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Essendon v Collingwood MCG AFL Tickets|The Medallion Club|Authorised AFL Reseller

Watch Essendon and Collingwood battle it out from the comfort of the best seats in the house with our 2019 Essendon v Collingwood MCG Medallion Club tickets. As a trusted AFL Authorised On-seller, we have access to some of the best Essendon v Collingwood AFL tickets available.

Essendon v Collingwood AFL tickets

Round 6, Thursday April 25th 3:20pm, MCG

Watch the Bombers and the Magpies battle it out from the comfort of the best seats in the house with our 2019 MCG Medallion Club tickets. We have premium football tickets to every round in the MCG Medallion Club.

You’ll be in the best seats in the house and enjoy access to the finest facilities for celebrations. Normally, you need an annual Medallion Club membership to enjoy seats like these. But, at The Golden Ticket, you can buy tickets for each game individually.  Make sure you get in touch early and book your seats today!

This page is for the Round 6 ANZAC Day Essendon v Collingwood match. Click here for the Round 23 Collingwood v Essendon match.


Watch all the Essendon v Collingwood match day action from our MCG Medallion Club seating

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With tickets to the Medallion Club, you'll have access to the best views on ground, from your choice of:

Centre Wing Seats: N17-N22 - Undercover (click to view)
Wing Seats: N26 Undercover
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These premium seats provide uninterrupted views on level 2, undercover from the elements and with easy access to the Legends Lounge Bar.

Medallion Club dining in the Tom Wills Room and the Legends Room include premium food and beverages in the best located dining rooms at the MCG.

  • A la carte 3-course meal

  • Continuous service of premium beverages from approximately two hours pre-game until 30 minutes post-match

  • Half Time Fare: Scones, Pies, Sausage Rolls & Pasties

  • Tea, coffee and chocolates

  • Post match refreshments

  • Copy of AFL Record for each guest

  • MC and Guest Speaker for selected matches

Essendon v Collingwood Centre Wing Seats (Section N17-22)

Ticket Type Price
Seat & Dining Package $660
Seat Only Single tickets available only

Essendon v Collingwood Wing Seats (Section N26)

Ticket Type Price
Seat & Dining Package $660
Seat Only Waitlist

History of the Essendon v Collingwood rivalry

Perhaps not as bitter as some rivalries, there is still some ill-feeling between Essendon and Collingwood. It goes back many years, but moments such as the John Somerville incident in the 1965 preliminary final have struck a chord. Then in more recent times, there was the quarter-time melee between the two teams in the 1990 Grand Final that involved officials on the ground at the time.

Since 1995 the two teams have met on ANZAC Day. The first match attracted 94,825 fans, but the gates were locked well before the first bounce with more than 20,000 fans unable to get into the MCG. This match is remembered as an all time classic. Collingwood led by 14 points at three quarter time, before Essendon took control early in the final term. When James Hird kicked a goal late in the quarter he put the Bombers 6 points in front. Sav Rocca levelled the scores a few minutes later with his ninth goal of the match. In the dying seconds Nathan Buckley was 60m out and could have attempted to score but he chose to pass to Rocca who was spoiled. The siren sounded seconds later on a fitting draw.

The traditional Anzac Day game is arguably the second biggest game of the season, but that’s more about respect than rivalry. Yet there is still some feeling between the Magpies and the Bombers whenever they meet.

The last 5 times they met

Year Winner Score Venue
Round 16, 2018 Collingwood 78 to 62 MCG
Round 5, 2018 Collingwood 101 to 52 MCG
Round 16, 2017 Essendon 117 to 80 MCG
Round 5, 2017 Essendon 100 to 82 MCG
Round 5, 2016 Collingwood 142 to 73 MCG

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