The Sydney Swans VFL team had their final pre-season match today against the Giants at Homebush ahead of their season starting next Saturday, April 17.

The Swans found themselves behind for most of the game but came home strong, kicking nine goals in an impressive final term to run out 37-point victors.

See what coach Jeremy Laidler had to say about the clash.

See the best photos from the final pre-season match in the gallery below.

The Sydney Swans VFL team kick off their first season in the new-look VFL competition on Saturday, April 17 at 12pm at Tramway Oval (opposite the SCG) as a pre-curser for Sydney Derby XX.