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Swans and GIANTS head to Henson Park

Henson Park

Originally published by Sydney Swans Media. Footy fans in Sydney’s inner west are invited to come along to Marrickville’s Henson Park on Friday February 23 to witness the Swans and GWS Giants write another chapter in their cross-city rivalry. The

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JLT Community Series tickets on sale

AFL 2017 JLT Community Series - GWS Giants v Sydney

Tickets to the 2018 JLT Community Series are now on sale. For the fourth consecutive season, AFL and Club members with game access will be entitled to attend JLT Community Series matches free of charge (subject to availability and venue

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Sydney Derby Grand Final a possibility for AFLX

AFLX

AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan has announced the fixtures for the three 2018 AFLX Tournament in February. The GWS GIANTS will kick-off proceedings in Sydney on February 17, taking on reigning Premiers, Richmond in this first match of the day at

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Swans give synthetic surfaces the green light

Synthetic Surface Swans

  Originally published by Fox Sports. TRAINING on synthetic surfaces will be part of the AFL’s future, according to John Longmire — who is trialing the concept this pre-season. The Sydney coach had his players train on the fake grass

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Local talent take part in AFL Players Induction

AFLPA Players Induction

  The annual AFL Players’ Association AFL Induction Camp was run in Melbourne this week with, over 100 of the new draftees in attendance. AFL NSW/ACT draftees, Jarrod Brander (West Coast), Charlie Spargo (Melbourne), Doulton Langlands (St Kilda), James Bell,

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SAVE THE DATES – footy is back in 2018!

Rebecca Beeson

With a new year, comes new footy seasons, this year starting earlier than ever with the NAB AFL Women’s Competition kicking off on February 2, in Melbourne. 2018 NAB AFL Women’s  For AFL NSW/ACT fans, the first home game of

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AFL Clubs keen for 2018 AFL Community Camps

AFL Community Camps

The AFL is pleased to announce the dates and locations for the 2017/2018 AFL Community Camps, which see all 18 AFL Clubs visit both metropolitan and regional locations. The Sydney Swans and GWS GIANTS will kick off their AFL Community

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Vote for Jarryd and Mark in the Laureus Awards

Laureus World Sport Awards

Originally published by Sydney Swans Media. Two special Sydney Swans supporters touched our hearts earlier this year, and now their friendship is being recognised on the world stage. When their radio went dead during the Swans clash with Carlton in

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Sydney Derby XIV set for Round Three in 2018

2018 Toyota AFL Season Fixture

The AFL has today released the 2018 Toyota AFL Premiership Season Fixture. AFL CEO, Gillon McLachlan said the season would be played across a 23-round format for all clubs to play 11 home and away games with one bye, while

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JLT Community Series fixture released

JLT Community Series

Blacktown International Sportspark and UNSW Canberra Oval will host the New South Wales and ACT region’s two JLT Community Series matches for 2018. In a scaled back pre-season competition, there will be fewer games and less travel for teams during

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