THE TIMESLOTS for Carlton’s Round 7 and 8 fixtures have been locked in.

With the rolling fixture details to be confirmed throughout the year, it’ll be two consecutive Sunday fixtures for the Blues.

On Sunday 2 May, Carlton will head to the MCG to take on Essendon from 3:20pm.

It will be the only clash between the two arch rivals in season 2021, and the 250th meeting between the two sides in AFL/VFL history.

It’ll be an identical timeslot the following week, with the Western Bulldogs to host Carlton at Marvel Stadium on Sunday 9 May at 3:20pm.

Both matches will be shown live on Channel 7 in Victoria.

Round 7
Essendon v Carlton

MCG, Sunday 2 May, 3:20pm
Live on Channel 7

Round 8
Western Bulldogs v Carlton

Marvel Stadium, Sunday 9 May, 3:20pm
Live on Channel 7