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1906 SAFA Challenge Match v North Adelaide

Saturday afternoon, 15 September 1906, Adelaide Oval

Port Adelaide 1.3 6.8 7.9 8.12 (60)
North Adelaide 1.2 2.2 5.7 5.9 (39)

The Register's Best Player: James Dickson (Port Adelaide)

Port Adelaide - J. Dickson, J. Davies, H. Pope, S. Cocks, E. Beare, R. James, J. Earle, H. Soar, G. Dempster, E. Strawns
North Adelaide - T. McKenzie, Stevenson, J. Pash, Ewers, Nottage, Jessop, F. Sugg, V. Drew, F. McKenzie, Young

Port Adelaide - Quinn, Davies, Strawns, Mathieson 2
North Adelaide - Earl, Jessop. Daly, Nottage, Stevenson

Crowd: 20,000 - record

How they lined up

Port Adelaide Captain in charge of training: Jack Fletcher
North Adelaide Captain: JGF Matthews


FF John Cock James Mathison Richard 'Wallaby' James
FB C. Adcock H. Cockrum H. Forgie


HF Horace Pope Michael Donaghey Robert Fraser
HB J. Hansen W. Huston M. Herbert


C Henry Selby Lewis Corston Edward Beare
C J. Kay H. Kruss P. Kelly


HB James Dickson Jack Fletcher Joseph Earle
HF A. Morton C.E.Nalty F. O'Brien


FB Stan Cocks George Dempster Harold Soar
FF W. Paternoster A. Ramsay B. Rounsevell


Foll John Davis John Quinn Edward Strawns
Foll A. Swift J. Tredrea J. Windsor

 No reserves; 18 players on the field.