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KEY FACTS

Official name
Plympton Football Club

Known as
Plympton

Formed
1937

Colours
Black and red

Emblem
Bulldogs

Affiliation (Current)
Adelaide Footy League (AdFL) 1996–2024

Affiliations (Historical)
Southern Metropolitan Football League (SMFL) 1937–1989; South Australian Football Association (SAFA) 1990–1995

Senior Premierships
Glenelg South West District Football Association - 1950, 1956, 1964, 1967, 1979, 1981 (6 total); Southern Metropolitan Football League A1 Grade - 1985 (1 total); Southern Football League - 1987-8-9 (3 total); SAAFL Division Four - 2013 (1 total); Division Five - 2011 (1 total)

Plympton



Plympton’s colours of black and red were adopted at the instigation of the club’s founder, Robert McGhee, who originally hailed from Victoria, and was an ardent Essendon supporter. As late as the 1970s his wife May made all the club’s lace-up guernseys. Nevertheless, they are known as the Bulldogs, not the Bombers.

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2024 Season (AdFL Division 4) Fixture

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Plympton's 2024 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Plympton        vs Westminster OS          PLY Apr 13 (Sat, 2:15)  
2 A Plympton        vs Walkerville          WAL Apr 20 (Sat, 2:15)  
3 H Plympton        vs Hectorville          PLY Apr 27 (Sat, 2:15)  
 

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.