• Robert NEILL
  • Guernsey Number: 10
    Career: 1998 to 2005
    NFC Games: 134
    NFC Goals: 240

  • Robert Neill was born in Canberra, and was recruited by Norwood from the St.Kilda Football Club. Popularly known as Scratcher or Robbie, his previous clubs had included the Sydney Swans and Eastlake in the Australian Capital Teritory. Drafted by Sydney, Neill played 21 AFL games for the Swans between 1992 and 1994. He then moved to St. Kilda as part of a trade that included Tony Lockett's transfer to Sydney. Neill played in the Saints' 1996 Ansett Cup night premiership and was a member of the 1997 Grand Final team that was defeated by the Adelaide Crows.
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  • The Redlegs and the Demons; a shared history
  • The relationship between the Melbourne and Norwood Football Clubs promises to be enhanced with the 2018 debut of Harrison Petty with the Demons. Petty, a Rostrevor College boarder from Wudinna, a small country town on the Eyre Peninsula, was selected by the Demons at pick number 37 in the national AFL Draft. He had played for Norwood at Under 18 and Reserves level in 2017.
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