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Club Information

Known as
Port Adelaide Magpies

Nickname
Magpies

Abbreviation
PA

Former name
Port Adelaide

Former name date
1997-01-01

Formed
1870

Colours
Black and white

Emblem
Magpies

Website
www.portmagpies.com.au

Current Affiliation
SANFL (SA) 1877-2014;

Historical Affiliations
SAFA 1877-1906; SAFL 1907-1926

SANFL Premierships
1884, 1890, 1897, 1903, 1906, 1910, 1913-14, 1921, 1928, 1936-37, 1939, 1951, 1954-55-56-57-58-59, 1962-63, 1965, 1977, 1979-80-81, 1988-89-90, 1992, 1994-95-96,1998 & 1999 (36 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia: 1890, 1910, 1913-14 (4 total); Stanley H. Lewis Memorial Trophy: 1962-3-4, 1970, 1977, 1979-80, 1988-9, 1992, 1994, 1999 (12 total); SANFL Night/Knock-out/Pre-season Series: 1961, 1973, 1989 (3 total)

Most Games
392 - Russell Ebert (1968-78; 1980-85)

Most Goals
1044 - Tim Evans (1975–86)

League Top Goalkickers
J.Litchfield (13) 1883; R.Roy (22) 1884; C.Fry (32) 1889; J.McKenzie (32) 1890; J.Tomkins (27) 1897; J.Mathieson (30) 1905, (42) 1906 & (33) 1908; J.Quinn (32) 1907; F.Hansen (46) 1910, (41) 1911, (37) 1912 & (39) 1913; J.Dunn (33) 1914; L.Lackman (25) 1919; L.Dayman (86) 1929; A.McLean (80) 1947; R.Johns (70) 1956, (55) 1958, (69) 1960, (76) 1962 & (54) 1963; W.Dittmar (74) 1959 & (69) 1960; E.Freeman (81) 1966; T.Evans (87) 1977, (90) 1978, (146) 1980, (98) 1981, (125) 1982 & (127) 1984; S.Hodges (153) 1990, (129) 1994 & (117) 1996; M.Tylor (97) 1992 & (90) 1993 (36 total)

Magarey Medalists
S.Malin (1899); J.Mack (1907); S.Hosking (1910, 1915); J.Ashley (1914); C.Adams (1921); P.Bampton (1925); B.Quinn (1938, 1945); D.Boyd (1956); G.Motley (1964); T.Obst (1967); R.Ebert (1971, 1974, 1976, 1980); P.Woite (1975); G.Anderson (1986); S.Hodges (1990); N.Buckley (1992); T.Brown and R.O'Connor (tied) (2001); B.Ebert (2003); J.Clayton (2005)

Headquarters Postal Address
P.O. Box 2095, Port Adelaide, South Australia 5015

Port Adelaide Magpies


Club Biography

"On Saturday 29 March 1997, six months after defeating Central District in the 1996 SANFL grand final, Port Adelaide embarked on its 116th season of senior football in the state’s premier competition with a seven-point win over Sturt. To all external appearances, it was business as usual - except that, underneath the facade of normality, everything had changed. No longer was the team that took to the field in the trademark black-and-white prison bar guernseys the primary manifestation of a club that could trace its origins all the way back to 13 May 1870 ... The club’s primary manifestation was now playing on a bigger stage, and that very afternoon, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground ..."

John Devaney on the split which resulted in Port Adelaide teams being fielded in both the SANFL and AFL

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1912 Season

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Port Adelaide's 1912 Fixture

Rnd Home Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S R Away Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S Mgn Grd Date  
1 Port Adelaide  Bye
2 Port Adelaide 3.5 6.11 9.14 11.17 83 def Sturt 0.2 0.7 2.9 4.9 33 50 AO May 11 (Sat, 12:00) Details
3 North Adelaide 2.4 2.7 3.7 5.7 37 def by Port Adelaide 2.1 8.6 11.10 14.13 97 60 AO May 18 (Sat, 12:00) Details
4 Norwood 2.6 2.6 4.8 4.9 33 def by Port Adelaide 1.3 5.11 6.13 10.21 81 48 NO May 25 (Sat, 12:00) Details
5 West Adelaide 2.1 4.2 5.4 6.6 42 def by Port Adelaide 3.7 4.9 6.14 10.15 75 33 AO Jun 3 (Mon, 12:00) Details
6 South Adelaide 0.4 1.5 2.7 4.10 34 def by Port Adelaide 1.2 2.6 6.7 9.9 63 29 AO Jun 8 (Sat, 12:00) Details
7 Port Adelaide 0.1 4.2 9.5 11.5 71 def West Torrens 1.0 1.1 1.2 4.3 27 44 AO Jun 15 (Sat, 12:00) Details
8 Port Adelaide 2.5 5.7 10.8 12.13 85 def Sturt 2.3 3.6 5.7 5.10 40 45 AO Jun 24 (Mon, 12:00) Details
9 Port Adelaide 7.2 7.2 7.6 8.7 55 def Norwood 1.2 4.4 4.6 5.10 40 15 AO Jun 29 (Sat, 12:00) Details
10 Port Adelaide  Bye
11 Port Adelaide 2.3 5.7 5.10 6.10 46 def South Adelaide 2.4 2.4 4.6 4.6 30 16 AO Jul 27 (Sat, 12:00) Details
12 Port Adelaide 2.0 5.0 8.2 11.2 68 def West Adelaide 1.4 2.6 5.8 6.9 45 23 AO Aug 3 (Sat, 12:00) Details
13 Port Adelaide 3.3 4.6 4.8 8.11 59 def North Adelaide 0.2 1.4 2.7 3.8 26 33 AO Aug 17 (Sat, 12:00) Details
14 West Torrens 1.2 2.3 5.5 5.6 36 def by Port Adelaide 3.4 6.10 8.14 11.19 85 49 HM Aug 24 (Sat, 12:00) Details
1SF Port Adelaide 3.5 5.9 7.15 9.16 70 def West Torrens 1.2 2.3 2.3 4.5 29 41 AO Sep 7 (Sat, 12:00) Details
PF West Adelaide 1.0 2.2 9.6 9.9 63 def Port Adelaide 3.2 5.6 5.6 6.10 46 -17 AO Oct 21 (Mon, 12:00) Details
GF West Adelaide 0.1 3.2 5.4 6.10 46 def Port Adelaide 2.1 2.1 4.2 5.2 32 -14 AO Oct 28 (Mon, 12:00) Details
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1912 Player Stats

J Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
There are no players statistics for Port Adelaide Magpies for the 1912 season.