Sydney Swans

Franklin on managed minutes, says Longmire

Sydney Swans coach John Longmire says star forward Lance Franklin was on managed minutes in Saturday’s 17-point loss against the Bulldogs. Franklin had an lacklustre night, kicking one goal to go along with his seven disposals. Despite the All-Australian captain being hampered by a groin injury in...

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20 hours ago, SEN, Sydney Swans

NEAFL gallery: Swans shine in the Shire

Check out some of the best images of the Sydney Swans' 52-point win over the Canberra Demons in a practice match in Sutherland on Saturday afternoon.

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21 hours ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Blakey's bittersweet debut

It was a bittersweet night for debutant Nick Blakey on Saturday night as the young forward made his AFL debut.

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1 day ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Parker: We need to back ourselves

Luke Parker has highlighted the final quarter of Saturday night’s loss to the Western Bulldogs as the way his side has to play consistently moving forward.

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1 day ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Sydney lack in midfield contest

Sydney coach John Longmire has lamented his team's lack of competitiveness in the midfield in a disastrous first half on Saturday night.

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1 day ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Longmire's lament: 'We just got beaten around the ball'

Sydney coach left disappointed with his team's listless performance in the first half against the Dogs

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1 day ago, AFL, Sydney Swans

Western Bulldogs defeat Sydney Swans in Round 1: Aaron Naughton stars up forward in upset

The Western Bulldogs have avoided giving up an enormous lead to record a thrilling Round 1 upset win over Sydney.

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1 day ago, Fox Sports, Sydney Swans, Western Bulldogs

Western Bulldogs hang on in thriller against the Sydney Swans

The Western Bulldogs hung on in a thriller to open their season with a win against a brave Sydney Swans

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1 day ago, The Age, Sydney Swans, Western Bulldogs

NEAFL: Jack classic inspires win

Sydney Swans development coach Lloyd Perris has lauded a “classic Kieren Jack performance” after his charges powered to a 52-point practice-match win over the Canberra Demons on Saturday afternoon.

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1 day ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Naismith's return delayed

Sydney Swans ruckman Sam Naismith's long-awaited return is likely to be delayed.

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1 day ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

The Moment: Donna says 'I do'

Although the moment Donna McGrath told her husband David “I do” wasn’t the moment she struck a love for the red and white, that precious moment at the altar 46 years ago sewed the seed for the through-and-through Sydney Swans passion now coursing through her veins.

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1 day ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Match preview: Western Bulldogs vs Sydney Swans, Round 1 2019

The Swans have first shot at christening the newly named Marvel Stadium with another win against the Western Bulldogs on Saturday night, while the Bulldogs will be gunning for payback for their upset loss in Round 4 of 2018. Oliver Florent was the surprise packet of the game, booting the winning goal...

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2 days ago, The Roar, Sydney Swans, Western Bulldogs

Sydney Swans Season Preview 2019 – Misunderstood

Joe Moore analyses the prospects for the Sydney Swans in the 2019 AFL Season. Will they be up there once again as a top side or are they on the slide?

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2 days ago, The Footy Almanac, Sydney Swans

Debutant Blakey jumping with glee

Nick Blakey has always longed of bursting into a packed AFL arena and is set to live out his grandest dream on Saturday night.

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3 days ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Team: Franklin fit, debutant named

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3 days ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Footy Flashbacks: Western Bulldogs

On August 21, 2010 – in a 44-point win over the Western Bulldogs in Round 21 – coach Paul Roos and co-captain Brett Kirk drew curtains on their time at the hallowed home of the Sydney Swans.

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3 days ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans, Western Bulldogs

Gallery: Final hit-out before Round 1

The Sydney Swans had their final training today at the SCG before season 2019 gets underway on Saturday night in Melbourne.

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3 days ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Franklin does the honours for clinic

Star Sydney Swans forward Lance Franklin this week opened the club’s official doctor’s clinic in the heart of Moore Park.

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3 days ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

McVeigh experience invaluable

Jarrad McVeigh will be a crucial part of his side's fortunes this year, with his footy intelligence set to give his team an edge after changes to rules regarding runners.

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3 days ago, Sydney Swans, Sydney Swans

Leigh Montagna ‘nervous’ the AFL 2019 season could be start of Lance ‘Buddy’ Franklin decline

St Kilda champion Leigh Montagna fears the AFL community has seen the last of Lance Franklin’s best form and fitness, warning 2019 could be the start of the Swans superstar’s decline.

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4 days ago, Fox Sports, Sydney Swans

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