Adam Pengilly Rhyce Shaw says those who think Adam Goodes should quit AFL have "rocks in their heads" on the eve of the Sydney derby at the SCG.
Sydney Swans defender Rhyce Shaw says anyone who thinks it's time for Adam Goodes to retire has got "rocks in their heads".
David Sygall The man who captained Adam Goodes in his first four seasons at the Swans and presented him with his second Brownlow Medal, in 2006, believes the 353-game veteran's days of playing a leading role in the team are almost certainly over.
David Sygall The Swans have resisted the temptation to bring back small forward Ben McGlynn for the round three clash with Greater Western Sydney on Saturday, opting instead to select Harry Cunningham as a replacement for Adam Goodes, who has requested to play a full game in the reserves rather than wear the substitute's vest.
Sydney coach John Longmire has mooted a much-diminished role for dual Brownlow medallist Adam Goodes this season, insisting the move should come as no surprise.
Former Sydney champion Jude Bolton says his two-time premiership-winning teammate Adam Goodes may have erred in deciding to press on for a 17th AFL season.
David Sygall Rarely is a big deal made about a player reaching his 50th appearance. However, in Dane Rampe's case, it is warranted for both the single-mindedness with which it was achieved and its significance to the game's development in NSW.
David Sygall It's not often a defender can count having eight goals kicked against him as a stroke of good fortune. For Ted Richards, however, his nightmarish 2005 encounter with Brisbane key forward Jonathan Brown set in motion his passageway to Sydney, where he was given the opportunity to realise his potential and took it.
David Sygall The Swans are set to receive a massive boost for their round two clash against Port Adelaide, with Jarrad McVeigh and Ben McGlynn strongly tipped to be available for selection.