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Key Facts

Full name
George John Fiacchi

Known as
George Fiacchi

Nickname
Robin

Senior clubs
Port Adelaide

George Fiacchi


ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
Port AdelaideSANFL1985-1997236530.22
Total1985-1997236530.22

George Fiacchi gave Port Adelaide excellent service, mainly as a back pocket player, between 1985 and 1997, during which time he played a total of 236 senior games, plus one for the state. Fiacchi’s partnership with full back Roger Delaney was exceptional, with the pair popularly being dubbed ‘Batman’ (Delaney) and ‘Robin’.

The highlight of George Fiacchi’s career came in 1990 when he won the Jack Oatey Medal for best afield in the Magpies’ Grand Final defeat of Glenelg. In addition to 1990, Fiacchi also played in Port’s 1988, 1989, 1992, 1994, 1995 and 1996 premiership teams.

Author - John Devaney

Sources

Full Points Footy's SA Football Companion

Footnotes

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