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Sawford soars to the Panthers

Sawford soars to the Panthers

1 November 2019

South Adelaide are pleased to announce the signing of Ben Sawford. 

The 25 year-old joins the Panthers after spending the last four seasons down the bay with Glenelg. 

Prior to joining the Tigers in 2016, Sawford began his SANFL football life at Port Adelaide as a junior in 2011. 

The 182cm ball winner is poised to bolster the Panthers midfield in 2020. 

"We're really excited to have Ben on board for 2020, he's a proven ball winner and will look to strengthen our midfield" said Senior Coach Jarrad Wright

"I'm confident that Ben will be the first of several important additions to our playing group for 2020"

We welcome Ben to South Adelaide and are excited to see him in the blue and white next season. 

In other list news, Emmanuel Irra has informed the club that he will look to seek an opportunity at another SANFL club due to work related reasons. 

Likewise, Mark Noble has also informed the club of his desire to explore opportunities in Melbourne for family reasons. 

"We appreciate the contribution that Emmanuel and Mark have made to the football club, and we wish them all the best for the future" said Chief Executive Officer Neill Sharpe. 

Ben has shown that he is #SouthProud, are you? 2020 Memberships now available!  

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