Archives: Swansea City

Top 10 Premier League Transfer Targets for Sky Six Clubs

Posted on by Steve Howells

In the most open Premier League campaign in recent times, the league has yet again proven why it’s regarded as one of the most exciting leagues in the world. Surprise packages in the form of Norwich, Newcastle and Swansea have … Continue reading

5 Premier League Star Players No-One Expected This Season

Posted on by Peter Sharland

The Premier League season has once again provided all the thrills and spills that we come to expect from the most exciting league in the world. One of the most refreshing things about this division is the fact that there … Continue reading

Swansea 0-2 Newcastle United: Swans Come Undone Against Toon Army

Posted on by Alexander Fairchild

Oh Swansea, my Swansea. Well, they’re not my team, though they have been adopted as the favored squad of most Premier League neutrals. Silky smooth, yet flamboyantly frustrating, the Swans pass the ball around the park, only for it to … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 31: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

If Fernando Torres can do it, why can’t Andy Carroll? Newcastle United host Liverpool in the early Sunday kickoff in a match that will see the return of Andy Carroll to the hallowed pitch at St. James’ Park. It’ll be … Continue reading

Find Out Who’s In the Premier League Team of the Season 2011-12

Posted on by Alex Muller

Out friends over at The Football Daily have thought long and hard this week about which 11 players deserve to be in the Premier League team of the season for 2011-12. The results from their number crunching and debates have … Continue reading

Norwich And Swansea Create Blueprint For Future Clubs Promoted from Championship

Posted on by Peter Sharland

Pre-season predictions are a dangerous game especially when it comes to tipping the relegation candidates. A safe bet is to always look around the teams from last year and the newly promoted sides. This is something BBC’s chief football writer … Continue reading

An Early Look at the Contenders for the Premier League Manager of the Season Award

Posted on by Scott Fulton

The Premier League Manager of the Season award is always a contentious one. Whilst usually dominated by the manager of the league champions, there are often several contenders. Overachievers competing for Europe? The newly promoted side comfortable in mid table? … Continue reading

There’s More Than One City in the Premier League

Posted on by Christopher Harris

After Swansea City’s well-deserved victory against Manchester City Sunday, where the Welsh club worked its socks off for 94 minutes, I think it’s time that the Swans deserve some respect. Throughout this entire season, the team has stuck to its … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 28: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

If you live in the United States, hopefully you’ve remembered to move your clocks forward one hour this morning. With the U.S. Daylight Savings Time in full effect, the two big matches kick off at 10am ET today. Manchester United … Continue reading

What I Learned About Your Premier League Club This Season

Posted on by Christopher Harris

In the 20 years that I’ve followed the Premier League, this season has been the most unique for me. In previous years, I watched the league with an unbiased lens, able to dish out criticism and laud players and teams … Continue reading

7 Reasons to Fall in Love With Swansea City This Season

Posted on by Christopher Harris

There are a lot of reasons to love Swansea City. Even if I hadn’t been supporting them for 32 years, I still think I probably would be writing this article. During the past 10 days, Swansea picked up three points … Continue reading

Lower-Table Premier League Clubs Need to Believe In Themselves and Stop Fawning Opposition

Posted on by Jack Lyden

In this day and age it is somewhat accepted that the “big clubs” will dominate all across the board in English football. Somewhat stale air breathes on football as the stranglehold of money dictates all. Is it possible a manager … Continue reading

Swansea Accomplishing So Much With Small Budget, Few Resources And Players With Plenty To Prove

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sunday’s match between Swansea and Arsenal was an eyeopening account that laid bare the strengths and weaknesses of both sides, especially the gulf in talent and confidence between Swansea’s Premier League footballers and the poor confidence and technical inefficiencies of … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 21: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Today’s two Premier League matches include high-flying Newcastle United and Arsenal, both against recently promoted sides — QPR and Swansea respectively. A win for Newcastle and they’ll leapfrog over Liverpool into sixth position in the league. A win for Arsenal … Continue reading

5 New Reasons to Be Optimistic About Swansea’s Chances Of Staying Up

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Swansea City has finally gotten another monkey off its back with its first away win of the season. The first monkey of the season was waiting five games before the Swans got their first goal of the Premier League season (in a … Continue reading

Time To Give The Other 14 Clubs in the Premier League Some Well-Deserved Respect

Posted on by Christopher Harris

What a difference a week makes. Since Christmas Day, the teams at the bottom and in the middle of the Premier League have performed spectacularly, picking up much-needed points. Consider that Blackburn beat Manchester United at Old Trafford and tied … Continue reading

What Are The 20 Premier League Clubs Wishing For in 2012?

Posted on by Matt Hackenmiller

Here is what the Premier League clubs are wishing for in 2012: Arsenal: Gunner fans are wishing that scoring machine Robin van Persie continues his torrid streak. Aston Villa: That Alex McLeish has a method to his “managerial tactic” madness. … Continue reading

Luke Moore, Leroy Lita and Wayne Routledge Breathe New Life Into Swansea Attack

Posted on by Christopher Harris

After 15 games in the Premier League, Swansea sit in eleventh position. Their future in the top league is far from secure. But it’s safe to say they’ve given a good account of themselves thus far. Most importantly, they’ve shown … Continue reading