Swansea City

Swansea Rules!

Lloyd Harris | Posted 25.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Lloyd Harris

Freshers' will be an incredibly exciting introduction to your life at university. However, you may find things slightly overwhelming at times, and even the most independent person can feel a bit homesick. Just remember, everyone is in the same boat and there's a vast advice and support network surrounding you.

Swansea Student Housing: The Dark Side

Lloyd Harris | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Lloyd Harris

There are many top quality student properties in Swansea that are maintained by kind, caring and helpful landlords. However, there is no avoiding that a significantly high number of students are suffering from sub-standard accommodation that is plastered in mould, infested with slugs and neglected by the irresponsible landlord that owns it.

Six Impressive Premier League Signings for Smaller Clubs That Could Be Stars

Matt Gault | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK Sport
Matt Gault

What has been evident from the transfer window this summer is that the Premier League's so-called 'smaller clubs' can now afford to splash the cash, benefitting from the lucrative TV rights deal. Here, we take a look at six of the most impressive summer signings for clubs outside last season's top six...

Film Review: High Tide

Samantha Booth | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Samantha Booth

The debut feature film from Jimmy Hay and James Gillingham shows urban city problems and family fractures blend into the rural, seaside lifestyle in way unseen before...

Eriksen the Key as Tottenham Continue Unlikely Progress

Theo Delaney | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK Sport
Theo Delaney

Somehow, despite all the moaning, the turgid play, the ordinary players, Franco Baldini, Poch's accent and the small pitch, Spurs are just four points off the top four, two points behind Arsenal, three clear of Liverpool and still in all the cups. But without Eriksen, the picture would be a good deal less rosy.

Think Before You Tweet Alexis

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Sport

Arsenal's star man Alexis Sanchez has been trolled by Swansea's Angel Rangel and Wayne Routledge after the Chilean tweeted 'Going to sleep! Tomorrow t...

Player Focus: Gylfi Sigurdsson Rejuvenated in Familiar Swansea Surroundings

Ben McAleer | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

Tottenham's spending spree last summer had a number of players fearing for their future at White Hart Lane... One player somewhat forgotten about in the mayhem was midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson... yet despite making 58 league appearances during his two-year spell in north London, the 24-year-old never really established himself as a first-team regular.

Team Focus: Van Gaal Must Shoulder Blame for System Stubborness

Martin Laurence | Posted 19.10.2014 | UK Sport
Martin Laurence

Stubborn is a word that has been used to describe the Dutchman in the past and it may well be apt here. He didn't have the personnel with the experience to implement a system dependent on defensive organisation... Was Van Gaal in the wrong by trying to start with a 3-4-1-2 formation this weekend?

Five Reasons Why Manchester United's Defeat to Swansea Could Be the Best Result for the Red Devils

Rich Davis | Posted 19.10.2014 | UK Sport
Rich Davis

Louis van Gaal's first foray into competitive Premier League football ended in disappointing fashion on Saturday afternoon as he watched his team slide to a 2-1 defeat to Swansea City... However, despite the initial sadness in defeat, Saturday's disappointment could be the best result for Louis van Gaal and Manchester United.

Samuel Luckhurst

Are You Moyes In Disguise? 5 Talking Points From Van Gaal's Opening Day Defeat

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.08.2014 | UK Sport

Louis van Gaal's Manchester United era began with a feeble 2-1 defeat to Swansea City. Wayne Rooney cancelled out Ki Sung-yueng's opener but Gylfi ...

Premier League Fixtures 2014-15 Announced!

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester United's era under Louis van Gaal will begin at home against Swansea City on the opening day of the 2014-15 Premier League season. Champ...

Premier League 2013-14 Mid-Table Awards

Joe Cooper | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK Sport
Joe Cooper

Forget your Luis Suarezes and your Yaya Toures, because it's time to put an end to the myth that the mid-table is dull and dreary by handing out some awards!

The Damned Dozen: The Premier League Managers Who Lost Their Jobs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Sport

"It's not a very secure industry to be in at this moment in time," West Ham manager Sam Allardyce said of football management on Sunday. Allardyce cou...

Shades Of Keegan's Newcastle, But Will Liverpool Go One Better?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Sport

Brendan Rodgers vowed to retain Liverpool's attacking style after a rollercoaster 4-3 victory over his former club Swansea. Liverpool, whose four g...

Laudrup's Paris Trip Was The Final Straw For Swansea

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Sport

Michael Laudrup was told he had been sacked by Swansea City after he returned from a two-day trip to Paris over the weekend. Laudrup's relationship...

Laudrup And The 28 Other Managerial Departures This Season

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Sport

Swansea chairman Huw Jenkins has admitted the decision to part company with manager Michael Laudrup was "taken reluctantly" but believes it is in the ...

Premier League January Transfers 2014 - Ins and Outs

The Huffington Post UK | Edward Tew | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Sport

There's only one more day left of the January transfer window, so catch-up on all the ins and outs with our club by club guide:...

Monk, Flores And 5 Other Training Ground Bust-Ups (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

The award for training ground bust-up of the season goes to Swansea City teammates Garry Monk and Chico Flores, after reports claimed the latter was s...

'Trigger, He Only Had One Broom' - Spurs Fans Pay Tribute To Lloyd-Pack

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Tottenham's Premier League resurgence under Tim Sherwood continued with a 3-1 win at Swansea City on Sunday, and their supporters paid an amusing trib...

Out At The First Hurdle: Moyes's United Beaten By Swansea

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester United and David Moyes's season plummeted to a new low after Wilfried Bony's late header gave Swansea City a deserved FA Cup win at Old Tra...

Who's Top Of The Tree Now? Premier League Boxing Day Results (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 26.12.2013 | UK Sport

Arsenal returned to the top of the Premier League tree, for a couple of hours at least, with a 3-1 win against an uninspiring West Ham United. Carl...

Who Should Be Manager of the Year?

Tim Hearn | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Sport
Tim Hearn

At this time of year, we like to reflect on the last twelve months of Premier League football and hand out the annual awards. One award I would like to focus on is the Manager of the Year for 2013...

Danny Graham And 21 Other Muted Celebrations (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Sport

Danny Graham scored his first Premier League goal of the year, and first since 9 January, when he netted for Hull in the 1-1 draw at former club Swan...

Why Is Swansea Left-Back Davies Driving This?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK Sport

Ben Davies fulfilled his forfeit after losing Swansea City's crossbar challenge, as he drove the club's "pink Ferrari" into training. Davies, 20, m...

Cardiff 1-0 Swansea: Fans In The Stands (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Sport

Cardiff City and Swansea City might have disappointed as a spectacle but, as the below pictures demonstrate, there was plenty of entertainment off the...