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NAB Challenge to provide competitive test

Sydney coach John Longmire is looking forward to seeing his side implement the good habits learned throughout the pre-season in Friday night’s NAB Challenge match against Brisbane.

4:29pm  Mar 4, 2015

Marrickville intra-club a success

Buoyed by the success of last Friday evening’s intra-club match at Henson Park, Marrickville, Sydney Swans CEO Andrew Ireland said the Club would continue to seek ways for the Club to engage with fans in Sydney’s inner west areas.

2:00pm  Mar 4, 2015

Ticket bargain for season opener

With the start of the home and away season just 31 days away we are giving fans the chance to take up a great ticket offer for our season opener against Essendon at ANZ Stadium.

12:00pm  Mar 4, 2015

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Sydney Swans Coaching Staff

The Sydney Swans are coached by former North Melbourne star full-forward, John Longmire. After serving a long apprenticeship under premiership coach Paul Roos, Longmire took the reigns at the Swans in 2011, guiding the club to a semi-final appearance in his first season as a senior coach, a premiership in just his second year, and a preliminary final with an injury-riddled team in 2013.

Longmire is joined in the coaches box each week by his assistants, consisting of John Blakey, Stuart Dew, Henry Playfair and Marty Mattner.

John Longmire - Senior Coach

After taking over from Paul Roos as senior coach at the end of the 2010 season, John Longmire guided his new-look Sydney Swans side to the 2012 premiership in just his second year as a senior AFL coach... more

 

John Blakey - Defence

The former long-serving Fitzroy and North Melbourne midfielder has been a Swans assistant since 2006... more

 

Henry Playfair - Forwards

After his playing career was cut short due to injury, Playfair became a Swans assistant coach in 2012... more

 

Jared Crouch - Development

Coach of the Swans Reserves after a long and celebrated 223-game playing career at the club... more

 

Stuart Dew - Strategy and Midfield

A premiership player with both Port Adelaide and Hawthorn, Dew has been a Swans assistant since 2010... more

 

Marty Mattner - Assistant Midfield Coach

A 2012 premiership player with the Sydney Swans, Mattner will head to the coaches box in 2013...more