The Origins of the Norwood – Port Adelaide Rivalry
02 March 2021
The Norwood-Port rivalry is part of the fabric of Australian football. Port Adelaide was established in
1870; the South Australian Football Association (SAFA) in 1877 and Norwood in 1878. And it wasn’t
long before the seeds were sown for a rivalry between the two clubs that has endured to this day.
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Researched and compiled by Chris Brown
Norwood Football Club History Committee