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by BBC News
23 Jan 2021 16:12
Forum: The Football Board
Topic: Julian Winter: Promotion would put Swansea City in 'strong' position
Replies: 0
Views: 287

Julian Winter: Promotion would put Swansea City in 'strong' position

Source: BBC Sport Chief executive Julian Winter says Swansea City's finances are "solid" and believes the club will be in a "strong position" should they return to the Premier League this season. Swansea, who are second in the Championship, have endured financial challenges since relegation from th...
by BBC News
18 Jan 2021 08:09
Forum: Matchday Threads
Topic: Season 20/21: The Official Blackburn v Swansea City Match Thread
Replies: 25
Views: 2760

Re: Season 20/21: The Official Blackburn v Swansea City Match Thread

Steve Cooper: Championship fixture list unfair says Swansea City boss Source: BBC Sport Steve Cooper has claimed the Championship fixture list is "unfair" as Swansea City prepare for Tuesday night's meeting with Blackburn Rovers. Swansea made the long trip to Barnsley for a televised fixture on Sat...
by BBC News
18 Jan 2021 08:06
Forum: The Football Board
Topic: Championship Fixture List "Unfair"
Replies: 7
Views: 672

Championship Fixture List "Unfair"

Steve Cooper: Championship fixture list unfair says Swansea City boss Source: BBC Sport Steve Cooper has claimed the Championship fixture list is "unfair" as Swansea City prepare for Tuesday night's meeting with Blackburn Rovers. Swansea made the long trip to Barnsley for a televised fixture on Sat...
by BBC News
18 Jan 2021 07:55
Forum: The Football Board
Topic: The Official Planet Swans January 2021 Transfer Thread
Replies: 128
Views: 15897

Re: The Official Planet Swans January 2021 Transfer Thread

Wilfried Bony: Ex-Man City and Swansea striker willing to play anywhere Source: BBC Sport Former Swansea City and Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony says he is willing to play anywhere in the world as he prepares to sign for a new club. The Ivory Coast international is training with League Two N...
by BBC News
17 Jan 2021 06:36
Forum: Matchday Threads
Topic: Season 20/21: The Official Barnsley v Swansea City Match Thread
Replies: 243
Views: 8075

Re: Season 20/21: The Official Barnsley v Swansea City Match Thread

Source: BBC Sport Swansea City moved four points clear of third-placed Bournemouth thanks to a clinical 2-0 victory at Barnsley. The Tykes are now winless in their last 16 games against a Swansea side increasingly looking like genuine promotion contenders this term. The Swans took the lead on the s...
by BBC News
15 Jan 2021 07:47
Forum: The Football Board
Topic: The Official Planet Swans January 2021 Transfer Thread
Replies: 128
Views: 15897

Re: The Official Planet Swans January 2021 Transfer Thread

Swansea City are set to sign Huddersfield Town goalkeeper Ben Hamer on a free transfer. Hamer, 33, will provide experienced back-up to Freddie Woodman after Swansea lost Steven Benda to injury. Hamer has played 17 times for Huddersfield this season and has made more than 350 senior appearances in hi...
by BBC News
20 Dec 2020 08:38
Forum: Matchday Threads
Topic: Season 20/21: The Official Swansea City v Barnsley Match Thread
Replies: 174
Views: 7630

Re: Season 20/21: The Official Swansea City v Barnsley Match Thread

BBC Sport Match Report Source: BBC Sport Swansea maintained the pressure on the top two in the Championship with a 2-0 win over in-form Barnsley. Jamal Lowe put the hosts ahead after only 76 seconds, firing home from close range as Barnsley failed to clear. The visitors applied plenty of pressure b...
by BBC News
19 Dec 2020 22:20
Forum: The Football Board
Topic: Watford sack manager
Replies: 2
Views: 671

Watford sack manager

Watford have sacked head coach Vladimir Ivic after four months in the role. The Hornets, who have won nine of their 20 Championship games this season under Ivic, are fifth in the table, four points off second-placed Bournemouth and nine off leaders Norwich. The 43-year-old signed a one-year deal in ...
by BBC News
18 Dec 2020 12:06
Forum: Matchday Threads
Topic: Season 20/21: The Official Derby County v Swansea City Match Thread
Replies: 242
Views: 9200

Re: Season 20/21: The Official Derby County v Swansea City Match Thread

Wayne Rooney's promising start to life in management continued as Derby County toppled high-flying Swansea City to claim a first home win of the season. The Rams remain in the Championship's bottom three on goal difference despite extending their unbeaten run since Rooney was made interim head coach...
by BBC News
16 Dec 2020 17:13
Forum: The Football Board
Topic: Concussion Subs Are Coming
Replies: 0
Views: 183

Concussion Subs Are Coming

BBC Sport Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/55335979 Football's lawmakers have approved trials for concussion substitutes from January for any league that wants them. The new rule means permanent substitutions can be made if a player suffers a head injury, even if all replacements have a...
by BBC News
16 Dec 2020 08:18
Forum: Matchday Threads
Topic: Season 20/21: The Official Derby County v Swansea City Match Thread
Replies: 242
Views: 9200

Re: Season 20/21: The Official Derby County v Swansea City Match Thread

Swansea City: Steve Cooper's miserly team aim to defend with the ball BBC Sport https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/onesport/cps/800/cpsprodpb/18430/production/_116067399_gettyimages-1230080050.jpg Swansea City's tally of 10 goals conceded in 18 Championship games this season makes them the meanest team in th...
by BBC News
21 Oct 2020 17:31
Forum: The Football Board
Topic: BBC NEWS: Covid: Welsh professional sport to continue during circuit-breaker lockdown
Replies: 1
Views: 175

BBC NEWS: Covid: Welsh professional sport to continue during circuit-breaker lockdown

<r>Wales' professional sports teams and individuals can continue competing despite the country going into a coronavirus "firebreak", but some athletes will...<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/wales/54602587"><s>[url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/wales/54602587]</s>Read more<e>[/url]</e><...
by BBC News
21 Oct 2020 09:24
Forum: The Football Board
Topic: BBC NEWS: Joe Rodon : Wales defender 'worth more' than fee Spurs paid - Alan Curtis
Replies: 1
Views: 349

BBC NEWS: Joe Rodon : Wales defender 'worth more' than fee Spurs paid - Alan Curtis

Defender Joe Rodon is "worth a lot more" than the fee Tottenham paid Swansea City says Alan Curtis.

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