Eddie Boyd, George Train.
Goal: Kent 20
1 - 0 Keilor Austria
Frank Petersen, Jurgen Woite, John Truskowski, Gunter Ganglmair, Don Young, Hans Hinze, John Webb, Jock Goodwin, Barry Webb, Steve Brown, Dragan Jurcan.
Sunday, April 1, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
Footscray JUST
Goals: Zoraja, Buljevic
2 - 0 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Sunday, April 1, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Juventus
Mike Harby, Maurice Bonfieni, Pat Della Rocca, Sandy Irvine, Fausto Tarquinio, Keith Webster, Bobby Johnston (Poci 46), Hammy McMeechan, Claude Lucchesi, Dino De Marchi, John Lucchesi.
Goal: J Lucchesi 61
1 - 3 George Cross
Lou Kastner, Derek Ricks, Norm Maitland, Claude Karlovic, Alex McConville, Tommy Fox, John Gardiner, Kevin Kelly, Paul Deeming (Hili 71), Joe Cunningham, Dario Epifano.
Goals: Epifano 1, 22, Cunningham 77
Sunday, April 1, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Giovanni Batticciotto, Bill Hasapis, Jim Pirzas, Steve Walker, Ian Marshall, Peter Bourne, David Gorrie, Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre, John Daperis.
0 - 0 Melbourne
Round Two
Saturday, April 7, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 500. Referee: C Contini.
Keilor Austria
Frank Petersen, Jurgen Woite, Schnepf, Gunter Ganglmair, Hans Hinze, Graham Bibby, Jock Goodwin, Barry Webb, Steve Brown, John Webb, Carl Jakisch.
Goals: Jakisch 20, Hinze
2 - 2 Box Hill
Jim Davis, Paul Corke, John McDaid, W Murray, Jim Young, Alex Crombie, Jim Paul, John Brown, Bobby Cox, Frank Butt, Jim Wyllie.
Goals: Cox, Paul
Saturday, April 7, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong. Att: 1,200. Referee: Bernie Finnegan.
Polonia-Maribyrnong
George Wielgosz, Andy Mierzwa, Marian Jaworski, Eddie Marmur, Barney Klimecki, Ron Horfiniak, Andy Czapnik, Marek Konopka, Richard Gamanski, Richard Dziedzic, Eddie Widera.
Goals: Horfiniak 41, Konopka 43
2 - 5 Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Steve Gadsby, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Bobby Saunders, Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Jean Durand, Mike Micevski. Sub: (Seremidis)
Goals: Micevski x 3, Seremidis, Saunders
Saturday, April 7, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,800, Referee: Stewart Mellings.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Rob McGinn, Dave Garthwaite, Bob Smith, Peter Ollerton, Colin Alexander, Clive Mullett, Gary Cole, Brian Thom.
0 - 0 Footscray JUST
Jim Milisavljevic, Mate Zivkovic, Marjan Lopatic, Jovan Milinov, Andy Kazi, Slobodan Lukic, Dan Zoraja, Frank Micic, Steve Rujevic, Branko Buljevic, John Mracinkiewicz.
Sunday, April 8, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Vasilakakis, Vince Bannon, Tsolakis, Mike Stogiannou, Alex Nitsopoulos, Jim Kriaris, Kapilakis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Mark Karapatsos, Stratos Adamgikis, Ian Gibson.
0 - 1 South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Giovanni Batticciotto, Bill Hasapis, Jim Pirzas, Steve Walker, Ian Marshall, Peter Bourne, John Daperis, David Gorrie, Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre.
Goal: McIntyre
Sunday, April 8, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
George Cross 0 - 0 Prahran Slavia
Sunday, April 8, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
Melbourne
Charlie Odri, David Fearn (Gordon Bentley), Charlie Kelly, Joe Szabo, Alistair Scott, Ian Shanks, Joe Palinkas, Johnny Wallace (George Kotaridis), Bill Spears, Steve Bleskany, Ian McCarthy.
Goal: Scott 62
1 - 1 Juventus
Mike Harby, John Vithoulkas, Pat Della Rocca, Sandy Irvine, Fausto Tarquinio, Keith Webster, Maurice Bonfieni, Hammy McMeechan, Claude Lucchesi, Poci, John Lucchesi.
Goal: Bonfieni 79
Round Three
Saturday, April 14, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 1,300. Referee: Roger Lamb.
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Tsolakis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Mike Stogiannou, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Nick Racovalis, Kapilakis, Ian Gibson.
0 - 1 Footscray JUST
Jim Milisavljevic, Mate Zivkovic, Marjan Lopatic, Jovan Milinov, Andy Kazi, Slobodan Lukic, Dan Zoraja, Frank Micic, Steve Rujevic, Branko Buljevic, John Mracinkiewicz.
Goal: Zoraja 32
Saturday, April 14, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,000. Referee: Jim Brennan.
George Cross
Lou Kastner, Derek Ricks, Norm Maitland, Claude Karlovic, Alex McConville, Tommy Fox, Paul Murphy, Joe Cunningham, Kevin Kelly, John Gardiner, Dario Epifano.
Goal: Cunningham
1 - 0 Melbourne
Vic Dressler, David Fearn, Charlie Kelly, Gordon Bentley, Alistair Scott, Ian Shanks, Joe Palinkas, Joe Szabo, Bill Spears, Steve Bleskany, George Kotaridis.
Saturday, April 14, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong. Att: 600. Referee: Jim Dixon.
Polonia-Maribyrnong
Ziggy Szalinski (Miro Litwin), Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Marian Czerniecki, Marian Jaworski, Marek Konopka (Bogdan Anolak), Andy Czapnik, Ron Horfiniak, Eddie Widera, Richard Dziedzic.
Goals: Widera 35, Anolak 65
2 - 1 Box Hill
Jim Davis, Paul Corke, John McDaid, Jim Young, W Murray, Alex Crombie, Jim Paul, John Brown, Andy Smale, Bobby Cox, Frank Butt.
Goal: McDaid 42
Sunday, April 15, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Referee: Terry Venables.
Hakoah-St Kilda 0 - 0 South Melbourne Hellas
Sunday, April 15, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
Keilor Austria 0 - 1 Juventus
Mike Harby, John Vithoulkas, Pat Della Rocca, Sandy Irvine, Fausto Tarquinio, Maurice Bonfieni, Keith Webster, Hammy McMeechan, Claude Lucchesi, Dino De Marchi, John Lucchesi.
