COLLINGWOOD and Essendon is the biggest sporting show in town on Anzac Day, but the Storm insists its annual fixture is also here to stay.

    ALEX Leapai has sent an injury scare through his camp, complaining of a sore shoulder just days away from fighting Wladimir Klitschko.

    THE squads for this weekend’s A-League finals are in, with the biggest news out of Melbourne where Tom Rogic has missed out but Adrian Leijer is in.

    MARK Skaife has boldly declared that Jamie Whincup’s record-breaking V8 Supercars assault will come to a screaming halt this year.

    THE past and futures of Brisbane and Melbourne Victory are inextricably linked but their minds will be on the present come Sunday’s semi-final.

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    AFL Round 9 - Collingwood v Sydney Swans

    May 24, 2013

    Event:                   AFL Round 9 
    Teams:                  Collingwood v Sydney
    Date:                     Friday May 24, 2013
    Start time:             7.50pm

    Gate opening:
    Public/AFL members: 5.30pm
    MCC members: 5.30pm

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 1.30pm
    Gate 5: 3.00pm
    Gate 6: 4.00pm
    Gate 7: 7.00am (media, corporate and disabled pass holders only)

    Expected attendance: 60,000

    General admission seating:

    Ponsford Stand
    Q31-Q36 (back of bays)

    Olympic Stand
    Q49-Q57

    Southern Stand
    Q1-Q15 1/2

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Collingwood - Bay M32 (Rows A-T)
    Sydney Swans - Bay M3 (Rows A-T)

    Tickets: Can be purchased at Ticketek here

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