When is Geelong Cats vs Sydney Swans AFL preliminary final? Kick-off time, date, TV guide, teams - The Roar

Minor premiers the Sydney Swans will look to book themselves a place in the AFL grand final when they take on the Geelong Cats in the second AFL preliminary final, to be played at the MCG on Friday, September 23 at 7:50pm (AEST). The match will be ...

AFL preliminary finals: Key Swans Tippett, Rohan named in side but doubts linger - ABC Online

Rohan's season looked over on Saturday night when he crumpled to the SCG turf with a knee injury. AAP: Dean Lewins. Sydney has named Kurt Tippett and Gary Rohan in their preliminary side on Thursday night, but the pair are no certainties to line up for ...

The Roar's AFL expert tips and predictions: Preliminary finals - The Roar

The preliminary finals are here – just three games left in what has been an incredible season of AFL footy. The big question on everyone's lips is, 'who is going to win their way through to the grand final?' Statistically speaking, the most common ...

Aliir injury opens door for Richards - Townsville Bulletin

AFL: Sydney defender Alir Alir suffered a knee injury in the opening quarter and has been iced for the rest of the game. September 23rd 2016; 5 days ago; /video/video.news.com.au/Sport/AFL/News/. Alir Alir's hurts right knee. Sport ...

Swans have major AFL selection calls - ESPN

Injury has struck luckless Geelong forward Daniel Menzel again, forcing him out of Friday night's AFL preliminary final against Sydney. The Swans also lost co-captain Jarrad McVeigh to a calf injury as the four preliminary finalists made a combined six ...

Aliir injury opens door for Richards - Geelong Advertiser

AFL: Sydney defender Alir Alir suffered a knee injury in the opening quarter and has been iced for the rest of the game. September 23rd 2016; 4 days ago; /video/video.news.com.au/Sport/AFL/News/. Alir Alir's hurts right knee. AFL ...

AFL: Fremantle Dockers coach Ross Lyon says bye is punishing teams for success - The Age

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon says the AFL must consider scrapping the pre-finals bye after Sydney's thumping preliminary final win over Geelong. The week off before the finals - in addition to another break as reward for winning their qualifying final ...

Longmire praises ferocious Swans - Perth Now

SYDNEY will go into its third Grand Final in five years brimming with confidence after a 37-point win over Geelong at the MCG, but will be sweating on the fitness of young tall Aliir Aliir. Four of Sydney's 22 players had never played on the MCG before ...

AFL preliminary finals teams: All the ins and outs live as they're announced - The Roar

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Geelong v Sydney Goal 1st term Lance Franklin & Tom Papley Picture:Wayne Ludbey - NEWS.com.au

ONLY one thing was going to justify Sydney's make-or-break bid for Lance Franklin. When the Swans put $10 million into the recruiting move that rocked football in 2013, anything less than a couple of premiership cups was always going to be seen as a ...

Swans' odd couple sharing AFL dream - Courier Mail

TEN months ago a Sudanese refugee and the grandson of Aussie rules royalty moved in with each other with very little in common except for a single dream: to make their AFL debuts. Fast forward to Friday night and Aliir Aliir and Tom Papley have gone ...

GWS spanking forced reboot: McGlynn - The Mercury

SYDNEY was forced to “look in the mirror” and rediscover its ferocity around the contest after a qualifying final wake-up call from Greater Western Sydney, according to tough small forward Ben McGlynn. McGlynn, who is chasing a much deserved change of ...

Sydney sweats on scans on Aliir Aliir's knee, while Callum Mills is also in doubt for Grand Final - Fox Sports

SYDNEY is sweating on scans on Aliir Aliir's injured knee as it turns its attention to Saturday's Grand Final. Aliir landed awkwardly in the dying seconds of the opening term of Friday night's preliminary final and did not return to the field, icing ...

Swans' McGlynn to embrace grand final hype - Wide World of Sports

Sydney forward Ben McGlynn plans to embrace his tortured AFL grand final past and not let it ruin a rare shot at premiership glory. McGlynn has been tantalisingly close yet agonisingly far from premiership success with Hawthorn and the Swans. He was ...

Swans surge into big dance - Sydney Swans

The Sydney Swans have stormed through to their third Grand Final in five years with a fearsome 37-point win over a shell-shocked Geelong at the MCG on Friday night. In a pressure-football master-class that defied what has been a bruising September, the ...

Snapshot: Cats-Swans AFL preliminary final - Wide World of Sports

Key moment: Geelong veteran Corey Enright tries to take on Sydney in the backline early in the final quarter but gets run down. The Swans' Gary Rohan grabs the loose ball and boots his third goal to extinguish the Cats' hopes of a comeback. Key quote ...

Title fight between contrasting clubs - Geelong Advertiser

MARK BICKLEY is tipping an all-Victorian decider. The Western Bulldogs are set to break their Grand Final drought and the Cats should win a bruising affair. GWS GIANTS v WESTERN BULLDOGS. THIS is like a title fight. The prodigiously talented ...

Daniel Menzel in doubt for Geelong's preliminary final against Sydney - Fox Sports

DANIEL Menzel is headed for more heartache with the Geelong forward struggling to get up for Friday night's preliminary final. The Cats are sweating on the fitness of Menzel who has been hampered by a groin injury in recent weeks. It's believed the ...

AFL bye punishing teams for success, says Ross Lyon - The Guardian

Dockers coach Ross Lyon says the pre-finals bye is 'a real issue'. Photograph: Daniel Carson/Getty Images. Australian Associated Press. Saturday 24 September 2016 00.59 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing ...

Wounded Swans sweat on injured defender - ESPN

Sydney are sweating on the fitness of Aliir Aliir after the in-form defender suffered a knee injury in the Swans' AFL preliminary final romp over Geelong. Aliir joins Jarrad McVeigh (calf) and Callum Mills (hamstring) as key injury concerns before the ...