THE FINAL STORY 1975
Sport doco 11.30am, 7MATE
As AFL gets down to the business end of the season, Seven broadcasts the first of three documentaries reliving some of the great grand finals in history.
This instalment traces North Melbourne’s first grand final win over Hawthorn, with footage and speeches from coaches Ron Barassi and John Kennedy Snr.
The grand final, for what was then known as VFL, was the first to be broadcast in colour, and takes viewers inside the North Melbourne change rooms for Barassi’s spine-tingling pre-match address to players. It also features Kennedy’s half-time rev-up for his side