Ahead of Norwood FC’s encounter with North Adelaide at Prospect Oval on Saturday afternoon, NFC Media Writer Joseph Marciano has provided the key statistics for the clash.
At Coopers Stadium in all past encounters, Norwood and North have played 111 times: Norwood wins-70, North wins-38 and 3 draws.
Norwood have won 5 out of the last 6 encounters against North, the last meeting Norwood defeated North by 21 points in Round one, 2017.
Norwood and North played the only interstate game for premiership points at the SCG. (Rd 8, June 13 1953).
Norwood’s highest ever score (33.21.219) was against North (Rd 6, May 7 1977 at Norwood Oval.
In the last meeting against North, Norwood utility Brady Dawe kicked 3 goals, while Tim Webber had 29 touches and 12 tackles.
Both ruckmen for Norwood FC and North Adelaide (Sam Baulderstone and James Craig) sit first and second in the competition for hit outs.
LAST FIVE TIMES:
R1, 2017 Norwood 12.16 (88) d 9.12 (66) at Coopers Stadium
R16, 2016 Norwood 17.14 (116) d North 12.10 (82) at Coopers Stadium
R2, 2016 North 18.10 (118) d Norwood 8.13 (61) at Prospect Oval
R17, 2015 Norwood 13.23 (101) d North 3.7. (25) at Coopers Stadium
R8, 2015 Norwood 9.16 (70) d North 10.4. (64) at Prospect Oval
NFC Media Writer
In: C.Olsson, H.Viney, Z.Richards
Out: E.Smart (Hamstring)
Milestone: Chris Olsson if selected will play his 1st League game