'Destiny, How Port Adelaide put itself on the national stage'
The perfect gift for all Port Adelaide fans.
This fascinating book by Norman Ashton tracks Port’s tumultuous, often controversial journey to the AFL: from 1981, when Victoria’s VFL began to evolve into a national competition, to 1994, when Port Adelaide finally won its licence, beating out the teams who’d become bitter rivals along the way. NORMAN ASHTON digs deep into the archives of the time, from newspaper reports, legal proceedings and club records, to interviews with the major players in the struggle for AFL victory. The result is a behind-the-scenes record of Port Adelaide’s path to glory that will fire the passions of every fan all over again.