SANFL had to either award the game to Woodville or give green light to North Adelaide ... to find North Adelaide negligent then sweep the problem into next season a massive cop out. Bring in the lawyers.
Here it is -- Blakey’s recorded a song about North Adelaide Football Club’s 19th man… Play the vid..
North Adelaide is trying to put the 19th man fiasco behind it, with a Grand Final to play and win on Sunday. @JackBerketa9 #9News.
I want north adelaide to win so bad this week. Burn the SANFL down with melty goodness.
. @NorthAdelaideFC coach Josh Carr says the Roosters deserve their spot in the #SANFL grand final..
North Adelaide coach Josh Carr says this weekend’s @SANFL grand final won’t be tarnished. The details tonight @9NewsAdel.
Not sure why North Adelaide were sanctioned by the SANFL. Not ideal that 19 players were on the field at some point, but my understanding of the rule is that if there was no request for a head count from opposition team, then play on.
Woodville-West Torrens CEO Luke Powell says the club won’t appeal last night’s decision for the 19th man incident. Wasn’t directly asked on @abcadelaide if the club considered taking out an injunction. Norwood to play North Adelaide in the grand final @AFLcomau.
North Adelaide was found to be “grossly negligent” in fielding 19 players during the club’s SANFL preliminary final win..
Fans are up in arms after North Adelaide was punished for fielding 19 men, but at the same time given safe passage to the SANFL Grand Final. And the damage to the league could be irreparable..
@Stevo7AFL SANFL has lost all credibility and is now the laughing stock of the football world. Officially now you can cheat to win in South Australia AFL. Not particularly attached to either team but this result is un-Australian. North Adelaide will forever wear an asterisk..
Staggering that North Adelaide remain in this weeks @SANFL GF. Inexcusable decision. All integrity of the game completely ignored and disregarded..
SANFL had to either award the game to Woodville or give green light to North Adelaide ... to find North Adelaide negligent then sweep the problem into next season a massive cop out. Bring in the lawyers..
@SANFL What a load of shit sorry but i will never attend another sanfl game until this administration is gone a club directly cheated for almost 4 minutes and you reward them with the win shame on you sanfl and north adelaide football club.
Upheld! North Adelaide to play in the SANFL grand final, but the club has still been sanctioned for ‘grossly negligent’ actions. MORE:.
North Adelaide fined $10,000 and docked four premiership points for next season. Will remain in the Grand Final to play Norwood on Sunday @AFLcomau.
Roosters chief executive Greg Edwards has slammed talk North Adelaide tried to cheat during the preliminary final. He believes there was an accident during an interchange and the club rectified the situation. They expect to play Norwood in the Grand Final. #SANFL @TenNewsADEL.
SANFL currently meeting and a decision will be made this morning. The SANFL last night preferred to simply fine North Adelaide rather than disqualify them from the Grand Final. However, Eagles are pressing hard amidst talk of legal action. #SANFL.
SANFL statement: `SANFL can confirm that in today’s SANFL Preliminary Final between WWT and North Adelaide there were 19 NA players on the field at the commencement of the 4th qtr. SANFL is currently considering this matter and will provide a further statement as soon as possible.
At least North Adelaide can reuse all of the Crows old promotion material. #19thman.
This SANFL prelim story is going off. I don’t see how North Adelaide can possibly keep the victory. Looking increasingly likely that they will but crazy the post match explosions and all the drama that unfolded with an 11 goal turnaround in play as well.
The drama surrounding a SANFL preliminary final has deepened with a player claiming officials knew North Adelaide had 19 men on the field during its comeback win. Yet the result is set to stand:.
A SANFL side on the wrong end of a finals loss is seeking legal advice after its opponent had 19 men on the field for the first five minutes of the final quarter..
You wouldn’t read about it. An incredible SANFL preliminary final which saw North Adelaide come back from 47 points down to win has reportedly been marred by the second 19-men-on-the-field controversy of the day, following the NEAFL Grand Final earlier:.
North Adelaide have produced a stunning comeback to advance into the SANFL Grand Final! MORE:.
A bitterly disappointing result as our Eagles were unable to stop the North Adelaide momentum as they piled on the goals in the final term. An 8 goal to 4 last quarter saw North Adelaide run over the top of.