Goal: J Lucchesi 10
Sunday, April 15, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina 0 - 1 Prahran Slavia
Goal: Kent
Round Four
Saturday, April 21, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 1,600. Referee: Geoff Harrison.
Juventus
Mike Harby, John Vithoulkas, Pat Della Rocca, Sandy Irvine, Fausto Tarquinio, Maurice Bonfieni, Keith Webster, Hammy McMeechan, Bruno Sabidussi, Poci, Claude Lucchesi (Barbieri).
0 - 4 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Rob McGinn, Dave Garthwaite, Bob Smith, Rudi Muskee, Benny De Bruyckere, Colin Alexander, Gary Cole, Brian Thom.
Goals: Alexander 42, 81, Muskee 70, Thom 80 pk
Saturday, April 21, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,000. Referee: Bernie Finnegan.
Melbourne
Vic Dressler, David Fearn, Charlie Kelly, Joe Szabo, Alistair Scott, Ian Shanks, Ian McCarthy, Johnny Wallace, Joe Palinkas, Andy Segi, Steve Bleskany.
Goals: Bentley, Palinkas
2 - 1 Keilor Austria
Frank Petersen, Jurgen Woite, Schnepf, Gunter Ganglmair, Steve Brown, John Truskowski, Graham Bibby, John Webb, Hans Hinze, Jock Goodwin, Frank McColgan, Grgas.
Goal: Brown
Saturday, April 21, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,000. Referee: Hans Verniers.
Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Archie Shedden, Alan Copeland, John Howie, Frank Campbell, Tony Harris, Eddie Boyd, Jim Train, Bobby Kent, George Train, Bill Kerklan.
Goal: Kent 63
1 - 0 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Marian Czerniecki, Ron Horfiniak, Marian Jaworski, Andy Czapnik, Eddie Widera, Bogdan Anolak, Richard Dziedzic.
Sunday, April 22, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill.
Box Hill 0 - 1 Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Tsolakis, Mike Stogiannou, Alex Nitsopoulos, Nick Racovalis, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Jim Kriaris, Kapilakis, Ian Gibson.
Goal: Racovalis
Sunday, April 22, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
Footscray JUST
Goals: Zoraja 3, 46, 70, Buljevic, Rnjak , Durand og
6 - 1 Hakoah-St Kilda
Goal: Micevski
Sunday, April 22, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
South Melbourne Hellas
Goals: Gorrie, Armstrong, Little
3 - 2 George Cross
Goals: Cunningham, Epifano
Round Five
Saturday, April 28, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,100. Referee: Thwaites.
Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Steve Gadsby, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Doug Barbour, Mike Mandalis, Mike Micevski, Jean Durand, Mike Clarey.
Goals: Clarey x 3, Waaldyck
4 - 1
Saturday, April 28, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,000. Referee: Terry Venables.
Keilor Austria
Frank Petersen, Hans Hinze, Jurgen Woite, Schnepf, Steve Brown, John Truskowski, Beller, Dragan Jurcan, Frank McColgan, John Webb, Grgas.
0 - 5 George Cross
Lou Kastner, Tommy Fox, Alex McConville, Derek Ricks, Norm Maitland, Kevin Kelly, Davie, John Gardiner, Joe Cunningham, Claude Karlovic (De Guara), Dario Epifano.
Goals: Cunningham 11, 73, Gardiner 60, Epifano 62, De Guara
Saturday, April 28, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,500. Referee: Roger Lamb.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Rob McGinn, Dave Garthwaite, Bob Smith, Colin Alexander, Benny De Bruyckere, Brian Thom, Gary Cole (Phil Williamson), Rudi Muskee.
Goal: Thom 70
1 - 0
Sunday, April 29, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Tsolakis, Mike Stogiannou, Alex Nitsopoulos, Nick Racovalis, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Jim Kriaris, Kapilakis, Ian Gibson.
0 - 0 Prahran Slavia
Sunday, April 29, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
Footscray JUST
Goals: Lopatic 60, Lukic 85 pk
2 - 0 South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Bedford, Steve Walker, Ian Marshall, Peter Bourne, Nat Little, David Gorrie, Billy McIntyre (Magopoulos 78), Jim Armstrong.
Sunday, April 29, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong.
Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Marian Czerniecki (Barney Klimecki), Marian Jaworski, Eddie Widera, Andy Czapnik, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray, Richard Dziedzic.
Goal: Marmur 58
1 - 0 Juventus
Mike Harby, John Vithoulkas, Pat Della Rocca, Sandy Irvine, Fausto Tarquinio, Maurice Bonfieni, Keith Webster, Carlo Sabidussi, Rajko Curcija (Hammy McMeechan), Poci, Claude Lucchesi.
Round Six
Saturday, May 5, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 1,100. Referee: Hans Verniers.
Juventus
Mike Harby, John Vithoulkas, Maurice Bonfieni, Pat Della Rocca, Fausto Tarquinio, Carlo Sabidussi, Bobby Johnston, Keith Webster, Rajko Curcija, Poci, Claude Lucchesi.
0 - 2 Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis (Tsolakis), Mike Stogiannou, Alex Nitsopoulos, Kapilakis, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Jim Kriaris, Ilias Iordanis, Ian Gibson (Economidis).
Goals: Gibson 10, Iordanis 35
Saturday, May 5, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 800. Referee: Stewart Mellings.
Melbourne
Charlie Odri, David Fearn, Charlie Kelly, Joe Szabo, Alistair Scott (Mike Manson), George Kotaridis, Joe Palinkas, Johnny Wallace, Gordon Bentley, Steve Bleskany, Ian McCarthy.
Goal: Bleskany
1 - 1 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Barney Klimecki, Marian Jaworski, Eddie Widera, Andy Czapnik, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray, Richard Dziedzic.
Goal: Horfiniak
Saturday, May 5, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,000. Referee: Jim Dixon.
Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Alan Copeland, Archie Shedden, John Howie, Frank Campbell, Tony Harris, Eddie Boyd, Jim Train, Bobby Kent, Stuart Gilmour, George Train.
Goal: Harris 75
1 - 2 Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Steve Gadsby, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Doug Barbour, Mike Mandalis, Mike Micevski, Jean Durand, Mike Clarey.
Goals: Clarey 21, Durand 60
Sunday, May 6, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill.
Box Hill
Goal: Wyllie
1 - 3 Footscray JUST
Goals: Zoraja x 2 Lopatic
Sunday, May 6, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
George Cross 0 - 0 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Sunday, May 6, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
South Melbourne Hellas
Goals: Little, McIntyre, Walker
3 - 1 Keilor Austria
Goal: McColgan
Round Seven
Saturday, May 12, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 1,500. Referee: Jack Readshaw.
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Mike Stogiannou, Alex Nitsopoulos, Kapilakis, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos (Ilias Iordanis), Jim Kriaris (Tsolakis), Mark Karapatsos, Ian Gibson.
Goal: Stogiannou 70
1 - 3 Melbourne
Graham Morgan, David Fearn, Charlie Kelly, Joe Szabo, George Kotaridis, Gordon Bentley, Joe Palinkas, Johnny Wallace, Mike Manson, Steve Bleskany, Ian McCarthy.
Goals: Palinkas 16, Wallace 30, Manson 52
Saturday, May 12, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,100. Referee: Jim Dixon.
Footscray JUST
Jim Milisavljevic, Mate Zivkovic, Marjan Lopatic, Jovan Milinov, Andy Kazi, Slobodan Lukic, Dan Zoraja, Frank Micic, Soren Fisker, Branko Buljevic, John Mracinkiewicz.
Goals: Zoraja 48, 54, 61
3 - 0 Prahran Slavia
Mike O'Hara, Alan Copeland, Marshall McCallum, John Howie, Frank Campbell, Tony Harris, Eddie Boyd, Jim Train, Bobby Kent, George Train, Bill Kerklan.
Saturday, May 12, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,000. Referee: Bert Power.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Rob McGinn, Dave Garthwaite, Bob Smith, Benny De Bruyckere, Colin Alexander, Brian Thom, Rudi Muskee, Phil Williamson (Richard Bens).
Goals: Williamson 12, Smith 30, 60, 81, Garthwaite 67, Alexander 82
6 - 0 Keilor Austria
Frank Petersen, Hans Hinze, Jurgen Woite (Don Young), Schnepf, Steve Brown, Jock Goodwin, Dragan Jurcan, Graham Bibby, John Truskowski, Frank McColgan, Ivan Turicar.
Sunday, May 13, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill.
Box Hill
Goal: Brown
1 - 6 South Melbourne Hellas
Goals: Pirzas x 2, Bourne, Bozikas, Little, Armstrong
Sunday, May 13, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
Hakoah-St Kilda
Goals: Durand, Micevski
2 - 0 Juventus
Mike Harby, John Vithoulkas, Fausto Tarquinio, Pat Della Rocca, Maurice Bonfieni, Keith Webster, Hammy McMeechan, Jimmy Smart, Dino De Marchi, Sabidussi, Poci (Lucchesi).
Sunday, May 13, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong.
Polonia-Maribyrnong
Goal: Horfiniak 21
1 - 1 George Cross
Goal: Cunningham 70
Round Eight
Saturday, May 19, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,000. Referee: Jim Dixon.
Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, Jim Kondarios, John Truskowski, Jock Goodwin, Graham Bibby, Jurgen Woite, Frank McColgan, Ivan Turicar, Dragan Jurcan.
0 - 0 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Marian Czerniecki, Marian Jaworski, Marek Konopka, Andy Czapnik, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray, Hugh Humphrey.
Saturday, May 19, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,100. Referee: Jim Brennan.
Melbourne
Graham Morgan, Charlie Kelly, Bob Dobbing, Joe Szabo, George Kotaridis, Gordon Bentley, Joe Palinkas, Johnny Wallace, Mike Manson, Steve Bleskany, Ian McCarthy.
Goal: Manson 7
1 - 1 Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Steve Gadsby, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Doug Barbour, Mike Mandalis, Mike Micevski, Jean Durand, Mike Clarey.
Goal: Clarey 25
Saturday, May 19, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,000. Referee: Joe Slaats.
Prahran Slavia
Mike O'Hara, Alan Copeland, Jim Train, Sjo, Frank Campbell, Marshall McCallum, Eddie Boyd, John Howie, Bobby Kent, Tony Harris, George Train.
Goals: G Train 5, McCallum 32
2 - 0 Box Hill
Jim Davis, Paul Corke, John McDaid, Jim Young, Jim Paul, Terry Luckhurst, Ray Taylor, Alex Crombie, David Thelman, John Brown, Steve Ward (Alan Chambers 46).
Sunday, May 20, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
George Cross
Goal: Cunningham 1
1 - 0 Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Mike Stogiannou, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Kapilakis, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Mark Karapatsos (Ilias Iordanis), Ian Gibson.
Sunday, May 20, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 2,000.
Juventus
Goal: Webster 47
1 - 1 Footscray JUST
Goal: Zoraja 19
Sunday, May 20, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Bedford, Steve Walker, Peter Bourne, Billy McIntyre, John Daperis, Jim Armstrong, Ian Marshall, Nat Little.
Goal: McIntyre
1 - 0 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Round Nine
Saturday, May 26, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Att: 1,200. Referee: Dirk Kramp.
Box Hill
Jim Davis, Paul Corke, Andy Smale, Jim Young, Ray Taylor, Jim Paul, Jim Wyllie, John Brown, Steve Ward, David Thelman, Alex Crombie.
0 - 0 Juventus
Mike Harby, Maurice Bonfieni (Hugh Gunn), John Vithoulkas, Pat Della Rocca, Sandy Irvine, Hammy McMeechan, Claude Lucchesi, Carlo Sabidussi, Keith Webster, Dino De Marchi, Jimmy Smart.
Saturday, May 26, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 1,100. Referee: Thwaites.
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Mike Stogiannou, Nick Racovalis, Alex Nitsopoulos, Kapilakis, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Ian Gibson, Jim Kriaris, Ilias Iordanis.
Goals: Gibson x 2, Iordanis
3 - 3 Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, Jim Kondarios, Jock Goodwin, Graham Bibby, Jurgen Woite, Frank McColgan, John Truskowski, Ivan Turicar, Dragan Jurcan.
Goals: McColgan, Turicar, Brown
Saturday, May 26, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong. Att: 800. Referee: Bernie Finnegan.
Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Marian Czerniecki, Marian Jaworski, Eddie Widera, Andy Czapnik, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray, Richard Dziedzic.
Goal: Gray 90
1 - 0 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Rob McGinn, Dave Garthwaite, Bob Smith, Benny De Bruyckere, Colin Alexander, Brian Thom, Rudi Muskee, Phil Williamson.
