Sydney Swans

2018 Paul Kelly Cup Champions crowned

Paul Kelly Cup

Twenty schools traveled to the Sydney Cricket Ground today to take part in Australia’s largest primary schools AFL competition, the Paul Kelly Cup. After a year’s worth of competition right across the AFL NSW/ACT region, it all came down to

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Swans set for Saturday night Round 23 lights

The AFL have today released the final Round 23 fixture, for would could end up being a vital set of matches for both the Sydney Swans and GWS GIANTS. AFL General Manager Clubs, Travis Auld said the AFL had sought to

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Campbell and Gulden gain All Australian honours

Sydney Swans Academy members, Braeden Campbell and Errol Gulden from the AFL NSW/ACT Under-16s Rams have been selected in the 2018 NAB AFL Under-16s All Australian squad. This caps off a stellar season for both Gulden and Campbell who both

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Allies go down swinging against Western Australia

It was a tough start to Round 5 of the 2018 NAB AFL Under-18s Championships for the Allies, with Western Australia applying the pressure from the get-go. Luckily for the Allies, it took seven inside-50s for Western Australia to convert

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Two big ins for the Allies ahead of Vic Metro clash

Nick Blakey

The Allies have bolstered their team for Round 2 of the 2018 NAB AFL Under-18s Championships, with two big AFL NSW/ACT names added to the list of four who played last week. Selected in the Round 2 Allies side is

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Sydney teen primed to be a top pick

Nick Blakey

Originally published by the Daily Telegraph. DOWN near Coogee beach at dusk, usually on a Tuesday, you’ll find an AFL champion and his son kicking for the love of the game. At Coogee Oval John Blakey, a 359-game, two-time premiership

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AFL NSW/ACT celebrates Sir Doug Nicholls Round

Marn Grook at the SCG

AFL NSW/ACT is proud to celebrate 2018 Toyota AFL Sir Doug Nicholls Round, with footy clubs across New South Wales and the ACT acknowledging and paying tribute to the significant contribution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples have made to our

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AFL NSW/ACT Under 16s squad selected ahead of NAB AFL Under 16s Championships

2018 AFL NSW/ACT Under 16s

The 2018 AFL NSW/ACT Rams Under 16s state squad has been announced ahead of the NAB AFL Under 16s Championships beginning on June 11, 2018. The initial squad consists of 14 players from the Sydney Swans Academy and 11 from

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AFL NSW/ACT celebrates inaugural First Nations Cup

The inaugural AFL First Nations Cup was held today in Sydney ahead of the AFL’s Sir Doug Nicholls Round next week. Bringing together 120 high school students from Sydney, Western Sydney and as far as Dubbo in New South Wales,

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Swans win final Academy Series and Futures matches

Sydney Swans Academy

NAB AFL Under 16s Academy Series The NAB AFL Under 16 Academy Series came to an end over the weekend with the Sydney Swans Academy finishing one game ahead of the GIANTS Academy in the three-match Series. Scores remained fairly

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