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

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

The RoarWhen is Geelong Cats vs Sydney Swans AFL preliminary final? Kick-off time, date, TV guide, teamsThe RoarMinor 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 ...and more »

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

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

ABC OnlineAFL preliminary finals: Key Swans Tippett, Rohan named in side but doubts lingerABC OnlineRohan'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 ...and more »

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

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

The RoarThe Roar's AFL expert tips and predictions: Preliminary finalsThe RoarThe 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 ...and more »

Aliir injury opens door for Richards - Townsville Bulletin;

Aliir injury opens door for Richards - Townsville Bulletin

Townsville BulletinAliir injury opens door for RichardsTownsville BulletinAFL: 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 ...and more »

Swans have major AFL selection calls - ESPN

Swans have major AFL selection callsESPNInjury 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 ...and more »

Aliir injury opens door for Richards - Geelong Advertiser;

Aliir injury opens door for Richards - Geelong Advertiser

Geelong AdvertiserAliir injury opens door for RichardsGeelong AdvertiserAFL: 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 ...and more »

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

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

The AgeAFL: Fremantle Dockers coach Ross Lyon says bye is punishing teams for successThe AgeFremantle 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 ...and more »

Longmire praises ferocious Swans - Perth Now;

Longmire praises ferocious Swans - Perth Now

Perth NowLongmire praises ferocious SwansPerth NowSYDNEY 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 ...and more »

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

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

The RoarAFL preliminary finals teams: All the ins and outs live as they're announcedThe RoarThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button. This is a modal window. Captions Settings Dialog. Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window. Text. Color. White, Black ...and more »

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

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

NEWS.com.auGeelong v Sydney Goal 1st term Lance Franklin & Tom Papley Picture:Wayne LudbeyNEWS.com.auONLY 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 ...and more »

Swans' odd couple sharing AFL dream - Courier Mail;

Swans' odd couple sharing AFL dream - Courier Mail

Courier MailSwans' odd couple sharing AFL dreamCourier MailTEN 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 ...and more »

GWS spanking forced reboot: McGlynn - The Mercury;

GWS spanking forced reboot: McGlynn - The Mercury

The MercuryGWS spanking forced reboot: McGlynnThe MercurySYDNEY 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 ...and more »

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

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

Fox SportsSydney sweats on scans on Aliir Aliir's knee, while Callum Mills is also in doubt for Grand FinalFox SportsSYDNEY 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 ...and more »

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

Swans' McGlynn to embrace grand final hypeWide World of SportsSydney 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 ...and more »

Swans surge into big dance - Sydney Swans;

Swans surge into big dance - Sydney Swans

Sydney SwansSwans surge into big danceSydney SwansThe 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 ...and more »

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

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

Wide World of SportsSnapshot: Cats-Swans AFL preliminary finalWide World of SportsKey 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 ...and more »

Title fight between contrasting clubs - Geelong Advertiser;

Title fight between contrasting clubs - Geelong Advertiser

Geelong AdvertiserTitle fight between contrasting clubsGeelong AdvertiserMARK 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 ...and more »

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

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

Fox SportsDaniel Menzel in doubt for Geelong's preliminary final against SydneyFox SportsDANIEL 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 ...and more »

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

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

The GuardianAFL bye punishing teams for success, says Ross LyonThe GuardianDockers 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 ...and more »

Wounded Swans sweat on injured defender - ESPN;

Wounded Swans sweat on injured defender - ESPN

ESPNWounded Swans sweat on injured defenderESPNSydney 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 ...and more »