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KEY FACTS

Official name
Glenelg Football Club

Known as
Glenelg

Nickname
Tigers (also popularly referred to as 'The Bays')

Formed
1920

Colours
Black and gold

Associated clubs
Glenelg Reserves; Glenelg U18s; West Adelaide-Glenelg; Glenelg WFC; Glenelg U16s

Affiliation (Current)
South Australian National Football league (SANFL) 1921–2022

Home Ground
Glenelg Oval

SANFL Premierships
1934, 1973, 1985, 1986, 2019 (5 total)

Senior Premierships
Stanley H. Lewis Memorial Trophy: 1969, 1973, 1975-6, 1981, 1990, 2009-10, 2019 (9 total); SANFL Night/Knock-out/Pre-Season Series: 1959, 1971, 1982, 1990, 1992 (5 total)

Most Games
448 - Peter Carey (1971-1988)

Most Goals
869 - D.K. "Fred" Phillis (1966–78, 1981)

League Top Goalkickers
J.Owens (80) 1928, (83) 1929 & (102) 1932; C.Churchett (88) 1948, (72) 1949, (105) 1950 & (102) 1951; D.Phillis (137) 1969, (107) 1970, (99) 1971, (108) 1975 & (98) 1976; T.Grima (58) 2010; C.Alleway (47) 2015: C.Alleway (47) 2019; L.McBean (46) (16 total)

Magarey Medalists
J.Handby 1928; G.Johnston 1934; M.Brock 1940; M.Boyall 1941; A.Crabb 1949; D.Phillis 1969; K.Hodgeman 1978; A.McGuinness 1982; B.Backwell 2006; L.Partington 2019 (10 total)

Headquarters
64 Brighton Rd, Glenelg East, SA 5045

Postal Address
PO Box 72, Glenelg, SA, 5045

Phone: 1300 687 258 

Email
reception@glenelgfc.com.au

Website
glenelgfc.com.au

Glenelg



In 1973, the quintessential 'Kerley method’ - glimpsed, perhaps, in 1964 with South Adelaide, and again with the 1969 Tigers - came at last to full fruition. Glenelg in ‘73 was, in terms of its average standard of performance, a VFL side in all but name. With [one] exception it not only never lost, it never looked like doing so - until that ‘one day in September’...

John Devaney looks back at Glenelg's SANFL history which, to many, represents a frustrating record of underachievement.

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2022 Season (SANFL) Fixture

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Glenelg's 2022 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Glenelg 2.45.610.911.10 76 WON Norwood 0.53.85.98.13 61 15 GLE Apr 2 (Sat, 3:10) Scores
2 A Glenelg 3.53.99.1012.11 83 WON Sturt 1.15.710.711.9 75 8 UNL Apr 9 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
3 H Glenelg 3.33.713.915.12 102 WON Adelaide Reserves 3.410.510.713.9 87 15 GLE Apr 15 (Fri, 4:10) Scores
4 A Glenelg 2.26.311.413.6 84 WON Woodville West Torrens 2.15.28.312.7 79 5 WOO Apr 25 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
5 H Glenelg 1.14.67.109.12 66 LOST Port Adelaide Magpies 4.25.48.510.9 69 -3 GLE May 1 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
6 A Glenelg 5.19.212.614.11 95 LOST North Adelaide 1.47.412.415.7 97 -2 PRO May 8 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
7 H Glenelg 2.45.88.1112.19 91 WON South Adelaide 0.34.47.98.9 57 34 GLE May 21 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
8 A Glenelg 2.24.76.88.9 57 WON Central District 1.02.02.33.7 25 32 ELZ May 28 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 H Glenelg 5.59.512.515.5 95 WON West Adelaide 1.27.610.613.12 90 5 GLE Jun 4 (Sat, 1:05) Scores
10 H Glenelg 2.26.610.1115.11 101 WON Sturt 0.20.42.54.10 34 67 GLE Jun 13 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
11 Glenelg       Bye        
12 A Glenelg 1.53.88.911.10 76 WON Port Adelaide Magpies 0.23.64.114.13 37 39 ALB Jun 25 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
13 H Glenelg 2.32.47.48.4 52 LOST Adelaide Reserves 6.112.614.819.12 126 -74 GLE Jul 2 (Sat, 1:10) Scores
14 A Glenelg        vs South Adelaide          NOA Jul 9 (Sat, 2:10)  
15 H Glenelg        vs Woodville West Torrens          GLE Jul 16 (Sat, 2:10)  
16 A Glenelg        vs West Adelaide          RIC Jul 23 (Sat, 2:10)  
17 H Glenelg        vs North Adelaide          GLE Aug 6 (Sat, 2:10)  
18 A Glenelg        vs Norwood          NOR Aug 12 (Fri, 7:40)  
19 H Glenelg        vs Central District          GLE Aug 20 (Sat, 2:10)  
 

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.