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North Melbourne vs Sydney Swans Tips & Preview - Swans to inflict big defeat on the Roos

06 Aug 2022
Gary Emmerson 06 Aug 2022
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  • North Melbourne vs Sydney Swans tips for Sunday's AFL Round 21 match
  • The game is being played at Marvel Stadium (04:10 BST)
  • Sydney have won their last 5 matches against North Melbourne
  • Will the Swans prove much too good for the Roos?
  • Match preview, predictions and latest team news
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Sydney Swans and the North Melbourne Kangaroos clash (Getty Images)

North Melbourne vs Sydney Swans Predictions

This should be a one-sided affair with the Swans in flying form. The line is set high at -47.5 but Sydney are tipped to cover it.
  • North Melbourne vs Sydney Swans Predictions
  • Head to Head
  • North Melbourne Form
  • North Melbourne Team News
  • North Melbourne Team List
  • Sydney Swans Form
  • Sydney Swans Team News
  • Sydney Swans Team List
  • North Melbourne vs Sydney Swans FAQs

  • North Melbourne have lost 17 of their 19 matches this season.
  • North Melbourne have lost their last 2 matches by 46+ points.
  • Sydney Swans have won their last 5 matches against North Melbourne.
  • Sydney Swans have won their last 4 matches.
  • Sydney Swans won their last match by 73 points.

Head to Head

Sydney Swans hold an 8-2 head to head advantage from the last 10 meetings, including winning the last five in a row.

The Swans won 86-75 in Round 4 earlier this year.

North Melbourne Form

North Melbourne have suffered two heavy defeats since getting their second win of the season against Richmond Tigers three weeks back.

The Roos have gone down 121-75 to Hawthorn and 114-66 against the Essendon Bombers last week.

North Melbourne Team News

Jackson Archer is out with a hip injury, while Aiden Bonar, Kayne Turner and Phoenix Spicer are left out.

Aidan Corr, Lachie Young, Paul Curtis and Aaron Hall all come into the Roos side.

North Melbourne Team List

B: Corr, McKay, La.Young
HB: Dawson, McDonald, Stephenson
C: Scott, Davies-Uniacke, Taylor
HF: Powell, Zurhaar, Greenwood
F: Curtis, Larkey, Ziebell
FOL: Goldstein, Simpkin, Horne-Francis
I/C: Anderson, Lazzaro, Coleman-Jones, Hall
EMG: Walker, Turner, Goater, Perez

Sydney Swans Form

The Swans have all but wrapped up a finals spot after reeling off four straight wins in the last month.

Sydney beat Western Bulldogs, Fremantle Dockers and Adelaide Crows. 

Last week, the Swans thumped GWS Giants 112-39 in a one-sided Sydney derby.

Sydney Swans Team News

The Swans make one change with Logan McDonald coming in for Joel Amartey.

Sydney Swans Team List

B: P.McCartin, Rampe, T.McCartin
HB: Lloyd, Fox, Florent
C: McInerney, Mills, Stephens
HF: Hayward, Reid, Gulden
F: Papley, Franklin, Heeney
FOL: Hickey, Warner, Parker
I/C: Blakey, Clarke, Rowbottom, McDonald
EMG: Ladhams, Roberts, Ronke, Kennedy

North Melbourne vs Sydney Swans FAQs

Where can I watch the North Melbourne vs Sydney Swans live stream?

Check our live streaming calendar to see where to watch the North Melbourne vs Sydney Swans live stream.

What time does North Melbourne vs Sydney Swans start?

The game starts at 04.10 BST on Sunday, August 7.



North Melbourne haven't built on their victory Richmond. I'm predicting another wide-margin defeat with Sydney Swans currently purring their way to the finals.

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