‘It’s more than that’: Surprise $1m Grundy reveal... and why it leaves Swans in cap ‘squeeze’

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AFL: With the likes of Errol Gulden and Logan McDonald set for new deals, the Swans could be facing a salary cap squeeze due to Brodie Grundy's salary.

The Swans could be faced with a “tight” salary cap “squeeze” this year after surprise details of Brodie Grundy’s contract were revealed.

Watch every game of every round this Toyota AFL Premiership Season LIVE with no ad-breaks during play on Kayo. New to Kayo?The 29-year-old is contracted through the 2027 season, having penned an eight-year agreement in 2020 while still at Olympic Park. Asked Herald Sun colleague Jay Clark: “I think the expectation was Sydney got him on the cheap, right? How did they get him so easy?Landsberger broke down the different portions of Grundy’s contract, noting the Demons are financially free of their commitments to their former big man.

Clark said that while Grundy “deserved” his pay-day, there will be consequences elsewhere for the Swans as a result.“They brought Taylor Adams also, you think they’re going to try and sign-up Logan McDonald, we know Fremantle are into him.

 

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