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Club Information

Known as
South Adelaide

Nickname
Panthers

Abbreviation
SA

Formed
1876

Colours
Navy blue and white

Emblem
Panthers

Website
www.safc.com.au/

Current Affiliation
SANFL (SA) 1877-2014

Historical Affiliations
SAFA 1877-1906; SAFL 1907-1926

SANFL Premierships
1877+, 1885, 1892-93, 1895-96, 1898-99, 1935, 1938, 1964 (11 total)

Senior Premierships
NFL Series: 1978-79 (2 total); SANFL Night/Knock-out/Pre-season Series: 1984, 1986, 1991 (3 total)

Most Games
337 - Stuart Palmer (1969-1985)

Most Goals
393 - Chris Munro (1928-30, 1932-37)

League Top Goalkickers
R.Wardrop (14) 1882; H.Hill (19) 1885; A.Bushby (25) 1887; J.Kay (25) 1896, (35) 1898 & (28) 1902; S.Scott (54) 1945; D.Del-Re (95) 1995 (8 total)

Magarey Medalists
Frank Barry (1915); Dan Moriarty (1919, 1920, 1921); Jack Cockburn (1935); Jim Deane (1953, 1957); Mark Naley (1991); Andrew Osborn (1998)

Headquarters Postal Address
1 Lovelock Drive, Noarlunga Downs, South Australia 5158

South Adelaide


Club Biography

"All the elements of a good orchestra were there in 1963; what was needed now was an expert conductor, and throughout that season South was determinedly courting the man they had in mind. That man was Donald Neil Kerley, who in 1961, as playing coach, had been responsible for steering West Adelaide to a long overdue premiership. The following year he had failed by just three points to repeat the achievement, and to the astonishment of many had been dumped as coach in favour of Doug Thomas. Although he carried on with the club as a player in 1963, the South committee sensed - rightly, as it turned out - that here was a plant ripe for the picking ... "

John Devaney charts the chequered history of South Australia's second oldest club

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1926 Season

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South Adelaide's 1926 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S R Opponent Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S Mgn Grd Date MR
1 A South Adelaide 4.3 5.3 5.10 7.14 56 LOST North Adelaide 0.2 4.8 5.9 8.12 60 -4 PRO May 1 (Sat, 12:00) Report
2 H South Adelaide 3.5 5.7 9.10 9.12 66 LOST Norwood 5.3 8.11 10.16 13.20 98 -32 ADO May 8 (Sat, 12:00) Report
3 A South Adelaide 3.2 4.6 6.8 10.9 69 LOST Sturt 3.4 9.6 12.8 19.18 132 -63 UNL May 15 (Sat, 12:00) Report
4 A South Adelaide 1.2 1.3 1.3 6.6 42 LOST Port Adelaide 3.7 5.8 9.12 14.12 96 -54 ALB May 22 (Sat, 12:00) Report
5 H South Adelaide 3.6 3.10 7.13 9.14 68 DRAW West Torrens 2.1 5.8 6.11 9.14 68 0 ADO May 29 (Sat, 12:00) Report
6 H South Adelaide 4.3 5.5 8.9 10.11 71 LOST Glenelg 1.2 4.7 8.7 12.9 81 -10 ADO Jun 5 (Sat, 12:00) Report
7 H South Adelaide 6.3 8.5 10.8 11.10 76 LOST West Adelaide 6.2 11.3 14.6 18.9 117 -41 ADO Jun 19 (Sat, 12:00) Report
8 H South Adelaide 4.3 6.4 7.6 7.8 50 LOST North Adelaide 4.2 5.4 8.8 10.11 71 -21 ADO Jun 26 (Sat, 12:00) Report
9 A South Adelaide 3.4 5.5 9.7 9.11 65 LOST Norwood 2.3 7.8 9.10 13.17 95 -30 NOR Jul 10 (Sat, 12:00) Report
10 H South Adelaide 3.2 7.3 7.6 11.8 74 LOST Sturt 5.1 8.3 11.9 20.12 132 -58 ADO Jul 17 (Sat, 12:00) Report
11 A South Adelaide 1.3 6.5 8.6 12.13 85 LOST Glenelg 2.9 6.14 14.16 16.16 112 -27 GLE Jul 24 (Sat, 12:00) Report
12 H South Adelaide 3.2 6.2 6.2 10.4 64 LOST Port Adelaide 7.3 10.7 14.18 15.22 112 -48 ADO Aug 7 (Sat, 12:00) Report
13 A South Adelaide 2.2 5.7 7.8 10.9 69 LOST West Torrens 1.4 2.8 9.12 12.18 90 -21 THE Aug 14 (Sat, 12:00) Report
14 H South Adelaide 2.2 3.6 6.10 8.13 61 LOST West Adelaide 6.3 11.9 11.11 13.17 95 -34 ADO Sep 4 (Sat, 12:00) Report