they have been in 36 grand finals
2. 1920 and 1980
There's been 3 draws: Essendon Vs Melbourne (Melbourne won rematch) Collingwood VS North Melbourne (North Melbourne won rematch) Collingwood VS Saint Kilda (Collingwood won rematch)
The answer is 5. (1915, 1938, 1970, 1979, 1981.)
15 (of 18) Home and Away matches and 2 finals including the grand final.
As at the end of the 2010 AFL season Collingwood have played in 170 finals with a record of 74 wins, 5 draws and 91 loses.
there has been about 3
Most grand finals there has been turnouts of 100,000+ people at the MCG which is where the grand finals are always played.
In AFL history, it has happened only once in 2010. Collingwood v St. Kilda. Collingwood won the replay The previous Replayed grandfinals in VFL History were: 1977: Collingwood v North Melbourne - North Melbourne won the Replay. 1948: Melbourne v Essendon - Melbourne won the Replay.