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The Swans were narrowly beaten by the Roos on a cool, blustery afternoon on the Coffs Harbour. After opening the scoring and leading for most of the game, the Roos worked their way back into the contest, much like round 22 last season. The Swans started most of their recruits and rookie players from last … Continue reading Swans narrowly escape high JLT Series expectations, young players shine
Luckless Swans defender Alex Johnson has been placed on the long term injury list alongside explosive forward, Gary Rohan. While both players have never been ones to shy from the Swans medical ward, the missing players will be a significant hit for the Swans faithful. With fans hopeful of a miraculous, fairytale return to football … Continue reading Rohan, Johnson placed on long term injury list
With Franklins' recovery from shoulder surgery well on track, the Swans confirmed today that he, along with Luke Parker, would take part in the AFL pre-season competition. The enigmatic forward won't play in the Swans first JLT clash against North Melbourne on Sunday, but is expected to take part in the remaining games, having undergone surgery … Continue reading Franklin, Parker to play in the pre-season
The Swans have released their 29 player squad for their their upcoming JLT community match against North Melbourne, to be played in Coffs Harbour on Saturday. New Swans captain Josh Kennedy has been named to lead his club for the first time, and will be joined by experienced teammates such as Luke Parker, Dan Hannebery, Nick … Continue reading Young Swans have their chance to impress in Coffs Harbour
A fantastic year on and off the field for the club, will get even better in 2017 with the announcement of their 2017 membership total to date. The Swans tweeted the total of 26,976 on December 1st, almost more than 8,000 at the same time in 2015. https://twitter.com/sydneyswans/status/804134155030138880 The Swans are on track to smoke their … Continue reading Swans set for another record breaking season in 2017
This is the first article in a series of 5 where I'll be discussing the Swans' season. The first article, this one, will discuss the pre-season and season expectations. The following articles will discuss the first half of the season, second half of the season, the finals and finally the player's performances. For many Swans … Continue reading 2016 in review part 1: pre-season performance and expectations