Tom Mitchell to join the Hawks after finalising deal with Swans

Hawthorn Football Club has confirmed Tom Mitchell will join the Hawks after a deal was finalised with Sydney Football Club this morning.

Hawthorn Recruiting and List Manager Graham Wright said they were pleased the deal could be finalised and Tom is able to join the Hawks.

“Tom has had a terrific year at the Swans and we look forward to welcoming him to the Hawks.


The 23-year-old was drafted to the Swans in 2011 from Claremont. He has played 63 career games since making his debut in 2013 and kicked 38 goals.

Midfielder Tom Mitchell has requested a trade. Full details are online now!

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He is the second player to join the Hawks during this year’s trade period after a deal was reached with Ty Vickery on Monday.