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#Sydney Swans

# sydney-swans - Thursday 6 December, 2018

4 GAA players to head to Australia in April after last weekend's AFL combine in Dublin

20 Irish players attended last weekend’s AFL Combine in Belfield.

# sydney-swans - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

After 2,136 days and 12 knee operations, Sydney Swans defender set for AFL return

Six years, five full knee reconstructions. Wow.

# sydney-swans - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Former Tipperary footballer impresses on Aussie Rules debut Potential This post contains videos

Former Tipperary footballer impresses on Aussie Rules debut

Colin O’Riordan has received praise after making his first AFL appearance earlier today.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Tipperary's O'Riordan set to make AFL debut on Sunday for Sydney Swans

O’Riordan first joined the Sydney Swans in October 2015.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 22 March, 2018

'He tells it as it is and there’s no bullshit with him' - Tipp's O'Riordan aims for AFL breakthrough

Colin O’Riordan is aiming to progress this season.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Tadhg Kennelly appointed to new coaching role at the Sydney Swans

The former Kerry footballer returns to his old club.

# sydney-swans - Monday 20 February, 2017

Former Tipperary star Colin O'Riordan made his senior debut for the Sydney Swans yesterday

The 21-year-old wore number 38 in his first game for the AFL club.

# sydney-swans - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

O’Riordan's AFL dream on hold after breaking bone in his back and puncturing lung

The Tipp native endured a gruelling four-day car journey through the Australian desert after the incident.

# sydney-swans - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

'Emotion took over and I had a tear in my eye' - Cheering Tipp on from Oz

Colin O’Riordan reflects from Australia on Tipperary’s historic win.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Tipperary's Colin O'Riordan has given his first interview since moving Down Under

“It’s a new game and I want to show everyone I can adapt to it.”

# sydney-swans - Sunday 15 November, 2015

'To be playing in the Grand Final over there, that's the dream I have going over'

Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan is preparing for a new life in Australia after signing a two-year international rookie contract with the Sydney Swans.

# sydney-swans - Sunday 2 August, 2015

# sydney-swans - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Mayo’s Pearce Hanley scores on landmark AFL appearance

The Irish star could not prevent his side from losing, however.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Tadhg Kennelly hailed for Aussie Rules career as he enters Sydney Swans Hall of Fame

Kennelly’s career was recognised on Wednesday night.

# sydney-swans - Friday 9 May, 2014

Tommy Walsh makes winning return with Sydney Swans after 343 days out through injury

It was a good day for the Kerry native.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Tommy Walsh back in action for Sydney Swans nearly 12 months after horror injury

Walsh will line up for the Sydney Swans reserve side against UWS Giants tomorrow.

# sydney-swans - Friday 18 April, 2014

Kilkenny hurling, the Sydney Swans and the Fennelly link between them

Michael Fennelly has returned from a stint with the Australian Rules club.

'Uphill battle' to stay in AFL for Tommy Walsh as he fights back from horror hamstring injury

The Kerry native is continue to recover from a horror hamstring injury.

# sydney-swans - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Tommy Walsh looks pleased to meet Modern Family's Sofia Vergara at training

Who wouldn’t be, in fairness.

# sydney-swans - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

'I'm hoping to play for Kerry again before my best years are behind me' - Tommy Walsh

The 25-year-old AFL star admitted that the drive to represent his county is “still there”.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Kilkenny hurler flying out for work experience with the Sydney Swans

Michael Fennelly hopes to convince the GAA to invest more money in collecting player data.

# sydney-swans - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

'It's been labelled as reverse racism' - Tadhg Kennelly

The former AFL title winner says the Australian’s all-indigenous selection has been questioned as the series continues to be criticized.

# sydney-swans - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Your 'The Irish Are Taking Over Australia' Picture of the Day

Irish, Irish everywhere.

# sydney-swans - Monday 3 June, 2013

Tommy Walsh out for the season after 'horror injury' AFL This post contains videos

Tommy Walsh out for the season after 'horror injury'

The Kerry native tore the hamstring off his bone during a game for AFL club Sydney Swans.

# sydney-swans - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Kennelly backs Walsh to succeed with Sydney Swans

The 2009 Kerry All-Ireland winner has also predicted a bright future for Dublin’s Ciaran Kilkenny.

Tadhg Kennelly: 'I got the opportunity this year to travel the world and recruit AFL players'

The Listowel native also offered his views on a host of topics.

# sydney-swans - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Snapshot: Tadhg Kennelly celebrates Swans' title win with another 'Irish jig' AFL

Snapshot: Tadhg Kennelly celebrates Swans' title win with another 'Irish jig'

The former Kerry midfielder expressed himself through the medium of Irish dancing at the MCG earlier.

Sydney edge Hawthorn in thrilling finale AFL

Sydney edge Hawthorn in thrilling finale

Kerryman Tommy Walsh didnt feature as the Swans earned their fifth Premiershp title.

# sydney-swans - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Hawks secure Grand Final berth against Swans

Hawthorn will play Sydney in the 2012 AFL Grand final after victory over Adelaide.

# sydney-swans - Friday 21 September, 2012

Sydney Swans break Collingwood hoodoo to make grand final again

The Swans now await the winner of tomorrow’s second preliminary final between Hawthorn and Adelaide at the MCG as they look to win their first flag since 2005.

# sydney-swans - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Tommy Walsh stars in first appearance for Sydney Swans

The former Kerry forward got his AFL career up and running in some style at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Tommy Walsh set for AFL debut with Sydney Swans this weekend

The Swans host Melbourne at the SCG on Saturday and head coach John Longmire has confirmed the Kerry native will feature in the forward line.

# sydney-swans - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

'I'm indebted to Jim' - Tadhg Kennelly

Ireland’s second most famous AFL player says he would not have played one game in the league without Stynes’ influence.

# sydney-swans - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

'No pressure' says Tommy Walsh ahead of Sydney Swans jersey presentation

The Kerryman will be given Tadhg Kennelly’s No 17 shirt at a ceremony on Monday night.

# sydney-swans - Friday 24 February, 2012

East 17: Walsh gets Kennelly's old shirt, but struggles to make an impact on Swans debut

Former Kerry star Tommy Walsh got his first taste of action for the Sydney Swans today.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 23 February, 2012

White Swan: Walsh ready to make his Aussie Rules breakthrough

Former Kerry star Tommy Walsh is all set to make his senior debut for the Sydney Swans tomorrow evening.

# sydney-swans - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Swanning about: Walsh settles in by Bondi

Tommy Walsh is adapting to life in Sydney and has been given Tadhg Kennelly’s old jersey.

# sydney-swans - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Tadhg Kennelly to consider Kerry comeback

The former AFL star has said that he will strongly contemplate making himself available for selection ahead of the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship next year.

# sydney-swans - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Tommy Walsh 'ready' for AFL challenge

The Sydney Swans man says he is ready for the tests that lie ahead, following his recent move to the club.

# sydney-swans - Monday 17 October, 2011

Tommy Walsh seals Sydney switch moments before trade deadline

Former Kerry forward asked to be traded to the Swans, St Kilda officials insist.

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