Sunday, May 27, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
Footscray JUST
Goal: Micic 28
1 - 0 Melbourne
Sunday, May 27, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
Hakoah-St Kilda 0 - 0 George Cross
Sunday, May 27, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Prahran Slavia 0 - 2 South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Bedford, Steve Walker, Peter Bourne, Ian Marshall, John Daperis (Bill Hasapis 46), Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre, Nat Little.
Goals: Armstrong x 2
Round Ten
Saturday, June 2, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 1,100. Referee: Bert Power.
Juventus
Mike Harby, Maurice Bonfieni, Fausto Tarquinio, Pat Della Rocca, Sandy Irvine, Hammy McMeechan, Claude Lucchesi, Carlo Sabidussi (Rajko Curcija), Dino De Marchi, Keith Webster, Jimmy Smart.
Goals: Di Marchi 53, Curcija 67, C Lucchesi 80
3 - 0 Prahran Slavia
Saturday, June 2, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,000. Referee: Jack Readshaw.
Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, Jim Kondarios, Jock Goodwin, Graham Bibby, Jurgen Woite, Frank McColgan, John Truskowski, Ivan Turicar, Dragan Jurcan.
Goal: Turicar 82
1 - 0 Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Steve Gadsby, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Bobby Saunders (Doug Barbour), Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey (Jim Ackers), Jean Durand, Mike Micevski.
Saturday, June 2, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,200. Referee: Geoff Harrison.
Melbourne
Graham Morgan, Charlie Kelly, Bob Dobbing, Joe Szabo, George Kotaridis, Gordon Bentley, Ian McCarthy, Johnny Wallace, Alistair Scott, Mike Manson, Joe Palinkas, Steve Bleskany. Sub: (David Fearn)
Goals: Wallace x 2, Szabo, Scott, Bleskany, Fearn
6 - 1 Box Hill
Harry Bauer, Paul Corke, Andy Smale, Jim Young, Ray Taylor, Jim Paul, John Brown, David Thelman, Steve Ward, Alex Crombie, Jim Wyllie.
Goal: Dobbing og
Sunday, June 3, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
George Cross
Goal: Kelly 29
1 - 1 Footscray JUST
Goal: Zoraja 38
Sunday, June 3, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Goals: Thom, Smith, Muskee
3 - 2 Fitzroy United Alexander
Goals: Gibson, Iordanis
Sunday, June 3, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Bill Hasapis, Jim Pirzas, John Bedford, Steve Walker, Peter Bourne, Ian Marshall, John Daperis (Andy Bozikas), Billy McIntyre, Jim Armstrong, Nat Little.
0 - 1 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Goal: Marmur 17
Round Eleven
Saturday, June 16, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,100. Referee: Jack Readshaw.
Footscray JUST
Jim Milisavljevic, Mirko Rnjak, Marjan Lopatic, Jovan Milinov, Andy Kazi, Slobodan Lukic, Dan Zoraja, Frank Micic, Soren Fisker, Branko Buljevic, John Mracinkiewicz.
Goal: Buljevic 30
1 - 0 Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, Jim Kondarios, Jock Goodwin, Graham Bibby, Ivan Turicar, Frank McColgan, Gunter Ganglmair, Webb, Dragan Jurcan.
Saturday, June 16, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,200. Referee: Terry Venables.
Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Davie Davidson (Jean Durand 46), Jim Lapish, Jim Ackers, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Bobby Saunders (Joe Jozip 46), Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Steve Gadsby, Mike Micevski.
Goal: Mandalis 82 pk
1 - 3 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Rob McGinn, Dave Garthwaite, Colin Alexander, Bob Smith, Phil Williamson, Brian Thom, Gary Cole, Rudi Muskee.
Goals: Alexander 15, Muskee 30, Cole 66
Saturday, June 16, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong. Att: 1,000. Referee: C Contini.
Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Barney Klimecki, Marian Jaworski, Eddie Widera, Andy Czapnik, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray (John Dykun 80), David Closs.
0 - 0 Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Ian Gibson, Kapilakis, Ilias Iordanis.
Sunday, June 17, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill.
Box Hill
Goal: Taylor
1 - 8 George Cross
Goals: Cunningham x 6, Clarke, Epifano
Sunday, June 17, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Prahran Slavia
Goal: Kent
1 - 2 Melbourne
Goals: Bleskany, Wallace
Sunday, June 17, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
South Melbourne Hellas
Goals: Armstrong x 3, Little
4 - 2 Juventus
Tim Auger, Bill Hasapis, Jim Pirzas, John Daperis, Steve Walker, Ian Marshall, Peter Bourne, Andy Bozikas, Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre, Nat Little.
Goals: Irvine, De Marchi
Round Twelve
Saturday, June 23, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 1,400. Referee: Jim Dixon.
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Nick Dourdoulakis (George Gillan), Mike Stogiannou (Ilias Iordanis), Ian Gibson.
Goal: Gillan 81
1 - 1 Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Jim Ackers, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Mike Mandalis, Bobby Saunders, Mike Clarey, Steve Gadsby, Mike Micevski.
Goal: Mandalis 63
Saturday, June 23, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 700. Referee: Joe Slaats.
Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, Jim Kondarios, Jock Goodwin, Graham Bibby, Ivan Turicar, Frank McColgan, Gunter Ganglmair, Webb, Dragan Jurcan.
0 - 0 Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Alan Copeland, Sjo, Jim Train, John Howie, Marshall McCallum, George Train, Bobby Kent, Humble, Stuart Gilmour, Eddie Boyd.
Saturday, June 23, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,200. Referee: Bert Power.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Rob McGinn, Dave Garthwaite, Colin Alexander, Bob Smith, Phil Williamson, Brian Thom, Gary Cole, Rudi Muskee. Sub: (Syd Steele)
Goals: Williamson, Steele
2 - 0 Box Hill
Harry Bauer, W Murray, Frank Weimper, Peter Thompson, Jim McCracken, Ray Taylor, John Brown, Ferguson, David Haynes, Sinclair, Bobby Cox.
Sunday, June 24, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
George Cross
Lou Kastner, Derek Ricks, Alex McConville, Kevin Kelly, Norm Maitland, Tommy Fox, Paul Deeming, Joe Cunningham, John Gardiner, Tom Clarke (Paul Murphy), Dario Epifano.
