Richmond v Collingwood AFL tickets
Round 2, Thursday, 28th March 7:20pm, MCG
Watch the Tigers 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!
Watch all the Richmond v Collingwood match day action from our MCG Medallion Club seating
With tickets to the Medallion Club, you'll have access to the best views on ground, from your choice of:
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
Richmond v Collingwood Centre Wing Seats (Section N17-22)
|Seat & Dining Package||$350|
Richmond v Collingwood Wing Seats (Section N26)
|Seat & Dining Package||$325|
History of the Richmond v Collingwood rivalry
The Richmond and Collingwood rivalry originated because the two areas neighbour each other. The two clubs were both highly successful in the late 1920s to the early 1930s; they played against each other in five grand finals between 1919 and 1929 (Collingwood won in 1919, 1927, 1928 and 1929, while Richmond won in 1920). Jack Dyer famously said he hated Collingwood so much he wouldn’t even watch Black and White television.
Both clubs continue to draw large crowds to their meetings in each season, and the two were the subject of a 'recruiting war' throughout the 1970s and 1980s which put both clubs into financial turmoil
In the 1980 Grand Final, Richmond defeated Collingwood by 81 points, a record at the time. And then it was a 38 year wait until their next finals meeting, where Collingwood upset premiership favourite Richmond in the 2018 Preliminary Final.
Melees have been fought between the teams in two recent matches – Round 20, 2009, and Round 2, 2012 – with almost all players from both teams involved in the altercation.
The last 5 times they met
|2018 Preliminary Final||Collingwood||97 to 58||MCG|
|Round 19, 2018||Richmond||105 to 77||MCG|
|Round 6, 2018||Richmond||113 to 70||MCG|
|Round 2, 2017||Richmond||99 to 80||MCG|
|Round 20, 2016||Richmond||92 to 77||MCG|
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