After failing to advance past the opening round of the Finals, the 2009 Adelaide Crows were determined to make a better run. The team was made up of 46 players with Simon Goodwin as captain. They finished the home and away season 5th on the ladder and made it into the second round of the Finals before being defeated by Collingwood.
Below is the 2009 Adelaide Crows team (* denotes a rookie). Many players are still with the team, meaning that you can continue to support them via a bet on AFL Crows fixtures. Get to Ladbrokes.com.au for all of the latest odds.
|4||Kurt Tippett||Key Forward, Ruckman|
|7||Nathan van Berlo||Midfield|
|11||Michael Doughty||Midfield, Defence|
|12||Robert Shirley||Midfield, Tagger|
|21||Chris Knights||Half Forward|
|23||Andrew McLeod||Half Back|
|25||Ben Rutten||Key Defender|
|26||Richard Douglas||Midfield, Forward|
|29||James Sellar||Key Forward, Key Defender, Ruckman|
|33||Jared Petrenko||Midfield, Defender|
|36||Simon Goodwin||Backline, Midfield|
|37||Trent Hentschel||Key Forward|
|41||Nathan Bock||Key Defender|