Essendon Pipped At The Post Again

ESSENDON 1.5 1.11 2.15 11.16 (82)
SYDNEY 5.3 8.6 11.8 13.8 (86)

GOALS
Essendon: Davey 3, Watson 2, Hocking, Howlett, Jetta, Lovett-Murray, Myers, Stanton
Sydney Swans: Jetta 3, Jack 2, Reid 2, Bolton, Everitt, McVeigh, Mumford, Roberts-Thomson, Shaw

BEST
Essendon: Watson, Davey, Dyson, Howlett, Heppell, Hooker, Dyson
Sydney Swans: Jetta, Bolton, Armstrong, Bird, Kennedy, Richards, McVeigh

INJURIES
Essendon: David Zaharakis (quad) replaced in selected side by Nathan Lovett-Murray
Sydney Swans: Hannebery (concussion)

SUBSTITUTES
Essendon: Tom Bellchambers replaced by David Myers at half-time
Sydney Swans: Dan Hannebery (concussion) replaced by Nick Malceski in the third quarter

Reports: Nil

Umpires: Margetts, Meredith, McInerney