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# sydney-swans - Thursday 26 November, 2020

O'Riordan cleared by Sydney for Mayo game and fitness boost for Tipperary with forward
# Treatment Table
# Treatment Table

O'Riordan cleared by Sydney for Mayo game and fitness boost for Tipperary with forward

Nov 26th 2020, 8:49 PM 10,960 Views 0 Comments

Tipperary boss David Power believes the right decision was made in wearing the county’s traditional blue and gold jerseys for the All-Ireland semi-final.

# sydney-swans - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Tadhg Kennelly's future in doubt with Sydney Swans - reports
# Uncertainty
# Uncertainty

Tadhg Kennelly's future in doubt with Sydney Swans - reports

May 20th 2020, 9:17 AM 13,195 Views 29 Comments

The 2005 Premiership winner is the club’s latest high-profile casualty following cuts due to Covid-19.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 26 March, 2020

'People are saying ‘Wake me up when it’s 2021'' - Colin O'Riordan's strange season in Sydney
# Life Down Under
# Life Down Under

'People are saying ‘Wake me up when it’s 2021'' - Colin O'Riordan's strange season in Sydney

Mar 26th 2020, 6:00 PM 4,480 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary native and his Sydney Swans team-mates have had plenty to contend with this year.

# sydney-swans - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

'He’s gone to another level': Colin O'Riordan rewarded with new contract at Sydney Swans
# Swan Song
# Swan Song

'He’s gone to another level': Colin O'Riordan rewarded with new contract at Sydney Swans

Jul 17th 2019, 9:44 AM 8,357 Views 3 Comments

Former Tipperary dual star has impressed since making his senior Swans debut.

# sydney-swans - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

'He’ll be a tremendous asset' - Sydney Swans confirm signing of Wexford footballer
# Making The Move
# Making The Move

'He’ll be a tremendous asset' - Sydney Swans confirm signing of Wexford footballer

Jun 5th 2019, 10:55 AM 7,303 Views 5 Comments

Barry O’Connor will join Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan at the club.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Tipperary's O'Riordan recalled by Sydney Swans while Hanley and Tuohy return to starting sides in AFL
# Land Down Under
# Land Down Under

Tipperary's O'Riordan recalled by Sydney Swans while Hanley and Tuohy return to starting sides in AFL

May 9th 2019, 11:05 AM 5,510 Views 3 Comments

Irish players are back in the frame for this weekend’s AFL games.

# sydney-swans - Thursday 6 December, 2018

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

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

Dec 6th 2018, 1:45 PM 17,202 Views 3 Comments

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
# Never Give Up
# Never Give Up

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

Aug 1st 2018, 11:05 AM 8,626 Views 2 Comments

Six years, five full knee reconstructions. Wow.

# sydney-swans - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Former Tipperary footballer impresses on Aussie Rules debut
# Potential
# Potential

Former Tipperary footballer impresses on Aussie Rules debut

Jul 15th 2018, 1:36 PM 12,090 Views 3 Comments

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
# Breaking Through
# Breaking Through

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

Jul 12th 2018, 10:13 AM 7,212 Views 1 Comment

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
# Sydney Swans
# Sydney Swans

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

Mar 22nd 2018, 7:45 AM 17,668 Views 4 Comments

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
# Down Under
# Down Under

Tadhg Kennelly appointed to new coaching role at the Sydney Swans

Sep 28th 2017, 6:00 PM 8,963 Views 24 Comments

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
# Pre-Season
# Pre-Season

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

Feb 20th 2017, 5:27 PM 17,173 Views 3 Comments

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
# Ouch
# Ouch

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

Aug 23rd 2016, 7:15 AM 9,616 Views 3 Comments

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
# Tipp Top Day
# Tipp Top Day

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

Jun 14th 2016, 12:05 AM 7,344 Views 3 Comments

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
# New Recruit
# New Recruit

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

Nov 19th 2015, 9:11 AM 7,244 Views 4 Comments

“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'
# Setting Sail
# Setting Sail

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

Nov 15th 2015, 7:00 AM 7,997 Views 2 Comments

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 win without Adam Goodes as Australians rally in support of booed indigenous player
# IStandWithAdam
# IStandWithAdam

Sydney Swans win without Adam Goodes as Australians rally in support of booed indigenous player

Aug 2nd 2015, 9:47 AM 5,746 Views 7 Comments

Aboriginal flags dotted the stadium.

