BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 03: Nic Newman of the Swans handballs during the AFL JLT Community Series match between the Brisbane Lions and the Sydney Swans at Moreton Bay Central Sports Complex on March 3, 2018 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

Carlton have landed Sydney defender Nic Newman, for a future fourth round selection.

Newman has played 31 games for the Swans over his two seasons at the club, but could only manage 11 games this season.

Over the course of his short career, Newman averaged 19.3 disposals, 5.o marks and 3.5 tackles per game.