South Australian Country Football Digest Vol 2

Author(s): Peter Lines


'The Digest' contains over 420 pages of South Australian country football history, statistics, records and stories. The new book features over 100 team photographs, more than 60 player profiles and the histories of more than 150 South Australian country football leagues and associations. Like the original 'Digest' the Volume II edition contains a concise history of every SA country football association. the 'South Australian Country Football Digest' focuses not just on the clubs and associations but also on the individuals in country football from the players through to administrators and umpires. The Digest is written in three sections -: Section I -: Is a brief history of every association and league that has ever been formed. Each member club is mentioned with their colours and home ground together with the names of a few of their key players. Section II -: Is a country football records section which features lists of most games played, most goals scored (career, year and match), most years as coach, captain and lists on many more topics. Long serving administrators at league and club level are listed and there is even a list on who has the largest football oval. There also club records for highest scores, most premierships, premiership droughts and interclub rivalries. Section III -: Contains lists of every country bred footballer who had a career in SANFL or AFL/VFL football. Players are listed under the club they played for with games played, club of origin and years played. Interspersed throughout the book are more than 50 profiles of footballers, coaches, administrators and umpires. Neil Kerley, Sam Jacobs, Chad Wingard and Corey Enright are just a sample of those profiled. Local football identities Simon Nunan and Mike Weatherald are also featured in profiles


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  • : 9780648069904
  • : allBIZ Supplies Pty, Limited
  • : consignment
  • : December 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : Paperback
  • : Peter Lines