# sydney-swans - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Mayo’s Pearce Hanley scores on landmark AFL appearance
# Going Well
# Going Well

Mayo’s Pearce Hanley scores on landmark AFL appearance

Jul 12th 2015, 11:01 AM 4,686 Views 1 Comment

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
# The Boy Done Well
# The Boy Done Well

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

Mar 19th 2015, 12:10 AM 6,464 Views 6 Comments

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
# Back In The Game
# Back In The Game

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

May 9th 2014, 12:53 PM 6,901 Views 3 Comments

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
# Comeback Kid
# Comeback Kid

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

May 8th 2014, 3:31 PM 9,091 Views 5 Comments

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
# The Cat In Oz
# The Cat In Oz

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

Apr 18th 2014, 8:00 AM 11,956 Views 0 Comments

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
# Road To Recovery
# Road To Recovery

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

Apr 18th 2014, 7:00 AM 6,655 Views 1 Comment

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
# Living The Dream
# Living The Dream

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

Feb 25th 2014, 10:47 AM 19,650 Views 8 Comments

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
# Interview
# Interview

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

Dec 18th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,812 Views 6 Comments

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
# Sports Science
# Sports Science

Kilkenny hurler flying out for work experience with the Sydney Swans

Nov 21st 2013, 4:39 PM 7,233 Views 2 Comments

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
# International Rules
# International Rules

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

Oct 16th 2013, 8:50 AM 4,640 Views 12 Comments

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
# Freo For Sam
# Freo For Sam

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

Sep 21st 2013, 1:13 PM 4,423 Views 4 Comments

Irish, Irish everywhere.

# sydney-swans - Monday 3 June, 2013

Tommy Walsh out for the season after 'horror injury'
# AFL
# AFL

Tommy Walsh out for the season after 'horror injury'

Jun 3rd 2013, 6:40 PM 8,336 Views 5 Comments

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
# Progress
# Progress

Kennelly backs Walsh to succeed with Sydney Swans

Oct 23rd 2012, 11:30 AM 1,640 Views 0 Comments

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'
# Aussie Rules
# Aussie Rules

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

Oct 23rd 2012, 10:09 AM 1,793 Views 0 Comments

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
# AFL

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

Sep 29th 2012, 1:41 PM 2,776 Views 0 Comments

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

Sydney edge Hawthorn in thrilling finale
# AFL
# AFL

Sydney edge Hawthorn in thrilling finale

Sep 29th 2012, 10:01 AM 951 Views 0 Comments

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
# Footie
# Footie

Hawks secure Grand Final berth against Swans

Sep 22nd 2012, 11:55 AM 556 Views 0 Comments

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
# Aussie Rules
# Aussie Rules

Sydney Swans break Collingwood hoodoo to make grand final again

Sep 21st 2012, 2:00 PM 792 Views 0 Comments

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
# Aussie Rules
# Aussie Rules

Tommy Walsh stars in first appearance for Sydney Swans

May 19th 2012, 11:54 AM 730 Views 1 Comment

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
# In At The Deep End
# In At The Deep End

Tommy Walsh set for AFL debut with Sydney Swans this weekend

May 17th 2012, 11:16 AM 592 Views 1 Comment

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
# Tribute
# Tribute

'I'm indebted to Jim' - Tadhg Kennelly

Mar 21st 2012, 12:16 PM 975 Views 0 Comments

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
# Get Shirty
# Get Shirty

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

Mar 6th 2012, 11:51 AM 1,160 Views 4 Comments

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

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