Swansea City

  • EPL: Chelsea beat Swansea to stay in title hunt 13-04-2014 10:51 PM

    London: Second-placed Chelsea won 1-0 at Swansea City on Sunday, taking advantage of playing against 10 men for most of the match to keep up the pressure on Premier League leaders Liverpool. That left Chelsea two points behind Liverpool after 34 games each with Jose Mourinho's team due to travel...
  • Michael Laudrup seeks legal advice after Swansea sacking 06-02-2014 09:22 PM

    London: Michael Laudrup is taking legal advice after being fired as Swansea manager on Tuesday. Laudrup revealed on Thursday he was notified of his dismissal in "the briefest of letters which gave no reasons why such hasty and final action was deemed necessary." The Dane adds that he is "of...
  • Swansea sack manager Michael Laudrup after league slump 05-02-2014 08:38 AM

    Swansea City have sacked their Danish manager Michael Laudrup with the Welsh club having dropped into a Premier League relegation battle after a dramatic slump in form that has left them two points above the drop zone. Laudrup, who said that winning the League Cup last season ranked among his...
  • Swansea sign David Ngog from Bolton Wanderers 28-01-2014 07:20 AM

    London: Swansea City have completed the signing of French striker David Ngog from Bolton Wanderers, the Premier League club said on Monday. The former Paris St Germain and Liverpool forward has joined Swansea for an undisclosed fee until the end of the season. "It's a delight for me," Ngog told...
  • Man United search first win in 2014, City travel to Newcastle 10-01-2014 10:46 AM

    London: The threat of a fourth consecutive defeat is looming large for Manchester United and their manager David Moyes, yet the beleaguered Scot feels things are on the verge of turning for his struggling side. Swansea City return to Old Trafford for the second time in a week on Saturday,...
  • Michu sets Swansea on way to 2-0 win at Palace 22-09-2013 08:52 PM

    London: Michu scored for the third successive match this week to put Swansea on track for a 2-0 win over Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Sunday. The Spanish forward took just two minutes to break the deadlock at Selhurst Park, finishing off a slick team move with a...
  • Shock defeats for Valencia and PSV in Europa League 20-09-2013 08:32 AM

    London: The attractive football preached by Swansea City manager Michael Laudrup was displayed to great effect when the Welsh side stunned 10-man Valencia with a 3-0 away victory in the Europa League on Thursday. In their first season in European competition for 22 years, English League Cup holders Swansea took...
  • Liverpool go top despite draw at Swansea 17-09-2013 08:13 AM

    London: Swansea City midfielder Jonjo Shelvey took centre stage against his former club as Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League with a 2-2 draw at the Welsh club on Monday. Shelvey scored Swansea's opener and created their second but his two shocking passes set up both goals...
  • South Korean Ki joins Sunderland on loan 01-09-2013 10:26 AM

    Sunderland have signed South Korea midfielder Ki Sung-yueng from Swansea City on a season-long loan, the Premier League clubs announced on Saturday. Ki, 24, is Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio's 11th acquisition of the transfer window. He played 38 times for Swansea last season - including in their League Cup...
  • Cardiff stun Manchester City 3-2, Tottenham beat Swansea 1-0 25-08-2013 10:44 PM

    Cardiff: Frazier Campbell scored from two second-half corners on Sunday as newly promoted Cardiff stunned Manchester City 3-2 for their first top-flight victory in more than 50 years. Campbell put Cardiff up 2-1 against the run of play when he nodded home from two yards out in the 79th minute...
  • Michael Laudrup looking for a new striker 14-07-2013 12:18 PM

    English Premier League club Swansea's manager Michael Laudrup has admitted that he is eyeing one more summer signing. According to a report in The Daily Star, Laudrup is keen to add another striker and has been linked with a loan move for Udinese's Matej Vydra, 21. Swansea have spent 20...
  • Liverpool sell Jonjo Shelvey to Swansea 03-07-2013 09:48 PM

    England: Liverpool have sold England midfielder Jonjo Shelvey to fellow Premier League side Swansea for 5 million pounds ($7.6 million). The 21-year-old Shelvey spent three years at Anfield following his move from Charlton but was never a first-team regular. He did, though, make his senior England debut last year during...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Wednesday 03-07-2013 08:03 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Wednesday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Kolo Toure officially joins Liverpool from Manchester City Ivory Coast defender Kolo Toure has officially joined Liverpool from Manchester City on a free transfer on Tuesday,...
  • Highly-rated Kyle Bartley joins Birmingham City on loan 03-07-2013 01:06 PM

    Birmingham City have landed a deal with the highly-rated defender Kyle Bartley of Swansea City on a season-long loan deal. Bartley, a former Arsenal man began his career with Bolton Wanderers before joining Gunner's Academy in 2007. He made his first-team debut in a UEFA Champions League tie against Olympiakos...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Saturday 29-06-2013 07:41 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Saturday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Bayern Munich, Franck Ribery agree on contract extension Frenchman Franck Ribery put pen to paper on a new contract with Bayern Munich until 2017, the German...
  • Williams may leave Swansea for Arsenal 25-06-2013 12:26 PM

    Ashley Williams has reportedly desired to end his tenure at Swansea City and preferred Arsenal as his destination. According to a report in The Telegraph , the Swansea captain who is at the threshold of his 29th birthday, believes its time to move on towards a new challenge. The New...
  • Manchester City, Swansea labor to 0-0 draw in EPL 04-05-2013 11:18 PM

    Swansea: Manchester City dropped points in their bid to secure second place in the English Premier League by drawing 0-0 with Swansea in a lackluster match on Saturday. Edin Dzeko and David Silva missed gilt-edged late chances at Liberty Stadium for the deposed champions, who are provisionally seven points clear...
  • Chelsea lose top spot after 1-1 draw at Swansea 03-11-2012 11:00 PM

    Swansea: Chelsea lost top spot in the English Premier League for the first time in more than two months after conceding a late equalizer to Pablo Hernandez in a 1-1 draw with Swansea on Saturday. Hernandez drilled the ball into the corner of the net in the 88th minute at...
  • Man City's Richards sidelined for eight weeks 30-10-2012 06:03 PM

    Manchester: Manchester City defender Micah Richards has been sidelined for eight weeks after undergoing knee surgery. The right back had sustained an injury on his right knee during City's 1-0 defeat of Swansea City on Saturday. Richards damaged the meniscus cartilage of his right knee and underwent immediate surgery to...