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Sydney Swans Coaching Staff

John Longmire has been the senior coach of the Sydney Swans since 2011.

Longmire led the football club to the 2012 Premiership and two further Grand Final appearances in 2014 and 2016.

The Sydney Swans are yet to miss a finals series under the guidance of Longmire.

In 2019 he will be joined by John Blakey, Dean Cox, Brett Kirk, Radgh Kennelly and Steve Johnson in the coaches box.

John Longmire - Senior Coach

2019_longmire_CP.png John Longmire continues to build an impressive coaching resume since taking over as senior coach at the end of 2010.... more

BRETT KIRK - ASSISTANT COACH

2019_kirk_CP.png The former Sydney Swans captain and tough midfielder is in charge of the Swans midfield group in 2019... more

STEVE JOHNSON - ASSISTANT COACH

 2019_johnson_CP.png The three-time premiership Cat achieved nearly everything as a player and brings a wealth of experience to the Sydney Swans' coaching panel... more

JOHN BLAKEY - HEAD OF DEVELOPMENT

2019_blakey_CP.png The former long-serving Fitzroy and North Melbourne utility has been on the Swans' coaching panel since 2006... more

Lloyd Perris - Development Coach

2019_perris_CP.png A former rookie-listed player returns to the Swans ahead of the 2019 season as a development coach... more

DEAN COX - ASSISTANT COACH

2019_cox_CP.png A decorated ruckman who has played more than 290 games, Cox will continue to look after stoppages in 2019... more

TADHG KENNELLY - DEVELOPMENT COACH

2019_kennely_CP.png  The 197-game Irishman and 2005 premiership defender is an assistant coach in 2019 after being at the helm of the NEAFL Swans last season... more

JEREMY LAIDLER - DEVELOPMENT COACH

 2019_laidler_CP.png A settling influence in defence with the Swans as a player, Jeremy Laidler will  guide the NEAFL Swans in 2019 as a coach... more