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KEY FACTS

Official name
Norwood Football Club

Known as
Norwood

Nickname
Redlegs

Formed
1878

Colours
Navy blue and red

Associated clubs
Norwood Reserves; Norwood U18s; Norwood-North; Norwood WFC; Norwood U16s

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

Home Ground
Norwood Oval

SANFL Premierships
1878-79-80-81-82-83, 1887-88-89, 1891, 1894, 1901, 1904, 1907, 1922-23, 1925, 1929, 1941, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1975, 1978, 1982, 1984, 1997, 2012-13-14 (30 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia 1888, 1907 (2 total); Stanley H. Lewis Memorial Trophy 1965, 1974, 1982, 1984-5-6-7, 1995-6-7-8, 2011-12 (13 total); NFL Series 1977 (1 total); SANFL Night/Knock-out/Pre-season Series 1956, 1958 (2 total); Living Health Cup (minor premiers) 1997

Most Games
336 - Garry McIntosh (1982-1998)

Most Goals
669 - Bruce Schultz (1933–41)

League Top Goalkickers
Bill Dedman (12) 1878 & (12) 1879; Joe Traynor (7) 1880; W.Duffy & Joe 'Curly' Pollock (both 7) 1881; Charles Woods (29) 1888, (55) 1891 & (46) 1892; Anthony Daly (88) 1893, (47) 1894, (46) 1895 & (32) 1899; Bill 'Darky' Miller (44) 1901 & (35) 1904; Richard 'Bruce' Townsend (22) 1909; Roy Bent (42) 1921, (53) 1924, (59) 1925 & (65) 1926; Thomas Hart (50) 1922; Bruce Schultz (100) 1941; Peter Dalwood (70) 1946; Max Mayo (78) 1953; Ian Brewer (96) 1965; Michael Coligan (81) 1972; Jim West (80) 1997 (25 total)

Magarey Medalists
Alby Green (1898), Charlie Perry (1915); Walter Scott (1921, 1924, 1930); Alick Lill (1925); Bill McCallum (1936); John Marriott (1951); Ron Kneebone (1966); Michael Aish (1981); Garry McIntosh (1994 & 1995); Andrew Jarman (1997); Matt Thomas (2013); Mitch Grigg 2017 & 2018 (12 Medallists/16 Medals)

Headquarters
4 Woods St, Norwood, SA 5067

Phone: (08) 8362 6278 

Website
norwoodfc.com.au

CEO
W.H. Miller

President
N. Ferraro

Norwood



"Jack Oatey, having fine-tuned his tactical knowledge during a wartime stint with South Melbourne in the VFL, was appointed Norwood’s captain-coach in 1945. Aged just 24, Oatey was not greeted with universal acclaim by his teammates, and indeed throughout his coaching tenure at the Parade there were some who persisted in viewing him with distrust. In part this was because Oatey was an immensely self-confident, forthright young man who was constitutionally antipathetic to the ‘politics of consensus’ by means of which most Australian football clubs of the time tended to operate. Paradoxically, this same forthrightness, when applied to the coaching sphere, was one of Oatey’s strengths, and a primary reason for his success ... "

John Devaney examines the Redlegs' rich history - including their early dominance of South Australian football

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1989 Season (SANFL) Fixture

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Norwood's 1989 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Norwood 2.35.710.813.10 88 WON Glenelg 3.45.88.811.11 77 11 FBP Apr 15 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
2 H Norwood 4.410.817.1020.15 135 WON Sturt 0.03.24.58.12 60 75 NOR Apr 22 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
3 A Norwood 3.37.711.714.7 91 LOST Central District 3.67.710.1015.18 108 -17 ELZ Apr 29 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
4 A Norwood 0.33.45.510.7 67 LOST Port Adelaide 4.69.810.910.12 72 -5 FBP May 8 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
5 H Norwood 4.56.715.725.9 159 WON West Adelaide 2.36.610.1013.11 89 70 FBP May 15 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
6 H Norwood 1.13.55.810.8 68 LOST West Torrens 4.58.713.1018.15 123 -55 NOR May 20 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
7 A Norwood 5.211.513.617.10 112 LOST Woodville 5.47.711.1117.14 116 -4 FBP May 27 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
8 H Norwood 3.13.35.410.7 67 LOST North Adelaide 6.39.714.1320.14 134 -67 NOR Jun 3 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
9 H Norwood 4.38.711.1113.14 92 LOST South Adelaide 5.310.415.617.8 110 -18 FBP Jun 12 (Mon, 2:10) Scores
10 A Norwood 4.45.47.912.10 82 LOST Glenelg 4.210.1010.1216.15 111 -29 GLE Jun 17 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
11 H Norwood 3.37.69.79.11 65 LOST Sturt 3.15.29.418.8 116 -51 FBP Jun 24 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
12 H Norwood 2.212.516.622.9 141 WON Central District 1.34.38.810.9 69 72 NOR Jul 2 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
13 A Norwood 1.14.38.310.4 64 LOST Port Adelaide 8.613.915.1520.18 138 -74 ALB Jul 8 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
14 H Norwood 8.513.918.1323.17 155 WON West Adelaide 3.05.67.1211.17 83 72 NOR Jul 15 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
15 A Norwood 5.36.37.37.4 46 WON West Torrens 0.11.42.62.9 21 25 THB Jul 22 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
16 H Norwood 4.311.615.717.8 110 WON Woodville 3.38.513.815.9 99 11 NOR Jul 29 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
17 A Norwood 3.26.211.415.7 97 WON North Adelaide 1.13.96.118.13 61 36 PRO Aug 5 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
18 H Norwood 3.36.411.816.14 110 WON South Adelaide 3.34.67.78.8 56 54 FBP Aug 12 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
19 H Norwood 3.05.310.815.12 102 WON Glenelg 0.62.85.106.15 51 51 NOR Aug 19 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
20 A Norwood 3.27.510.912.11 83 LOST Sturt 8.212.416.819.12 126 -43 ADO Aug 26 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
21 A Norwood 8.19.213.818.11 119 WON Central District 2.17.313.513.10 88 31 FBP Sep 2 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
22 H Norwood 2.23.712.1418.19 127 WON Port Adelaide 3.76.98.109.13 67 60 FBP Sep 9 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
EF H Norwood 4.35.611.914.13 97 WON Glenelg 3.19.311.514.8 92 5 FBP Sep 17 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
1SF H Norwood 1.47.812.1215.15 105 WON Central District 3.46.410.512.10 82 23 FBP Sep 24 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
PF A Norwood 0.04.29.413.7 85 LOST North Adelaide 6.77.1213.1617.19 121 -36 FBP Oct 1 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
 

Footnotes

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