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KEY FACTS

Official name
Sydney Swans Football Club

Known as
Sydney

Nickname
Swans

Former name
South Melbourne

Former name date
1982-01-01

Formed
1874 (as South Melbourne); 1982 (as Swans); 1983 (as Sydney Swans)

Colours
White and red

Associated clubs
Sydney Reserves; Albert Park (Original); Sydney Academy; Sydney Academy WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1879–1896

Home Ground
S.C.G.

AFL Premierships
2005, 2012 (2 total)

VFL Premierships
1909, 1918, 1933 (3 total)

VFA Premierships
1881, 1885, 1888-9-90 (5 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia - 1909; VFL Night Series - 1956-7, 1960, 1982 (4 total); McClelland Trophy - 1996, 2014, 2016 (3 total)

Most Games
372 - Adam Goodes (1999-2015)

Most Goals
681 - Bob Pratt (1930-39; 1946)

League Top Goalkickers
R.Pratt (109) 1933, (150) 1934 & (103) 1935; L.White (80) 1942; A.Lockett (121) 1996 & (109) 1998; B.Hall (80) 2005; L.Franklin (79) 2014 & (73) 2017 (5 winners/9 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Herbie Matthews 1940; Ron Clegg 1949; Fred Goldsmith 1955; Bob Skilton 1959, 1963 & 1968; Peter Bedford 1970; Graham Teasdale 1977; Barry Round 1981; Greg Williams 1986; Gerard Healy 1988; Paul Kelly 1995; Adam Goodes 2003 & 2006 (11 medallists/14 medals)

Headquarters
Light Tower #4 Driver Ave, Moore Park, NSW 2021

Postal Address
PO Box 173 Paddington, NSW, 2021

Phone: 1300 663 819 

Website
sydneyswans.com.au

Sydney



"In retrospect, the 1986-7 period can be seen as something of a false dawn for the Sydney experiment, with the ensuing seven seasons proving as bleak as almost any in the club's long and often tortured past. The private ownership experiment was also a failure. In the end, the club owners overstretched themselves and the club ended up in a much worse position financially than it had been before the move to Sydney...."

John Devaney retraces the history of South Melbourne's 'bloodstained angels' - and their modern incarnation into the Sydney Swans

