Kevin Sheedy , former AFL Richmond player and Essendon Coach is the man entrusted with the establishment and development of the new team. ”
“Sheeds” has played a major role in getting more indigenous players into the competition.
Inspiring photos of a proud history .
Saturday , was AFL match day in Sydney , when the Swans played the Hawks. A party atmosphere was in the air, as the jovial fans dressed in their football jumpers , guernseys, jerseys , made their way through, Surry Hills clogged streets ,to the SCG .
None, seemed too concerned, about getting there , for the first bounce . Many would miss it .
Brave Hawks fans,Â wearing their teams football jumpers, jerseys , guernseys, were mixed in amongst the crowd.
The Swans , were victorious and the young indigenous player, Lewis Jetta ,kicked his first goal since being drafted to the Swans team earlier this year.
AFL Football, on a local , interstate, and global level is attracting fans and players everywhere .