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1903 SAFA Challenge Match v South Adelaide

Saturday afternoon, 12 September 1903, Adelaide Oval
 

Port Adelaide 2.0 5.3 6.4 6.6 (42)
South Adelaide 2.2 2.3 4.4 5.5 (35)


The Register's Best Player: Percy Whicker (Port Adelaide), Forgie (South Adelaide)

Best
Port Adelaide - P. Whicker, L. Corston, E. Strawns, R. Fraser, J. Quinn, W, Davies, J. Mack, A. Gosling, W. Butler, W. Wisdom, H. Ashby, R. James, A. Hosie, J. Earle
South Adelaide - Forgie, Swift, Herbert, Hansen, Cockram, Adcock, Huston, Morton, Rounsevell, Ramsay, Paternoster

Goals
Port Adelaide - J. Tompkins 3, J. Quinn, M. Healey, J. Mathison
South Adelaide - Morton, Adcock, Forgie, Tredrea, Kelly

Disposals
Port Adelaide - B. Cunningham 28, Ebert 27
Glenelg - Hodgeman 38, Voight 24

Umpires: G. Carris

Crowd: 14,000

How they lined up

Port Adelaide Coach/Captain: Arch Hosie
South Adelaide Coach: Unknown

 

FF Mathew Healy James Tompkins James Mathison
FB C. Adcock H. Cockrum H. Forgie

 

HF W Davis Jack Mackf Edward Strawns
HB J. Hansen W. Huston M. Herbert

 

C Percy Whicker Lewis Corston Joseph Earle
C J. Kay H. Kruss P. Kelly

 

HB Archibald Gosling Archibald Hosie Richard 'Wallaby' James
HF A. Morton C.E.Nalty F. O'Brien

 

FB Walter Butler William Wisdom Harold Ashby
FF W. Paternoster A. Ramsay B. Rounsevell

 

Foll John Davis Robert Fraser John Quinn
Foll A. Swift J. Tredrea J. Windsor

 No reserves; 18 players on the field.