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2022 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Sydney's 2022 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Sydney 3.09.413.917.10 112 WON Greater Western Sydney 5.310.712.1013.14 92 20 STA Mar 19 (Sat, 5:10) Scores
2 H Sydney 4.311.315.417.5 107 WON Geelong 2.46.78.1310.17 77 30 SCG Mar 25 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
3 A Sydney 1.31.35.39.6 60 LOST Western Bulldogs 3.34.106.159.17 71 -11 DOC Mar 31 (Thu, 7:20) Scores
4 H Sydney 3.26.49.613.8 86 WON North Melbourne 4.06.111.112.3 75 11 SCG Apr 9 (Sat, 2:40) Scores
5 A Sydney 5.410.1011.1218.13 121 WON West Coast 0.02.04.39.4 58 63 PER Apr 15 (Fri, 5:40) Scores
6 A Sydney 3.24.87.1116.13 109 WON Hawthorn 5.47.59.810.8 68 41 YOR Apr 25 (Mon, 12:30) Scores
7 H Sydney 1.32.48.613.11 89 LOST Brisbane 1.37.712.1117.11 113 -24 SCG May 1 (Sun, 4:40) Scores
8 H Sydney 1.44.78.118.13 61 LOST Gold Coast 3.67.68.1110.15 75 -14 SCG May 7 (Sat, 1:45) Scores
9 H Sydney 5.59.1212.1614.21 105 WON Essendon 2.34.45.76.11 47 58 SCG May 14 (Sat, 7:25) Scores
10 A Sydney 4.07.012.413.9 87 LOST Carlton 3.512.814.915.12 102 -15 DOC May 20 (Fri, 7:50) Scores
11 H Sydney        vs Richmond          SCG May 27 (Fri, 7:50)  
12 A Sydney        vs Melbourne          MCG Jun 4 (Sat, 7:25)  
13 Sydney       Bye        
14 A Sydney        vs Port Adelaide          ADO Jun 18 (Sat, 1:15)  
15 H Sydney        vs St. Kilda          SCG Jun 25 (Sat, 7:25)  
16 A Sydney        vs Essendon          MCG Jul 2 (Sat, 1:45)  
17 H Sydney        vs Western Bulldogs          SCG Jul 8 (Fri, 7:50)  
18 A Sydney        vs Fremantle          PER Jul 16 (Sat, 5:30)  
19 H Sydney        vs Adelaide          SCG Jul 23 (Sat, 1:45)  
20 H Sydney        vs Greater Western Sydney          SCG Jul 30 (Sat, 2:10)  
21 A Sydney        vs North Melbourne          DOC Aug 6 (Sat, 2:10)  
22 H Sydney        vs Collingwood          SCG Aug 13 (Sat, 2:10)  
23 A Sydney        vs St. Kilda          DOC Aug 20 (Sat, 2:10)  
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2022 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
36 Amartey, Joel 1 8 8.0 2 2.0 10 10.0 0 0.0 8 8.0 2 2.0 0 2 0 0.0 0 0
32 Bell, James 6 33 5.5 12 2.0 45 7.5 15 2.5 0 0.0 9 1.5 3 0 4 0.7 3 27
22 Blakey, Nick 10 173 17.3 41 4.1 214 21.4 52 5.2 0 0.0 18 1.8 10 11 1 0.1 2 8
16 Campbell, Braeden 9 83 9.2 26 2.9 109 12.1 27 3.0 0 0.0 25 2.8 8 10 1 0.1 0 6
4 Clarke, Ryan 2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
7 Cunningham, Harry 7 50 7.1 40 5.7 90 12.9 28 4.0 0 0.0 15 2.1 6 3 0 0.0 0 0
13 Florent, Oliver 10 102 10.2 66 6.6 168 16.8 44 4.4 0 0.0 25 2.5 5 3 4 0.4 2 26
23 Franklin, Lance 'Buddy' 9 87 9.7 23 2.6 110 12.2 49 5.4 0 0.0 14 1.6 11 21 23 2.6 9 147
21 Gulden, Errol 10 136 13.6 61 6.1 197 19.7 46 4.6 0 0.0 29 2.9 12 10 9 0.9 3 57
9 Hayward, Will 10 82 8.2 39 3.9 121 12.1 44 4.4 0 0.0 27 2.7 3 11 15 1.5 11 101
5 Heeney, Isaac 10 108 10.8 72 7.2 180 18.0 49 4.9 0 0.0 52 5.2 14 14 19 1.9 8 122
31 Hickey, Tom 5 32 6.4 39 7.8 71 14.2 16 3.2 97 19.4 6 1.2 3 16 1 0.2 1 7
12 Kennedy, Josh 10 66 6.6 67 6.7 133 13.3 30 3.0 0 0.0 19 1.9 2 8 2 0.2 0 12
19 Ladhams, Peter 7 55 7.9 63 9.0 118 16.9 25 3.6 151 21.6 13 1.9 16 19 1 0.1 4 10
44 Lloyd, Jake 9 152 16.9 67 7.4 219 24.3 42 4.7 0 0.0 20 2.2 12 3 0 0.0 0 0
39 McCartin, Paddy 9 90 10.0 28 3.1 118 13.1 50 5.6 0 0.0 7 0.8 10 8 0 0.0 0 0
30 McCartin, Tom 10 62 6.2 35 3.5 97 9.7 47 4.7 0 0.0 11 1.1 5 8 0 0.0 0 0
6 McDonald, Logan 7 41 5.9 19 2.7 60 8.6 34 4.9 0 0.0 10 1.4 4 1 7 1.0 7 49
27 McInerney, Justin 8 101 12.6 56 7.0 157 19.6 37 4.6 0 0.0 5 0.6 8 3 5 0.6 2 32
2 McLean, Hayden 8 45 5.6 32 4.0 77 9.6 27 3.4 35 4.4 11 1.4 12 7 10 1.3 3 63
14 Mills, Callum 10 163 16.3 101 10.1 264 26.4 69 6.9 0 0.0 56 5.6 22 12 3 0.3 0 18
38 O'Riordan, Colin 2 3 1.5 6 3.0 9 4.5 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1 0 0.0 0 0
11 Papley, Tom 4 33 8.3 17 4.3 50 12.5 20 5.0 0 0.0 7 1.8 1 2 6 1.5 5 41
26 Parker, Luke 10 127 12.7 109 10.9 236 23.6 49 4.9 0 0.0 41 4.1 11 11 10 1.0 4 64
24 Rampe, Dane 10 62 6.2 50 5.0 112 11.2 38 3.8 0 0.0 12 1.2 3 14 0 0.0 0 0
20 Reid, Sam 3 17 5.7 17 5.7 34 11.3 10 3.3 19 6.3 12 4.0 3 3 1 0.3 4 10
25 Ronke, Ben 6 42 7.0 26 4.3 68 11.3 15 2.5 0 0.0 11 1.8 4 2 6 1.0 5 41
8 Rowbottom, James 9 100 11.1 63 7.0 163 18.1 24 2.7 0 0.0 49 5.4 11 9 1 0.1 2 8
29 Sheldrick, Angus 2 4 2.0 4 2.0 8 4.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.5 1 0 0 0.0 0 0
3 Stephens, Dylan 3 33 11.0 14 4.7 47 15.7 19 6.3 0 0.0 3 1.0 1 7 0 0.0 0 0
1 Warner, Chad 9 101 11.2 102 11.3 203 22.6 36 4.0 0 0.0 42 4.7 11 17 6 0.7 8 44
15 Wicks, Sam 5 28 5.6 30 6.0 58 11.6 17 3.4 0 0.0 16 3.2 3 12 3 0.6 3 21
Totals 230 2219 9.6 1327 5.8 3546 15.4 961 4.2 310 1.3 568 2.5 216 248 138 0.6 86 914
 

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.