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Day to train with Swans

Nutri-Grain Ironman Series champion Alastair Day is set to become the latest high profile athlete to try his hand at a rival sport when he trains with the Swans.

6:00pm  Jan 18, 2017

Hewett looking forward

George Hewett is relishing his time in the Sydney Swans forward line but won't knock back a midfield role in 2017, if the opportunity presents.

3:14pm  Jan 18, 2017

Parker eyes pre-season return

Luke Parker admits to feeling frustrated by his restricted training regime this pre-season, but vows he will make up for lost time ahead of next month’s community series.

2:54pm  Jan 17, 2017

Club Records

Membership Record:
56,523 (2016)

Attendances
Largest Swans Home Crowd: 72,393
Round 21, 2003 v Collingwood, Stadium Australia

Largest Swans Away Crowd: 72,768
Round 18, 2014 v Hawthorn, MCG

Largest Swans Crowd SCG: 46,168
Round 22,1997 v Geelong, SCG

Largest Finals Crowd: 104,239
SF, 1970 v St Kilda, MCG

Highest Score:
Round 17, 1987 v Essendon, SCG

Sydney 36.20 (236) d Essendon 11.7 (73)

Lowest Score:

Round 8, 1899 v Carlton, Princes Park

Carlton 3.6 (24) d South Melbourne 0.5 (5)

Leading Goalkicker:
Bob Pratt 681

Top 10 Goal Kickers:
681    Bob Pratt (1930-39; 1946)
611    Barry Hall (2002 - 2009)
521    Michael O'Loughlin (1995 - 2009)
464    Adam Goodes (1999 - 2015)
462    Tony Lockett (1995 - 99; 2002)
412    Bob Skilton (1956-68; 1970-71)
397    Tony Morwood (1978-89)
385    Ted Johnson (1923-31)
325    Peter Bedford (1968-76)
317    Warwick Capper (1983-87; 1991)

Most Goals in a Season:
138         Bob Pratt (1934)
114         Tony Lockett (1996)
110         Tony Lockett (1995)
107         Tony Lockett (1998)
102         Bob Pratt (1933)

Most Goals in a Game:
16           Tony Lockett                      Round 19, 1995 v Fitzroy, Western Oval
15           Bob Pratt                             Round 3, 1934 v Essendon, Lake Oval
14           Harold Robertson             Round 12, 1919 v St Kilda, Lake Oval                      
12.3        Tony Lockett                      Round 19.1996 v Richmond, SCG
12.1        Tony Lockett                      Round 16, 1998 v Port Adelaide, SCG

Games Record Holder:
Adam Goodes 372

Top 10 Games Played:
372    Adam Goodes (1999 - 2015)
325    Jude Bolton (1999-2013)
303    Michael O'Loughlin (1995-2009)
287    Jarrad McVeigh (2004-)*
286    Ryan O'Keefe (2000-2014)
260    John Rantall (1963-72; 1976-79)
251    Mark Browning (1975-87)
246    Stephen Wright (1979-92)
246    Mark Bayes (1985-98)
244    Daryn Cresswell (1992-2003)

Brownlow Medallists:
Herbie Matthews             1940
Ron Clegg                            1949
Fred Goldsmith                 1955
Bob Skilton                         1959, 1963, 1968
Peter Bedford                   1970
Graham Teasedale          1977
Barry Round                       1981 (co-winner)
Greg Williams                    1986 (co-winner)
Gerard Healy                      1988
Paul Kelly                             1995
Adam Goodes                   2003 (co-winner) and 2006

Norm Smith Medal winners:
Ryan O’Keefe                     2012

Leigh Matthews trophy winners:
Gerard Healy                      1988

Coleman Medal winners:
Tony Lockett                      1996 and 1998
Lance Franklin                   2014

AFL Rising Star winners:
Adam Goodes   1999
Dan Hannebery 2010
Callum Mills        2016

VFL/AFL Premierships:
1909
South Melbourne 4.14 (38) d Carlton 4.12 (36)

1918
South Melbourne 9.8 (62) d Collingwood 7.15 (57)

1933
South Melbourne 9.17 (71) d Richmond 4.5 (29)

2005
Sydney Swans 8.10 (58) d West Coast 7.12 (54)

2012
Sydney Swans 14.9 (91) d Hawthorn 11.15 (81)

Runners Up:
1899
Fitzroy 3.9 (27) d South Melbourne 3.8 (26)

1907
Carlton 6.14 (50) d South Melbourne 6.9 (45)

1912
Essendon 5.17 (47) d South Melbourne 4.9 (33)

1914
Carlton 6.9 (45) d South Melbourne 4.15 (39)

1934
Richmond 19.14 (128) d South Melbourne 12.17 (89)

1935
Collingwood 11.12 (78) d South Melbourne 7.16 (58)

1936
Collingwood 11.23 (89) d South Melbourne 10.18 (78)

1945
Carlton 15.13 (103) d South Melbourne 10.15 (75)

1996
North Melbourne 19.17 (131) d Sydney Swans 13.10 (88)

2006
West Coast 12.13 (85) d Sydney Swans 12.12 (84)

2014
Hawthorn 21.11 (137) d Sydney Swans 11.8 (74)

2016
Western Bulldogs 13.11 (89) d Sydney Swans 10.7 (67)

Minor Premiers:
1909, 1912, 1918, 1935, 1936, 1945, 1996, 2014, 2016

VFA Premiers:
1881, 1885, 1888, 1889, 1890

Pre-season/Night Series wins:
1956
South Melbourne 13.16 (94) d Carlton 13.10 (88) Lake Oval

1957
South Melbourne 15.13 (103) d Geelong 8.4 (52) Lake Oval

1960
South Melbourne 10.12 (72) d Hawthorn 8.11 (59) Lake Oval

1982
Swans 13.12 (90) d North Melbourne 8.10 (58) VFL Park