Carlton Blues vs Sydney Swans

On Friday, Carlton Blues will take on Sydney Swans in the AFL Round 10 clash. Here we have everything about Carlton vs Sydney, start time, preview, prediction, teams, head-to-head, and watching guide.


Carlton vs. Sydney Basics:

  • Competition: AFL Round 10
  • Teams: Carlton Blues vs Sydney Swans
  • Date: Friday, 20 May 2022
  • Time: 7:50 pm AEST (GMT+10)
  • Venue: Marvel Stadium, VIC

When and Where is Carlton Blues vs. Sydney Swans?

Carlton Blues will play Sydney Swans on Friday, 20 May 2022, at 7:50 pm AEST (GMT+10). The match will be held at Marvel Stadium, VIC, the home ground of Carlton Blues.

Match Preview:

Carlton Blues are playing excellent this season under their current boss Michael Voss. They are 4th in the table with 114.3% with 7 wins and 2 losses in 9 matches. They have scored 830 points and conceded 726 points so far in the season.

Carlton Blues are a much better team this season. They are magnificent in the midfield and arguably show the best display in the midfield.

The Blues are coming into this match after a massive 30-point win over the GWS Giants last week. Carlton ballers have bagged 3 wins in a row, which will give them a lot of confidence against Sydney.

On the other hand, Sydney Swans have been struggling in recent weeks. They avoided three defeats in a row with a win over the Bombers last week. The Swans have come back in the winning ways with a dominating win over the Bombers. It will boost their confidence before the tricky tie against the Blues.

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Sydney Swans are 5th in the table with 125.7% with 6 wins and 3 losses in 9 matches. They have scored 850 points and conceded 676 points so far in the season. Difficult weeks await Sydney as they will play Richmond and Melbourne after Carlton.

Team News:

Zac Williams will be unavailable in this match for Carlton Blues due to a serious knock he took in last week. Brodie Kemp and Jack Newnes will also miss this clash against the Swans. On the other hand, Lewis Young and Liam Stocker will play today.

In: Lewis Young, Liam Stocker

Out: Brodie Kemp, Jack Newnes, Zac Williams

On the other hand, Sydney Swans will miss James Rowbottom due to his suspension. Ryan Clarke is also unavailable for this match. Colin O’Riordan will, for the first time this year, against Carlton Blues.

In: Colin O’Riordan

Out: James Rowbottom, Ryan Clarke

Carlton Blues vs. Sydney Swans Team Line-Ups:

Carlton Blues:

FB – Lewis Young, Jacob Weitering, Liam Stocker

HB – Nic Newman, Lachie Plowman, Adam Saad

C – Lochie O’Brien, Patrick Cripps, Sam Walsh

HF – Jesse Motlop, Charlie Curnow, Corey Durdin

FF – Matthew Owies, Jack Silvagni, Zac Fisher

FOL – Tom De Koning, Matthew Kennedy, George Hewett

IC – Adam Cerra, Jack Carroll, Matthew Cottrell, Sam Docherty

EMG – Brodie Kemp, Paddy Dow, Jordan Boyd, Will Setterfield

Sydney Swans:

FB – Paddy McCartin, Dane Rampe, Colin O’Riordan

HB – Jake Lloyd, Tom McCartin, Justin McInerney

C – Isaac Heeney, Chad Warner, Nick Blakey

HF – Will Hayward, Logan McDonald, Errol Gulden

FF – Tom Papley, Lance Franklin, Peter Ladhams

FOL – Tom Hickey, Callum Mills, Luke Parker

IC – Oliver Florent, Josh P. Kennedy, James Bell, Sam Wicks

EMG – Braeden Campbell, Matt Roberts, Hayden McLean, Dylan Stephens


The Blues and Swans have played 68 matches since 1980; the Swans won 38 and Blues 30.

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In their last 5 meetings, Sydney Swans are holding the edge by 3-to 2 wins over Carlton Blues.

In the most recent meeting in 2021, Sydney defeated Carlton by 15.10 (100) to 11.12 (78) at SCG.

Key Players:

The Blues captain Patrick Cripps will be the player to watch for Carlton. He is arguably the best player in the AFL this season. This crucial 27-year-old captain is averaging 28.9 disposals, 14.8 contested possessions, and 7.8 clearances. Moreover, he can also go forward and contribute to the offense.

Callum Mills will be the most crucial player for the Swans in this match. The Swans co-skipper Mills is having a fantastic season so far. He can significantly impact this match with his excellent ball-winning ability and contribution to the defense.


Carlton Blues are having an excellent season this year. They are at 4th in the table, a spot ahead of the Swans. The Blues are running hot and have bagged three wins in a row.

On the other hand, the Swans are 5th on the table. They have suffered a dip in form in recent weeks. They have lost 2 in the last 3 matches.

This season, the Blues are displaying excellent performance in the midfield, arguably the best. It would be difficult for the Swans to beat an in-form Carlton side. However, the Swans can take inspiration from their recent meetings, in which they are leading by 3-2 wins.

Surprise Sports experts predict that Carlton Blues should continue their winning run by defeating Sydney Swans. Carlton Blues win.

How to Watch Carlton vs. Sydney on TV and Online?

If you are searching for a place to watch the match, you are in the right place. Here we got all the information on how to live stream Carlton vs Sydney. Let’s see.

The official TV broadcaster of Carlton vs Sydney is Channel 7. Channel 7 is an Australia-based commercial-free TV channel. They broadcast all kinds of shows for the fans, including sports. For the AFL fans, they will show the whole match live on TV. They also have an online streaming option. And as the game isn’t paid per view, you don’t have to pay any money. Just make sure your cable line is fine, and you are good to go.

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The live stream will be available on Kayo Sports.

Fox Sports will broadcast AFL matches in the USA. The game will be available on the Fox Sports TV channel, and the HD version of Fox Sports will broadcast the live stream of the match.

TSN is the most popular channel in Canada. They host all the sports and entertainment shows in Canada. All the matches AFL are available on TSN.

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