Sport McVeigh ready to go for Swans' AFL semi

15:08  13 september  2017
15:08  13 september  2017 Source:

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Sydney veteran Jarrad McVeigh is thrilled with the birth of his daughter Florence, likewise the timing of it before the Swans ' AFL semi -final. "It came on Tuesday, so I was always going (to play)," McVeigh said.

Mills is set to return from a hamstring strain, while Swans co-captain Jarrad McVeigh was also selected after overcoming a calf issue. I did that, I feel great and I’m ready to go .”

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Jarrad McVeigh has celebrated the first of two milestones this week, with the AFL veteran's wife giving birth to daughter Florence on Tuesday.

McVeigh, who will play his 300th match later this week, insists there is no prospect of him missing Sydney's semi-final on Friday night against Geelong.

"We tried to put a few things in place because she was actually due next Monday, so we sped things up a little bit," he told reporters on Thursday.

Jarrad McVeigh of the Swans celebrates victory against the Crows at Adelaide Oval. © James Elsby/AFL Media/Getty Images Jarrad McVeigh of the Swans celebrates victory against the Crows at Adelaide Oval.

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