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  • Fremantle Dockers vs Sydney Swans predictions for Saturday's AFL Round 10 match
  • Fremantle Dockers are unbeaten at home this season
  • The Dockers have won the last 2 in Perth against the Swans
  • Match preview, predictions and latest team news
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Fremantle Dockers have won the last 2 matches against the Sydney Swans (Getty Images)
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Fremantle Dockers vs Sydney Swans Tips

Fremantle host Sydney in Perth for the third straight season. The Swans will need to improve their current away record, to hold on to a top 8 spot. 

The Dockers are one of the best home sides and will be playing in front of a home crowd since Round 4 this season. Freo are tipped to cause an upset.

  • Fremantle Dockers are 3-0 at home this season.
  • Fremantle Dockers have won the last 2 matches against Sydney Swans.
  • Fremantle Dockers won last season's match 50-19 at Optus Stadium. 
  • Sydney Swans last beat the Fremantle Dockers in Perth in 2015. 
  • Sydney Swans have lost their last 2 away matches.

Head to Head

It is five wins each in the last 10 clashes, although Fremantle Dockers have won the last two matches against Sydney Swans - both at home.

The last time the two sides met, the Swans only totaled 19 points for the match. It was their lowest ever score since moving from South Melbourne to Sydney. 

Fremantle Dockers Form

The Dockers are on a current three-game losing streak, but all have been away from home including last week's 68-61 loss to Essendon Bombers.

Fremantle sit 10th on the ladder and are one of only five teams remaining with a perfect home record having won all three games in Perth.

Currently, the Dockers are second in the league in Marks inside 50, however, they are bottom in the league for goal accuracy and tackles inside 50. 

Behinds are frequent and costly and Fremantle will need to sharpen up in front of goal.

Fremantle Dockers Team News

Club champion Luke Ryan returns to face the Swans along with key forward Josh Treacy, who will help Fremantle’s goal kicking woes.

Taylin Duman and Reece Conca drop to the emergencies, while Andrew Brayshaw is left out.

Fremantle Dockers Team List

B: Aish, Logue, Ryan
HB: Wilson, Cox, Tucker
C: Acres, Mundy, Colyer
HF: Crowden, Lobb, Switkowski
F: Schultz, Taberner, Walters
FOLL: Darcy, Fyfe, Cerra
I/C: Treacy, Henry, Serong, Watson
EMG: Conca, Duman, Blakely, Meek

Sydney Swans Form

Sydney Swans head west on the back of a home victory against the struggling Collingwood Magpies.

The Swans held Collingwood to only one goal from the second quarter onwards as they piled on nine majors to win 72-42.

They now bid to arrest a two-goal losing run away from home following defeats on the road against Gold Coast Suns and Melbourne Demons.

The Swans are known to be a dominant tackling side and they lead the competition in tackles inside 50 and are in the top three for total tackles per game. 

Sydney Swans Team News

Coach John Longmire has already cleared star forward Lance Franklin to play against the Dockers. 

But the Swans will miss rising stars Errol Gulden and Braeden Campbell for the foreseeable future through injury.

Dylan Stephens impressed in the VFL last weekend and is the only change, coming in the managed Justin McInerney.

Sydney Swans Team List

B: McCartin, Rampe, Lloyd
HB: Hewett, Fox, Cunningham
C: Mills, Kennedy, Blakely
HF: Wicks, McLean, Hayward
F: Papley, Franklin, Heeney
FOLL: Hickey, Parker, Rowbottom
I/C: Dawson, Florent, Warner, Stephens
EMG: Clarke, McInerney, O’Riordan, Amartey

Fremantle Dockers vs Sydney Swans FAQs

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What time does Fremantle Dockers vs Sydney Swans start?

The match is being played at Optus Stadium on Saturday, May 22.



The Dockers are the marginal underdogs but an upset is predicted. Fremantle are unbeaten at home this season, having won the last two in Perth against the Swans and can take the points again.

Best Bet: Dockers Win Match Result @-103.09 at BetMGM - 3 Units

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