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2014 in review: Dean Towers

Dean Towers was on the cusp of selection all of the 2014 season, getting his chance on six occasions

2:00pm  Oct 22, 2014

2014 in review: Round 8

Reigning premier Hawthorn were defeated in the first appearance of the Swans four-pronged forward line

11:00am  Oct 22, 2014

Swans to face Bombers in Round 1

The Sydney Swans will take on Essendon on Easter Saturday at ANZ Stadium in round 1, 2015.

9:51am  Oct 22, 2014

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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