Sydney Swans

Sydney Swans favourite to play for the Roosters

Nick Davis is set to don Sydney Roosters colours in 2020. The Sydney Swans hero will play for the Roosters in this year’s NRL Nines tournament which takes place on February 14-15 at HBF Park in Perth. The dynamic 168-game forward, who helped the Swans to the 2005 premiership and also played for Collingwood,...

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6 days ago, SEN, Sydney Swans

Will Sydney Swans superstar Buddy get back to his best?

The last few years have certainly been rough on Sydney Swans key forward, Lance ‘Buddy’ Franklin, suffering multiple setbacks that inevitably took their toll, both on body and mind. However, despite what turned out to be a disappointing 2019 campaign, individually and collectively for his team, Buddy...

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1 week ago, Big Footy, Sydney Swans

Franklin disappointed to miss AFL bushfire charity game

Sydney star Lance Franklin would have loved to have played in February's State of Origin charity match, according to Swans coach John Longmire.

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1 week ago, The Age, Sydney Swans

Why Lewis is confident Franklin will have huge 2020

Jordan Lewis has full confidence Lance Franklin will have another dominant year, despite his latest injury setback. Lewis knows his former Hawthorn teammate better than most and said the Swans have done a good job managing him to keep him fresh during the season. “Take Shaun Burgoyne for example. I don’t...

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1 week ago, SEN, Sydney Swans

Swans won't put cap on games for Franklin

Sydney will not contemplate putting a cap on the number of games Lance Franklin plays per season in a bid to elongate his stellar career.

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2 weeks ago, The Age, Sydney Swans

Swans will not put a cap on Franklin in 2020

Sydney will not put a cap on how many games Lance Franklin can play in a season, despite this latest injury setback. He underwent an arthroscope to alleviate discomfort in his knee & is expected to be in doubt for Round 1. Former St Kilda star Nick Dal Santo suggested the Swans, and other teams with...

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2 weeks ago, SEN, Sydney Swans

AFL superstar Lance Franklin has knee surgery

Lance Franklin has undergone a knee arthroscopy with Sydney admitting the superstar forward is not a certain starter for round one of the AFL season. Franklin was sent for scans having reporting back to the club with a sore knee and subsequently went under the knife on Monday. The Swans expect Franklin,...

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2 weeks ago, The New Daily, Sydney Swans

Franklin in doubt for Round 1 following knee surgery

Sydney superstar Lance Franklin is in doubt for round one of the AFL season after he underwent minor knee surgery. Lance Franklin has undergone a knee arthroscopy with Sydney admitting the superstar forward is not a certain starter for round one of the AFL season. Franklin was sent for scans having reporting...

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2 weeks ago, The Roar, Sydney Swans

Franklin out for 10 weeks due to knee surgery

Sydney superstar Lance Franklin has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his knee after feeling discomfort over the New Year period.

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2 weeks ago, The Age, Sydney Swans

AFL 2020: Lance Franklin knee surgery, injury setback, Sydney Swans

Sydney superstar Lance Franklin has undergone a knee clean-up due to a pre-season setback that now has him in doubt for the Swans’ Round 1 clash.

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2 weeks ago, Fox Sports, Sydney Swans

Franklin undergoes surgery after pre-season setback, in doubt for round one

Sydney forward Lance Franklin is in doubt for round one after undergoing pre-season knee surgery following a setback over the new year’s break. The 32-year-old had an arthroscope this week after experienced discomfort over the festive period. Sydney Swans football boss Charlie Gardiner said immediate...

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2 weeks ago, SEN, Sydney Swans

SuperCoach 2020 Player Profile: Lance Franklin

He’s been a superstar for us over the years, but is Buddy still relevant in SuperCoach land?

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2 weeks ago, SuperCoach HQ, Fantasy, Sydney Swans

Sydney Swans AFL Fantasy Classic Prices 2020

Sydney averaged 370.0 Disposals in the 2019 H&A season (Rank 9), that was slightly down compared to the average of 373.2 in the 2018 H&A season (Rank 12). It has been necessary for the Swans to regenerate their list which attributed to a decrease in wins last season, if the output is much the...

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4 weeks ago, Dreamteam Talk, Fantasy, Sydney Swans

The Sydney Swans have paid the price for their worst season in a decade

The Sydney Swans have paid a financial price for their rare finals absence, recording the AFL club’s first net operating loss in nine years.

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1 month ago, Fox Sports, Sydney Swans

Franklin joins Swans' leadership group

Sydney forward Lance Franklin will join the club's leadership group for the first time in 2020.

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1 month ago, The Age, Sydney Swans

Franklin named in Swans leadership group

For the first time in his storied AFL career, Lance Franklin has been named in a leadership group. The Swans announced a similar looking leadership team for the 2020 season, led by their three captains Josh Kennedy, Luke Parker and Dane Rampe. However, Franklin steps in alongside young defender Callum...

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1 month ago, SEN, Sydney Swans

Sydney Swans throw first major AFL draft curveball to snatch star SA prospect Dylan Stephens

Sydney has pulled off the first shock of the 2019 draft, plucking wingman Dylan Stephens with their first selection.

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1 month ago, Fox Sports, Sydney Swans

A lighter, leaner Lance ‘Buddy’ Franklin is in the best condition he’s been in years.

Now the oldest player on Sydney’s list, a lighter, leaner Lance Franklin has sent a strong message to the AFL club’s new breed.

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2 months ago, Fox Sports, Sydney Swans

Look who's back: Franklin inspires with early Swans return

Now the oldest player on their list, Lance Franklin is still setting the bar for the Swans' next generation as the squad reported back for pre-season on Monday.

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2 months ago, The Age, Sydney Swans

Lance Franklin in shape as Sydney Swans return to training

Father-to-be Lance Franklin is set for a big season on and off the field.

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2 months ago, Herald Sun, Sydney Swans

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