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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)

Best
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

Goals
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.