Swansea City

Player Focus: Gylfi Sigurdsson Rejuvenated in Familiar Swansea Surroundings

Ben McAleer | Posted 04.09.2014 | 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 19.08.2014 | 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 19.08.2014 | 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...

Cardiff City Vs Swansea City: Welsh Derby Live Blog

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK Sport

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Cardiff City v Swansea City Preview

Chris Saunders | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK Sport
Chris Saunders

This Sunday, Swansea travel to Cardiff for what promises to be one of the highlights of the Premier League season. And no, I'm not exaggerating. This will be the first time the two sides have ever clashed in top flight football, and neither will want to give up an inch to their arch-rivals and sworn enemy.

Who Claims Chelsea Wanted Him Over Mourinho?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Sport

Swansea manager Michael Laudrup claims Chelsea enquired about his availability prior to their appointment of José Mourinho. The Dane was linked wi...

Samuel Luckhurst

United's Derby Casualties, Arsenal's Toughest Test & More

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK Sport

Like Frankenstein's Monster, the Premier League finally came alive after a number of failed attempts last week and the sixth matchday boasts a number ...

Birmingham Humble League Cup Holders Swansea 3-1 (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK Sport

Swansea boss Michael Laudrup rejected the suggestion that elimination from the Capital One Cup provides his side with some welcome respite amid an alr...

Samuel Luckhurst

Chelsea's Reaction, Romelu Lukaku, Liverpool's Coutinho Question And More

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK Sport

Hopefully Swansea City and Liverpool's Monday night treat will rouse a Premier League season in desperate need of excitement and goals. Here are fi...