VFL/AFL Grand Final results

The first VFL Grand Final was played at the MCG in 1902 and, barring World War II and the 1991 grand final which was played at Waverley Park, every grand final has been played at the MCG ever since.

Match Results

2018
West Coast Eagles 11.13 (79) defeated Collingwood 11.8 (74)
2017
Richmond 16.12 (108) defeated Adelaide 8.12 (60)
2016
Western Bulldogs  13.11 (89) defeated Sydney Swans 10.7 (67)
2015Hawthorn 16.11 (107) defeated West Coast 8.13 (61)
2014Hawthorn 21.11 (137) defeated Sydney 11.8 (74)
2013
Hawthorn 11.11 (77) defeated Fremantle 8.14 (62)
2012
Sydney Swans 14.7 (91) defeated Hawthorn 11.15 (81)
2011
Geelong Cats 18.11 (119) defeated Collingwood 12.9 (81)
2010

REPLAY: Collingwood 16.12 (108) defeated St Kilda 7.10 (52)
Collingwood 9.14 (68) drew with St Kilda 10.8 (68)

2009
Geelong 12.8 (80) defeated St Kilda 10.8 (68)
2008
Hawthorn 18.7 (115) defeated Geelong 11.23 (89)
2007
Geelong 24.19 (163) defeated Port Adelaide 6.8 (44)
2006
West Coast 12.13 (85) defeated Sydney 12.12 (84)
2005
Sydney 8.10 (58) defeated West Coast 7.12 (54)
2004
Port Adelaide 17.11 (113) defeated Brisbane Lions 10.13 (73)
2003
Brisbane Lions 20.14 (134) defeated Collingwood 12.12 (84)
2002
Brisbane Lions 10.15 (75) defeated Collingwood 9.12 (66)
2001
Brisbane Lions 15.18 (108) defeated Essendon 12.10 (82)
2000
Essendon 19.21 (135) defeated Melbourne 11.9 (75)
1999North Melbourne 19.10 (124) defeated Carlton 12.17 (89)
1998Adelaide 15.15 (105) defeated North Melbourne 8.22 (70)
1997
Adelaide 19.11 (125) defeated St Kilda 13.16 (94)
1996
North Melbourne 19.17 (131) defeated Sydney 13.10 (88)
1995
Carlton 21.15 (141) defeated Geelong Cats 11.14 (80)
1994
West Coast Eagles 20.23 (143) defeated Geelong 8.15 (63)
1993
Essendon 20.13 (133) defeated Carlton 13.11 (89)
1992
West Coast Eagles 16.17 (113) defeated Geelong 12.13 (85)
1991
Grand Final player at VFL Park, Waverley
1990
Collingwood 13.11 (89) defeated Essendon 5.11 (41)
1989
Hawthorn 21.18 (144) defeated Geelong Cats 21.12 (138)
1988
Hawthorn 22.20 (152) defeated Melbourne 6.20 (56)
1987
Carlton 15.14 (104) defeated Hawthorn 9.17 (71)
1986
Hawthorn 16.14 (110) defeated Carlton 9.14 (68)
1985
Essendon 26.14 (170) defeated Hawthorn 14.8 (92)
1984
Essendon 14.21 (105) defeated Hawthorn 12.9 (81)
1983
Hawthorn 20.20 (140) defeated Essendon 8.9 (57)
1982
Carlton 14.19 (103) defeated Richmond 12.13 (85)
1981
Carlton 12.20 (92) defeated Collingwood 10.12 (72)
1980
Richmond 23.21 (159) defeated Collingwood 9.24 (78)
1979
Carlton 11.16 (82) defeated Colingwood 11.11 (77)
1978
Hawthorn 18.13 (121) defeated North Melbourne 15.13 (103)
1977
REPLAY: North Melbourne 21.25 (151) defeated Collingwood 19.10 (124)
Collingwood 10.16 (76) drew North Melbourne 9.22 (76)
1976
Hawthorn 13.22 (100) defeated North Melbourne 10.10 (70)
1975
North Melbourne 19.8 (122) defeated Hawthorn 9.13 (67)
1974
Richmond 18.20 (128) defeated North Melbourne 13.9 (87)
1973
Richmond 16.20 (116) defeated Carlton 12.14 (86)
1972
Carlton 28.9 (177) defeated Richmond 22.18 (150)
1971
Hawthorn 12.10 (82) defeated St Kilda 11.9 (75)
1970
Carlton 17.9 (111) defeated Collingwood 14.17 (101)
1969
Richmond 12.13 (85) defeated Carlton 8.12 (60)
1968
Carlton 7.14 (56) defeated Essendon 8.5 (53)
1967
Richmond 16.18 (114) defeated Geelong Cats 15.15 (105)
1966
St Kilda 10.14 (74) defeated Collingwood 10.13 (73)
1965
Essendon 14.21 (105) defeated St Kilda 9.16 (70)
