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April 24, 2018 - PRESIDENTS PRE GAME LUNCH - BOOK NOW
Join us at the footy in style this Saturday at our Presidents pre-game lunch. For bookings phone 8294 5333 or email reception@glenelgfc.com.au. For more details, please continue reading.
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April 23, 2018 - ROUND 4 MATCH REPORTS
We knew exactly what to expect from the Eagles and we planned to use components of our game plan to disprupt their style but overall we weren’t able to execute them well enough for long enough.
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MARK'S MATCH REVIEW - LEAGUE

Glenelg 8.11.59
Eagles 18.12.120

Goals: J Scott 3, M Motlop, J Koster, T Milera, L Hosie, L Reynolds

We knew exactly what to expect from the Eagles and we planned to use components of our game plan to disprupt their style but overall we weren’t able to execute them well enough for long enough.

The 1st half was fairly even, both statistically and with opportunities in front of goal, but the late goal they scored on the half time siren really hurt.

It turned a 16 point deficit into 22, which is not unsurmountable, but should’ve been stopped.

From our point of view, we worked well in and around the stoppages and kept to our structures fairly well to be even in the stoppage game, and matched them in the turnover game. The disappointing factor at the main break was easily they scored from players getting out the back of the contest, and how hard we made it for ourselves by trying to score from the boundary when a team-mate inside was a better choice.

The 2nd half was one way traffic really – their midfield completely outran us and outworked us and although we fought through some adversity with illness and losing Jesse White, we didn’t work hard enough for long enough against a team that plays the same tempo from minute 1 to minute 120.

We make no excuses – the game gives us strong feedback on the gap between us and the better teams.

We put our heads down and get to work and prepare for Centrals in 6 days.

RELL'S WRAP UP - RESERVES

Glenelg 13.10.88
Eagles 13.8.86

Goals: N Amato 4, D Wanganeen 2, B Woolard, C Buchanan, D Robinson, T Cox, S Davis, S Kerrish, B Close

Our key focus against the Eagles Round 4 was team defence.  We wanted to bounce off that and create offensive opportunities as a result of playing as a strong defensive unit.  

It was a game of lead changes from both sides with blocks of goals being kicked by both sides. At times when we had the ball we looked dangerous and like a well drilled side and then at other times we lacked composure with the footy and turned it over with minimal resistance allowing the Eagles to score numerous times.  Going into the last quarter 11 points behind we wanted to grind the game out.  

It was pleasing to finish off strong with a 5 goal last quarter where for the majority we controlled the ball and moved it the way we want to.  Those goals in the 4th quarter set us up to sneak home by 2 points. We come up against Centrals this week in what presents as another challenge that we look forward to.  

April 22, 2018 - MEMBERS MVP GLENELG V EAGLES
Have your say, who do you think was our most valuable player in our battle against the Eagles on Sunday?
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April 22, 2018 - TIGERS GO DOWN TO THE EAGLES
A Tough loss on Sunday afternoon to a worthy opponent but we'll be back for more. Bring on the the Doggies.
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A Tough loss on Sunday afternoon to a worthy opponent but we'll be back for more. Bring on the the Doggies.

April 19, 2018 - TEAM SELECTION ROUND 4
The Tigers will travel to Woodville this Sunday for a blockbuster clash against the Eagles as we look to continue our momentum from Round 3! Neil Vea Vea has been sidelined due to injury while we are a chance to see two new faces make their league debut for the mighty Tigers - Sam Walker and Tim Sullivan. All the best boys.
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The Tigers will travel to Woodville this Sunday for a blockbuster clash against the Eagles as we look to continue our momentum from Round 3!

Neil Vea Vea has been sidelined due to injury while we are a chance to see two new faces make their league debut for the mighty Tigers - Sam Walker and Tim Sullivan. All the best boys.

To view the Round 4 squads - CLICK HERE

We are back home this Saturday as we take on Central District from 2:10 pm. See you at the footy!

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Pre-season for our Tiger Women is well underway! The 2018 SANFL Statewide Super Women's League will commence in early February.

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The Glenelg Club can cater for all your food and gaming needs! Enjoy a dinner on the terrace or a lazy weekend lunch in the Bistro. For bookings contact us on 8294 5333.

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Over the last twelve months the Club has made significant progress in pursuit of being financially self-sufficient. Of course our core business is football which is the public barometer of success.

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The Fan Zone features lots of cool stuff for our supporters including the Bay Runner and Tiger Tips, Photo Galleries, The Tiger Shop for official Glenelg FC merchandise and the club song.

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In 1920 the Mayor of Glenelg, John Mack, convened a public meeting to inaugurate the Club at the Glenelg Town Hall. Although no League position was available for the Club in 1920 the Glenelg Oval Association received a letter from the South Australian Football League ...

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