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Lance Franklin

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Blakey, Buddy and the space between

The Sydney Swans are the poster child for ‘rebuilding on the fly’. With the arrival of academy selection Nick Blakey the Swans have got a bargain deal on a potential key forward star to one day replace the best forward in the game, Buddy Franklin.

Roar Rookie
Roar Rookie

Blakey, Buddy and the space between

The Sydney Swans are the poster child for ‘rebuilding on the fly’. With the arrival of academy selection Nick Blakey the Swans have got a bargain deal on a potential key forward star to one day replace the best forward in the game, Buddy Franklin.

Roar Rookie
Roar Rookie

Blakey, Buddy and the space between

The Sydney Swans are the poster child for ‘rebuilding on the fly’. With the arrival of academy selection Nick Blakey the Swans have got a bargain deal on a potential key forward star to one day replace the best forward in the game, Buddy Franklin.

AFL top 100: The wash-up – Sydney

The Swans acted swiftly after their disappointing end to the season in the elimination final, when they were too slow with leg speed and ball movement to match Greater Western Sydney in the battle of the bridge in Week 1 of the finals.

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Franklin named All-Australian captain

Given how big the AFL All-Australian dinner was for Lance Franklin, it was only fitting that he had the quote of the evening. Seconds after he was announced on stage as captain of the ceremonial lineup, the Sydney star was asked what he might say to his teammates in a pre-game huddle. “Kick it to […]

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