1964
Melbourne 8.16 (64) defeated Collingwood 8.12 (60)
1963
Geelong 15.19 (109) defeated Hawthorn 8.12 (60)
1962
Essendon 13.12 (90) defeated Carlton 8.10 (58)
1961
Hawthorn 13.16 (94) defeated Footscray 7.9 (51)
1960
Melbourne 8.14 (62) defeated Collingwood 2.2 (14)
1959
Melbourne 17.13 (115) defeated Essendon 11.12 (78)
1958
Collingwood 12.10 (82) defeated Melbourne 9.10 (64)
1957
Melbourne 17.14 (116) defeated Essendon 7.13 (55)
1956
Melbourne 17.19 (121) defeated Collingwood 6.12 (48)
1955
Melbourne 8.16 (64) defeated Collingwood 5.6 (36)
1954
Footscray 15.12 (102) defeated Melbourne 7.9 (51)
1953
Collingwood 11.11 (77) defeated Geelong 8.17 (65) 
1952
Geelong 13.8 (86) defeated Collingwood 5.10 (40) 
1951
Geelong 11.15 (81) defeated Essendon 10.10 (70)
1950
Essendon 13.14 (92) defeated North Melbourne 7.12 (54)
1949
Essendon 18.17 (125) defeated Carlton 6.16 (52)
1948
REPLAY: Melbourne 13.11 (89) defeated Essendon 7.8 (50)
Essendon 7.27 (69) drew with Melbourne 10.9 (69)
1947
Carlton 13.8 (86) defeated Essendon 11.19 (85)
1946
Essendon 22.18 (150) defeated Melbourne 13.9 (87)
1945
Grand Final played at Princes Park
1944
Grand Final played at Junction Oval
1943
Grand Final played at Princes Park
1942
Grand Final played at Princes Park
1941
Melbourne 19.13 (127) defeated Essendon 13.20 (98)
1940
Melbourne 15.17 (107) defeated Richmond 10.8 (68)
1939
Melbourne 21.22 (148) defeated Collingwood 14.11 (95)
1938
Carlton 15.10 (100) defeated Collingwood 13.7 (85)
1937
Geelong 18.14 (122) defeated Collingwood 12.18 (90)
1936
Collingwood 11.23 (89) defeated South Melbourne 10.18 (78)
1935
Collingwood 11.12 (78) defeated South Melbourne 7.16 (58)
1934
Richmond 19.14 (92) defeated Carlton 12.11 (83)
1933
South Melbourne 9.17 (71) defeated Richmond 4.5 (29)
1932
Richmond 13.14 (92) defeated Carlton 12.11 (83)
1931Geelong 9.14 (68) defeated Richmond 7.6 (48)
1930
Collingwood 14.16 (100) defeated Geelong 9.16 (70)
1929
Collingwood 11.13 (79) defeated Richmond 7.8 (50)
1928
Collingwood 13.18 (96) defeated Richmond 9.9 (63)
1927
Collingwood 2.13 (25) defeated Richmond 1.7 (13)
1926
Melbourne 17.17 (119) defeated Collingwood 9.8 (62)
1925
Geelong 10.19 (79) defeated Collingwood 9.15 (69)
1924
No Grand Final played
1923
Essendon 8.15 (63) defeated Fitzroy 6.10 (46)
1922
Fitzroy 11.13 (79) defeated Collingwood 9.14 (68)
1921
Richmond 5.6 (36) defeated Carlton 4.8 (32)
1920
Richmond 7.10 (52) defeated Collingwood 5.5 (35)
1919
Collingwood 11.12 (78) defeated Richmond 7.11 (53)
1918
South Melbourne 9.8 (62) defeated Collingwood 7.15 (57)
1917
Collingwood 9.20 (74) defeated Fitzroy 5.9 (39)
1916
Fitzroy 12.13 (85) defeated Carlton 8.8 (56)
1915
Carlton 11.12 (78) defeated Collingwood 6.9 (45)
1914
Carlton 6.9 (45) defeated South Melbourne 4.15 (39)
1913
Fitzroy 7.14 (56) defeated St Kilda 5.13 (43)
1912
Essendon 5.17 (47) defeated South Melbourne 4.9 (33)
1911
Essendon 5.11 (41) defeated Collingwood 4.11 (35)
1910
Collingwood 9.7 (61) defeated Carlton 6.11 (47)
1909
South Melbourne 4.14 (38) defeated Carlton 4.12 (36)
1908
Carlton 5.5 (35) defeated Essendon 3.8 (26)
1907
Carlton 6.14 (50) defeated South Melbourne 6.9 (45)
1906
Carlton 15.4 (94) defeated Fitzroy 6.9 (45)
1905
Fitzroy 4.6 (30) defeated Collingwood 2.5 (17)
1904
Fitzroy 9.7 (61) defeated Carlton 5.7 (37)
1903
Collingwood 4.7 (31) defeated Fitzroy 3.11 (29)
1902
Collingwood 9.6 (60) defeated Essendon 3.9 (27)