Goals: Kelly 45, 50, Epifano 63
3 - 1 Juventus
Juventus: Mike Harby, Maurice Bonfieni, Fausto Tarquinio, Sandy Irvine, Pat Della Rocca, Hammy McMeechan, Williamson (Rajko Curcija), Sabidussi, Dino De Marchi, Keith Webster (John Vithoulkas), Lucchesi.
Goal: Lucchesi 40
Sunday, June 24, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
Melbourne
Charlie Odri, David Fearn, Bob Dobbing, Gordon Bentley, George Kotaridis, Charlie Kelly, Joe Palinkas, Johnny Wallace, Alistair Scott, Steve Bleskany, Ian McCarthy.
Goals: Bleskany x 2, Scott x 2
4 - 3 South Melbourne Hellas
Goals: Armstrong x 3
Sunday, June 24, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong.
Polonia-Maribyrnong 0 - 1 Footscray JUST
Goal: Zoraja 21 pk
Round Thirteen
Saturday, July 7, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill.
Box Hill
Goals: Haynes 30, Taylor
2 - 3 Keilor Austria
Goals: Jurcan 43, Ganglmair 55, Goodwin pk
Saturday, July 7, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,200. Referee: Geoff Harrison.
Footscray JUST
Jim Milisavljevic, Mirko Rnjak, Marjan Lopatic, Jovan Milinov, Andy Kazi, Slobodan Lukic, Dan Zoraja, Frank Micic, Soren Fisker (Mendo Ristovski 46), Branko Buljevic, John Mracinkiewicz.
0 - 0 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Rob McGinn, Dave Garthwaite, Colin Alexander, Brian Thom, Phil Williamson, Gary Cole, Syd Steele, Rudi Muskee.
Saturday, July 7, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,500. Referee: Bernie Finnegan.
Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Jim Ackers, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Steve Gadsby, Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Ken Wheeler, Mike Micevski.
Goals: Clarey, Micevski
2 - 0 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Barney Klimecki, Ron Horfiniak, David Closs, Andy Czapnik, Eddie Widera, Peter Gray, George Nierobisz.
Sunday, July 8, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Referee: Roger Lamb.
Juventus
Mike Harby, Maurice Bonfieni, Fausto Tarquinio, Sandy Irvine, Hugh Gunn, Jimmy Smart, Hammy McMeechan, Sabidussi, David Gorrie, Dino De Marchi, Keith Webster, Claude Lucchesi. [12 names in Il Globo]
Goals: DeMarchi 5, 33, McMeechan 7, Smart 40
4 - 0 Melbourne
Charlie Odri, David Fearn, Bob Dobbing, Charlie Kelly (Joe Szabo), Alistair Scott (sent off 67), George Kotaridis, Joe Palinkas, Johnny Wallace, Gordon Bentley, Steve Bleskany, Ian McCarthy.
Sunday, July 8, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Prahran Slavia
Goal: McConville og
1 - 2 George Cross
Goals: Cunningham, Fox
Sunday, July 8, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Bedford, Steve Walker, Ian Marshall, Andy Bozikas, Peter Bourne, Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre, Nat Little.
Goals: Bourne, McIntyre
2 - 4 Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, George Gillan, Ian Gibson, Mark Karapatsos.
Goals: Gibson x 2, Gillan, Karapatsos
Round Fourteen
Saturday, July 14, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: C Contini.
Box Hill
Harry Bauer, W Murray, Jim McCracken, Frank Weimper, Paul Corke, John Brown, Alex Crombie, Ray Taylor, Jim Paul, David Haynes, Dennis O'Keefe (Bobby Cox).
0 - 2 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Czapnik, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Barney Klimecki, Richard Bodziony, George Nierobisz, Eddie Widera, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray, John Dykun.
Goals: Weimper og, Horfiniak 6
Saturday, July 14, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 1,100. Referee: Joe Slaats.
Juventus
Mike Harby, Maurice Bonfieni, Fausto Tarquinio, Sandy Irvine, Hugh Gunn, Jimmy Smart, Hammy McMeechan, David Gorrie, Dino De Marchi, Keith Webster, Claude Lucchesi.
Goals: Di Marchi 48, Lucchesi 78, 84
3 - 0 Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, Jim Kondarios, Jock Goodwin, Graham Bibby, Ivan Turicar, Frank McColgan, Gunter Ganglmair, Barry Webb, Ibro Hadiavdic.
Saturday, July 14, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 3,000. Referee: Srewart Mellings.
South Melbourne Hellas
Manny Tzivoglou, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Bedford, Steve Walker, Ian Marshall, Andy Bozikas, Peter Bourne, Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre, Nat Little.
Goals: Bozikas, McIntyre
2 - 1 Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Jim Ackers, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Steve Gadsby, Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Ken Wheeler, Mike Micevski.
Goal: Clarey
Sunday, July 15, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
Footscray JUST 0 - 1 Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Alex Nitsopoulos, Jim Kriaris, Pat Bannon, Mark Karapatsos, Stratos Adamgikis (Ilias Iordanis), Ian Gibson, Boulis Kambouropoulos (Mike Stogiannou), George Gillan.
Goal: Adamgikis 15
Sunday, July 15, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
Melbourne 0 - 1 George Cross
Goal: Murphy
Sunday, July 15, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Prahran Slavia
Goals: Pierias og, Kent, Gilmour
3 - 2 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Goals: Smith, Cole
Round Fifteen
Saturday, July 21, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, George Gillan, Ian Gibson, Mark Karapatsos.
Goals: Gibson x 3, Gillan x 2, Adamgikis pk
6 - 0 Box Hill
Harry Bauer, Andy Smale, Paul Corke, Frank Weimper, Jim McCracken, John Brown, Bobby Cox, Alex Crombie, David Haynes, Ray Taylor, Jim Paul.
Saturday, July 21, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,000. Referee: Bert Power.
Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, Jim Kondarios, Jock Goodwin (Ivan Turicar 25), John Truskowski, Dragan Jurcan, Frank McColgan, Gunter Ganglmair, Barry Webb, Ibro Hadiavdic.
0 - 2 Melbourne
Charlie Odri, David Fearn, Charlie Kelly, Gordon Bentley, Alistair Scott, Joe Szabo, Joe Palinkas, Ian McCarthy, Mike Manson, Johnny Wallace, Steve Bleskany.
Goals: Manson 27, Cummings 58
Saturday, July 21, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong. Att: 1,100. Referee: Jim Dixon.
Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Barney Klimecki, Marian Jaworski, Eddie Marmur, Andy Czapnik, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray, David Closs, Eddie Widera.
0 - 1 Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Archie Shedden, Sjo, Jim Train, John Howie, Tony Harris, Marshall McCallum, Eddie Boyd, Bobby Kent, Stuart Gilmour, Pat McElhinney.
Goal: Howie 75 pk
Sunday, July 22, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
George Cross
Goal: Gardiner
1 - 1 South Melbourne Hellas
Manny Tzivoglou, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Bedford, Steve Walker, Ian Marshall, John Daperis, Andy Bozikas, Peter Bourne, Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre.
Goal: McIntyre
Sunday, July 22, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
Hakoah-St Kilda 0 - 0 Footscray JUST
Sunday, July 22, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Bernie Finnegan.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Richard Plumb, Dave Garthwaite, Colin Alexander, Brian Thom, Syd Steele, Phil Williamson (Clive Mullett), Gary Cole, Rudi Muskee.
Goal: Steele 79
1 - 1 Juventus
Mike Harby, Maurice Bonfieni, Fausto Tarquinio, Sandy Irvine, Hugh Gunn, Hammy McMeechan, Jimmy Smart, David Gorrie, Dino De Marchi, Keith Webster (Pat Della Rocca), Lucchesi.
Goal: Gorrie 4
Round Sixteen
Saturday, July 28, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
George Cross
Goal: Cunningham 26 pk
1 - 1 Keilor Austria
Goal: J Webb 88
Saturday, July 28, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
Melbourne
Goals: Szabo, Cummings
2 - 1 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Goal: Cole
Saturday, July 28, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,400. Referee: Jim Brennan.
Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Archie Shedden, Sjo, Jim Train, John Howie, Tony Harris, Marshall McCallum, Eddie Boyd, Bobby Kent, Stuart Gilmour, Pat McElhinney.
0 - 4 Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, George Gillan, Ian Gibson, Mark Karapatsos (Mike Stogiannou).
Goals: Gillan 4, Gibson 45, Karapatsos 49, Stogiannou 82
Sunday, July 29, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill.
Box Hill
Goal: Taylor
1 - 3 Hakoah-St Kilda
Goals: Clarey, Saunders, Micevski
Sunday, July 29, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Juventus
Mike Harby, Maurice Bonfieni, Fausto Tarquinio, Sandy Irvine, Hugh Gunn, Hammy McMeechan, Alan Downes, Jimmy Smart, Dino De Marchi, Pat Della Rocca, Lucchesi.
Goal: Di Marchi 62
1 - 3 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Barney Klimecki, Richard Bodziony, Eddie Widera, George Nierobisz, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray, Hugh Humphrey.
Goals: Humphrey 61, Nierobisz 69, Horfiniak 76
Sunday, July 29, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Bedford, Steve Walker, Peter Bourne, Ian Marshall, Andy Bozikas (Nat Little), Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre, John Daperis.
Goals: Armstrong 26, Marshall 70
2 - 1 Footscray JUST
Goal: Lukic pk
Round Seventeen
Saturday, August 4, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,000. Referee: Jim Dixon.
Footscray JUST
Jim Milisavljevic, Mirko Rnjak, Marjan Lopatic, Jovan Milinov, Andy Kazi, Slobodan Lukic, Dan Zoraja, Frank Micic, Soren Fisker, Branko Buljevic, John Mracinkiewicz.
Goals: Micic 55, 57, Lukic 64
3 - 0 Box Hill
Harry Bauer, Williamson, Paul Corke, John Brown, Jim McCracken, Ray Taylor, Ferguson, Jim Paul, Dennis O'Keefe, Sinclair, Bobby Cox. Sub: (Brian Adlam).
Saturday, August 4, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,400. Referee: Bert Power.
Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Ackers, Thompson, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Steve Gadsby, Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Bobby Saunders, Mike Micevski.
Goal: Clarey 1
1 - 0 Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Archie Shedden, Sjo, Jim Train, John Howie, Tony Harris, Pat McElhinney, Eddie Boyd, Stuart Gilmour, George Train, Bobby Kent.
Saturday, August 4, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong. Att: 800, Referee: Thwaites.
Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Barney Klimecki, Andy Czapnik, Eddie Widera, George Nierobisz, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray, Hugh Humphrey.
0 - 1 Melbourne
Charlie Odri, Bob Dobbing, Charlie Kelly, Joe Szabo, Alistair Scott (sent off), Gordon Bentley, Joe Palinkas, Johnny Wallace, Duncan Cummings, Steve Bleskany, Ian McCarthy.
Goal: Bentley 87
Sunday, August 5, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, George Gillan, Ian Gibson, Ilias Iordanis.
Goal: Irvine 41 og
1 - 0 Juventus
Mike Kovacek, Pat Della Rocca, Fausto Tarquinio, Sandy Irvine, Hugh Gunn, Maurice Bonfieni, Hammy McMeechan (Rajko Curcija 46), David Gorrie, Dino De Marchi, Jimmy Smart, Lucchesi (John Vithoulkas 66).
Sunday, August 5, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
Keilor Austria 0 - 0 South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Giovanni Batticciotto, John Daperis, John Bedford, Steve Walker, Peter Bourne, Ian Marshall, Andy Bozikas, Nat Little, Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre.
Sunday, August 5, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Terry Venables.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Goals: Alexander x 2
2 - 3 George Cross
Goals: Cunningham x 2, Epifano
Round Eighteen
Saturday, August 11, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,000. Referee: Geoff Harrison.
Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, John Truskowski, Jim Kondarios, Ivan Turicar, Jock Goodwin, Graham Bibby, Gunter Ganglmair (Grgas 80), Barry Webb, Ibro Hadiavdic.
Goal: Ganglmair 67
1 - 1 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Benny De Bruyckere, Dave Garthwaite, Bob Smith, Brian Thom, Clive Mullett, Colin Alexander, Gary Cole, Rudi Muskee.
Goal: Alexander
Saturday, August 11, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,400. Referee: Roger Lamb.
Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Archie Shedden, Sjo, Tony Harris, Norrie Ford, John Howie (sent off), Marshall McCallum, Eddie Boyd, Bobby Kent, Stuart Gilmour, Pat McElhinney (sent off).
