Stephen Williams

Stephen Williams is part of a famous South Australian football family. Williams_small

A member of Port Adelaide’s dynasty of the late 1980s and early 1990s, Williams held the Thomas Seymour Hill Trophy aloft nine times – six times as a player, and three times as coach.

A tough and courageous midfielder, Williams’ playing career spanned seventeen years, with all but one spent at Alberton, when he spent a year with the Brisbane Bears in 1987.

Playing in premierships with the Magpies six times between 1988 and 1995, he played 269 games at Port Adelaide, before he moved in to a coaching role, and won three more flags between 1996 and 1999 as senior coach.

He is a Life Member of the Port Adelaide Football Club, and a SANFL Player Life Member.  He was inducted into Port Adelaide’s Hall of Fame in 2011, and joins his father Fos, and brother Mark, as a member of the SA Football Hall of Fame.

Inducted :2016
Era : 1991 – onwards

PLAYING RECORD:
•    269 games and 288 goals for Port Adelaide 1979 – 1986, 1988 – 1995
•    4 games and 1 goal for Brisbane (Bears) 1987

PREMIERSHIPS:
•    Member of the Port Adelaide premiership team 1979, 1980, 1981, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1995
•    Coach of the Port Adelaide premiership team 1996, 1998, 1999

MATCHES FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA:
•    1 game and 1 goal for South Australia

ACHIEVEMENTS:
•    Player Life member of Port Adelaide 1989
•    Player Life member of the SANFL
•    Member of the Teal Cup team of 1979
•    Inducted into the Port Adelaide FC Hall of Fame 2011

COACHING RECORD:
•    Coach of Port Adelaide Magpies 1996 (part of) – 2003
•    Assistant Coach to the State Under 18 Talent Squad 2004 – 2006
•    Assistant Coach of Port Adelaide Power 2004 – 2010