Adelaide Football Club

The Adelaide Football Club, nicknamed the Crows, is a professional Australian rules football club based in Adelaide, South Australia, playing in the Australian Football League (AFL).

The club was formed in 1990 as a composite team owned by the SANFL and played its first game in the 1991 season.

The club is currently captained by Nathan van Berlo and coached by Brenton Sanderson. Sanderson was appointed senior coach following the 2011 season.

The club is based at Football Park in West Lakes and the club song is "The Pride of South Australia", to the tune of the Marines' Hymn.

The Crows won both the 1997 and 1998 Grand Finals and have appeared in eleven finals series in its 21 year history.

Read more about Adelaide Football ClubHistory, Membership Base and Sponsorship, Pre-season Competition

Other articles related to "adelaide, club, football club, football, adelaide football club":

Power To Win - SANFL History - 1997–2010: Port Adelaide Magpies Football Club
... Although for the next 10 years, the Port Adelaide in the AFL would enjoy success on and off the field, including a premiership, The Magpies struggled to find form on the field from 2000 ... The Magpies, who had been the most successful club in Australia, started to be the laughing stock of the state because they were being thrashed week-in, week-out, while Centrals were ... Stephen Williams was appointed coach of the Port Adelaide Magpies Football Club when John Cahill stepped aside mid-season in 1996 to concentrate solely on his job ...
List Of Australian Rules Footballers And Cricketers - State Cricketers Who Played Interstate Football - South Australia
... Name Australian rules football State cricket Club(s) Career Ref Team(s) Career Craig Bradley Port Adelaide Football Club (SANFL) Carlton Football Club 1986–2002 South Australia ...
Adelaide Football Club - Pre-season Competition
2003 Wizard Cup Grand Final SG G B Total Adelaide 104 ... Collingwood 73 ... Venue Telstra Dome, Melbourne Crowd 43,571 2012 NAB Cup Grand Final SG ...
Brian Cunningham
... Brian 'Bucky' Cunningham (born 14 August 1952 in Adelaide, South Australia) is a former Australian rules footballer in the South Australian National Football League ... Cunningham was later CEO of Port Magpies in the SANFL, and the Port Adelaide Football Club in the AFL ... In 1979 Cunningham was appointed captain of the Magpies, and captained the club until 1982 ...
1998 AFL Draft - National Draft
... Round Pick Player Recruited from Club 1 ... Des Headland Subiaco Football Club Brisbane Lions 2 ... Justin Longmuir West Perth Football Club Fremantle 3 ... Nic Fosdike Norwood Football Club Sydney Swans 4 ... Ryan ... Clarke Geelong Falcons Geelong 22 ... James Begley Sturt Football Club St Kilda 23 ... Chris Ladhams North Adelaide Football Club Essendon 24 ... David ...

Famous quotes containing the words club and/or football:

    The adjustment of qualities is so perfect between men and women, and each is so necessary to the other, that the idea of inferiority is absurd.
    “Jennie June” Croly 1829–1901, U.S. founder of the woman’s club movement, journalist, author, editor. Demorest’s Illustrated Monthly and Mirror of Fashions, p. 204 (August 1866)

    Idon’t enjoy getting knocked about on a football field for other people’s amusement. I enjoy it if I’m being paid a lot for it.
    David Storey (b. 1933)