Goals: McElhinney 20, Howie
2 - 2 Footscray JUST
Milan Cvijic, Marjan Lopatic, Igor Mukavec, Jovan Milinov, Andy Kazi, Slobodan Lukic (sent off), Mirko Rnjak, Frank Micic, Soren Fisker, Dragan Dimitrijevic, John Mracinkiewicz.
Goals: Fisker 11, Micic
Saturday, August 11, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,200. Referee: C Contini.
South Melbourne Hellas
Tim Auger, Giovanni Batticciotto, George Calomino, Jim Pirzas, Steve Walker, Ian Marshall, Billy McIntyre, Andy Bozikas, Jim Armstrong, John Daperis, Nat Little.
Goals: McIntyre 15, Little 23
2 - 0 Box Hill
Harry Bauer, Williamson, Paul Corke, John Brown, Jim McCracken, Ray Taylor, Jim Paul, Alex Crombie, Sinclair, Dennis O'Keefe, Bobby Cox.
Sunday, August 12, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
George Cross
Goal: Murphy
1 - 0 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Sunday, August 12, 1973.
Juventus
Mike Kovacek, Pat Della Rocca, Fausto Tarquinio, Sandy Irvine, Hugh Gunn, Maurice Bonfieni, Alan Downes, David Gorrie, Dino De Marchi, Jimmy Smart, Lucchesi (Rajko Curcija).
Goal: Smart
1 - 4 Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Jim Lapish, Jim Ackers, Auchie Waaldyk, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Thompson, Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Steve Gadsby, Mike Micevski.
Goals: Gadsby, Clarey, Lapish, Mandalis
Sunday, August 12, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park.
Melbourne
Goals: .Palinkas, Bleskany
2 - 1 Fitzroy United Alexander
Economidis, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, George Gillan, Ian Gibson, Ilias Iordanis.
Goal: Gillan 73
Round Nineteen
Saturday, August 18, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,000. Referee: Terry Venables.
Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Jim Lapish, Jim Ackers, Auchie Waaldyk, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Jean Durand (Ken Wheeler), Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Steve Gadsby, Mike Micevski.
Goal: Gadsby 79
1 - 2 Melbourne
Charlie Odri, David Fearn, George Kotaridis, Joe Szabo, Alistair Scott, Gordon Bentley, Joe Palinkas, Ian McCarthy, Duncan Cummings, Johnny Wallace, Steve Bleskany.
Goals: McCarthy 35, Szabo 55
Saturday, August 18, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong. Att: 1,000. Referee: Thwaites.
Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Barney Klimecki, Richard Dziedzic, Eddie Widera, George Nierobisz, Ron Horfiniak, Peter Gray, Hugh Humphrey.
Goal: Humphrey 71
1 - 0 Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, John Truskowski, Jim Kondarios, Jock Goodwin, Ivan Turicar, Graham Bibby, Gunter Ganglmair, Barry Webb, Ibro Hadiavdic.
Sunday, August 19, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Fitzroy United Alexander
Goals: Karapatsos 65, Kambouropoulos 86
2 - 1 George Cross
Goal: Cunningham 34
Sunday, August 19, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Goals: Cole x 3, Muskee x 2, Steele x 2
7 - 7 South Melbourne Hellas
Manny Tzivoglou, Giovanni Batticciotto (Tony Koutrouvelis), Jim Pirzas, John Daperis, Steve Walker, Peter Bourne, Ian Marshall, Andy Bozikas, Billy McIntyre, Jim Armstrong, Nat Little.
Goals: Bourne x 3, McIntyre x 2, Little x 2
Saturday, September 15, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Att: 1,100. Referee: Lou Hemmes.
Box Hill
Harry Bauer, Williamson, Long (Andy Smale), Jim McCracken, John Brown, Paul Corke, Ray Taylor, Ferguson (Mark Kowala), Dennis O'Keefe, Bobby Cox, Jim Paul (sent off).
Goals: Corke 7, Cox 22,O'Keefe 87
3 - 2 Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Archie Shedden, Sjo, Jim Train, John Howie, Tony Harris, Marshall McCallum, Eddie Boyd (sent off), Bobby Kent, George Train (Norrie Ford), Pat McElhinney.
Goals: G Train 14, Howie 50 pk
Saturday, September 15, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,000. Referee: Terry Venables.
Footscray JUST
Jim Milisavljevic, Mate Zivkovic, Marjan Lopatic, Jovan Milinov, Andy Kazi, Mirko Rnjak (Dragan Dimitrijevic 46), Soren Fisker, Milan Vidakovic, Frank Micic, Branko Buljevic, John Mracinkiewicz.
Goal: Lopatic 31
1 - 0 Juventus
Mike Harby, Pat Della Rocca, Barbieri, Sandy Irvine, Hugh Gunn, Maurice Bonfieni (Fausto Tarquinio), Krajina, Claude Lucchesi, Dino De Marchi, Jimmy Smart, John Lucchesi (Hammy McMeechan).
Round Twenty
Saturday, August 25, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Att: 1,500. Referee: Jim Brennan.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Benny De Bruyckere, Dave Garthwaite, Bob Smith, Brian Thom, Colin Alexander (Richard Plumb), Syd Steele, Gary Cole (Clive Mullett), Rudi Muskee.
Goals: Steele ?, 82,, Smith 30
3 - 0 Polonia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Eddie Marmur, Peter Gray, Barney Klimecki, John Dykun, Eddie Widera, George Nierobisz, Ron Horfiniak, Richard Gamanski, Hugh Humphrey (David Closs).
Saturday, August 25, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 2,500. Referee: Joe Slaats.
South Melbourne Hellas
Marko Fode, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Daperis, Steve Walker, Ian Marshall, Andy Bozikas, Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre, Peter Bourne, Nat Little.
Goals: Little, Walker, Bourne
3 - 0 Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Humble, Sjo, Archie Shedden, Norrie Ford, Tony Harris, Marshall McCallum, Jim Train, Eddie Boyd, Bobby Kent, George Train.
Saturday, August 25, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,400. Referee: Roger Lamb.
George Cross
Lou Kastner, Paul Deeming, Alex McConville, Tommy Fox, Norm Maitland, Kevin Kelly, Frank McArdle, Paul Murphy, Joe Cunningham, John Gardiner, Dario Epifano.
0 - 3 Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Jim Ackers, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Ken Wheeler, Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Steve Gadsby, Mike Micevski.
Goals: Micevski 3, Wheeler 5, 30
Sunday, August 26, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Juventus
Mike Kovacek, Pat Della Rocca, Fausto Tarquinio, Sandy Irvine, Hugh Gunn, Maurice Bonfieni, Hammy McMeechan, Claude Lucchesi, Dino De Marchi, Jimmy Smart, John Lucchesi.
