Sydney Swans name Sam Reid and Justin McInerney in grand final team


While McInerney joined in full training during a closed session at the SCG on Thursday morning before the team flew to Melbourne, Reid only did light running.

One of just two remaining players from the Swans’ last premiership in 2012 with co-captain Luke Parker, Reid has been in career-best form after a slow start to the season.

Reid with the Swans at Sydney airport before their flight to Melbourne on Thursday afternoon.

Reid with the Swans at Sydney airport before their flight to Melbourne on Thursday afternoon.Credit:Edwina Pickles

His athleticism and natural leap for a tall player would make a fully fit Reid the ideal match-up to run with Geelong’s versatile second ruckman Mark…



Read the Full Article Here theage

Join our social media accounts to watch exclusive videos and photos

Written by Bourbiza Mohamed

I have 26 years of experience as a professional writer and editor and have been working as a full time freelancer since 2011. I am originally from Casablanca, Morocco, and I graduated from Qatar University with a degree in journalism. I have worked for newspapers, magazines, news agencies, websites. I speak fluent Arabic, French, English, Russian and Spanish.

Australian flag on fire as ‘anti-monarchy’ protests begin Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Canberra

Several flood warnings in place across NSW as slow-moving low pressure system brings heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms