Pre Grand Final trivia to conquer the jitters.
Barry Hall has lucky underwear. (so do I)
Ben Matthews has a tattoo of a tiger guarding cubs on his side.
Brett Kirk is the most effective Buddhist midfielder in the AFL.
Michael O'Loughlin's partner gave birth to their first child the week he kicked his 400th goal.
Paul Roos met his American wife in a bar in San Diego.
I have been a fan of the Swans since I saw my first AFL match on ESPN in 1982. I had a team poster on the wall of my office in Ohio which inspired the girls and intimidated the boys. When the deputy Director General of the NLA visited me there on business we spent the time talking football and he seemed to be trying to sell me on the idea of living in Canberra.