Goals: J Lucchesi 39, 44, Smart 58
3 - 1 Box Hill
Harry Bauer, Williamson, Paul Corke, John Brown, Jim McCracken, Ray Taylor, Dennis O'Keefe, Alex Crombie, Andy Smale, Jim Paul, Bobby Cox.
Goal: O'Keefe 32
Sunday, August 26, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
Keilor Austria 0 - 1 Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Jim Kriaris, Mike Stogiannou (Alex Nitsopoulos), Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, George Gillan, Ian Gibson, Mark Karapatsos.
Goal: Gibson 55
Wednesday, September 19, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Melbourne
Goal: Palinkas 78 pk
1 - 2 Footscray JUST
Goals: Micic 34 pk, Fisker 65
Round Twenty-One
Saturday, September 1, 1973. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Att: 1,000. Referee: Jack Readshaw.
Box Hill
Harry Bauer, Williamson, Paul Corke, Jim McCracken, John Brown, Ray Taylor, Ferguson, Jim Paul, Peter Thompson, Alex Crombie, Bobby Cox.
0 - 3 Melbourne
Charlie Odri, David Fearn, Charlie Kelly, Joe Szabo, Alistair Scott, Gordon Bentley, Joe Palinkas, Ian McCarthy, Duncan Cummings, Johnny Wallace, Steve Bleskany.
Goals: Bentley 50, McCarthy 60, Palinkas 90
Saturday, September 1, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 1,100. Referee: Thwaites
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Nick Racovalis, Jim Kriaris, Alex Nitsopoulos, Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, George Gillan, Ian Gibson, Mark Karapatsos.
Goal: Kambouropoulos 85
1 - 1 Ringwood City Wilhelmina
Tom Carmichael, Mike Pye, Dick Ward, Benny De Bruyckere, Richard Plumb (Dave Garthwaite), Bob Smith, Brian Thom, Colin Alexander, Syd Steele, Gary Cole, Rudi Muskee.
Goal: Steele 17)
Saturday, September 1, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,200. Referee: Jim Dixon.
Hakoah-St Kilda
Jack Reilly, Auchie Waaldyk, Jim Lapish, Jim Ackers, David Baker, Anton Dosen, Ken Wheeler, Mike Mandalis, Mike Clarey, Steve Gadsby, Mike Micevski.
0 - 0 Keilor Austria
Fred Schul, Hans Hinze, Steve Brown, John Truskowski, Jim Kondarios, Jock Goodwin, Dragan Jurcan, Gunter Ganglmair, Ivan Turicar, Barry Webb, Ibro Hadiavdic.
Sunday, September 2, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Referee: Geoff Harrison.
Footscray JUST
Goal: Buljevic
1 - 2 George Cross
Goals: Cunningham x 2
Sunday, September 2, 1973. Maribyrnong Reserve, Maribyrnong.
Polonia-Maribyrnong 0 - 4 South Melbourne Hellas
Marko Fode, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Daperis, Steve Walker, Peter Bourne, Ian Marshall, Andy Bozikas, Jim Armstrong, Billy McIntyre, Nat Little.
Goals: Armstrong x 2, Little, Bourne
Sunday, September 2, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Prahran Slavia 0 - 3 Juventus
Goals: Di Marchi 41, C Lucchesi 43, J Lucchesi 61
Round Twenty-Two
Saturday, September 8, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 2,300. Referee: Terry Venables.
Fitzroy United Alexander
John Kennedy, Vince Bannon, Mike Stogiannou, Kapilakis, Nick Racovalis, Pat Bannon, Stratos Adamgikis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, George Gillan, Ian Gibson, Mark Farapatsos.
Goals: Adamgikis 45, Gillan, Kambouropoulos 83
3 - 1 Po;onia-Maribyrnong
Miro Litwin, Andy Mierzwa, Mike Olinowski, Eddie Marmur, Barney Klimecki, Ron Horfiniak, Andy Czapnik, Marian Czerniecki, Eddie Widera, Peter Gray, George Nierobisz.
Goal: Czapnik 44
Saturday, September 8, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray. Att: 1,100. Referee: Joe Slaats.
George Cross
Lou Kastner, Joe Wilson, Alex McConville, Tommy Fox, Norm Maitland, Paul Murphy, Frank McArdle, John Gardiner, Joe Cunningham, Kevin Kelly, Dario Epifano.
Goals: Epifano 7, 51, Cunningham ?, ?, 48, Gardiner 72, Kelly
7 - 0 Box Hill
Ellis, Williamson, Paul Corke, John Brown, Jim McCracken, Ray Taylor, Ferguson, Jim Paul, Andy Smale, Peter Thompson, Bobby Cox.
Saturday, September 8, 1973. Middle Park Soccer Stadium, Middle Park. Att: 1,400. Referee: Jim Brennan.
Melbourne
Charlie Odri, David Fearn, Charlie Kelly, Joe Szabo, Alistair Scott, Gordon Bentley, Joe Palinkas, Johnny Wallace, Mike Manson, Ian McCarthy, Steve Bleskany.
0 - 0 Prahran Slavia
Lou Ivanoff, Archie Shedden, Sjo, Tony Harris, John Howie, Jim Train, Marshall McCallum, Eddie Boyd, Bobby Kent, George Train, Pat McElhinney.
Sunday, September 9, 1973. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Juventus
Mike Harby, Pat Della Rocca, Fausto Tarquinio, Sandy Irvine, Hugh Gunn, Maurice Bonfieni, Krajina, Claude Lucchesi, Dino De Marchi, Jimmy Smart, John Lucchesi.
0 - 2 South Melbourne Hellas
Marko Fode, Giovanni Batticciotto, Jim Pirzas, John Bedford, Steve Walker, John Daperis, Ian Marshall, Billy McIntyre, Jim Armstrong, Peter Bourne, Nat Little.
Goals: Walker 55, Little 86
Sunday, September 9, 1973. Schintler Reserve, Footscray.
Keilor Austria
Goal: Goodwin 20 pk
1 - 2 Footscray JUST
Goals: Micic 44 pk, Buljevic 89
Sunday, September 9, 1973. Jubilee Park, Ringwood.
Ringwood City Wilhelmina 0 - 2 Hakoah-St Kilda
Goals: Clarey 46, 80