Swansea Rumors & News

  • Swansea Premier League survival bid marred by 'scuffle’ in training

    The Telegraph "Swansea City’s fight to escape relegation from the Premier League has been overshadowed by claims that their players were engaged in a training-ground scuffle ahead of last Sunday’s home clash with Chelsea. A group of six players were understood to have taken part in the brawl last Wednesday..." April 15

  • Agent: Swansea captain Williams 'ready to talk' to Napoli

    Goal.com "Swansea City captain Ashley Williams is "ready to talk" if Napoli make an approach for his services, according to the player's agent. Reports in Italy this week suggested that Napoli coach Rafael Benitez was preparing to make an offer after being impressed by the defender during the Italian..." April 10

  • Williams keen on Arsenal move as Swansea captain looks for fresh challenge

    Daily Mail "Swansea face a fight to keep captain Ashley Williams, with the defender ready to quit the club this summer. The central defender has been a mainstay for the Welsh side since their promotion to the Barclays Premier League in 2011. But the Wales international is eager to leave. Williams has..." March 29

  • Ronald Koeman touted for Swansea job

    The Express "The Dutchman is set to leave Feyenoord at the end of the season and his agent, Guido Albers, has been in contact with the Welsh club. Garry Monk is in temporary charge following the sacking of Michael Laudrup but could make way for a more experienced man. " March 12

  • Swansea captain Ashley Williams a summer transfer target for Rafa Benitez's Napoli side

    Daily Mirror "Swansea skipper Ashley Williams is wanted by Napoli boss Rafa Benitez. Benitez was impressed with the £5million-rated Williams when Napoli played Swansea over two legs in the Europa League last month. Italian agents working on behalf of Napoli have been instructed to try to broker a deal to..." March 03

  • Swansea insist Michu's staying to dash transfer plans of Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala

    Daily Mirror "Garry Monk claims Swansea are not interested in cashing in on Michu. The Spaniard is a target for Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala, and Monk claims the Swans are under no pressure to sell their best players. Monk says Swansea have received no bid for the Spaniard, who has nearly recovered from..." February 24

  • Swansea's Michu eyed for transfer to Anzhi Makhachkala.. within the next 48 hours

    Daily Mirror "Swansea’s Spanish hitman Michu is wanted by Anzhi Makhachkala – before the Russian transfer window shuts on Monday night, writes Alan Nixon of the Sunday People. Michu is being offered a huge pay-day at crisis club Anzhi, who have crashed to the bottom of the Russian league after major cash..." February 23

  • Swansea eye Glenn Hoddle as manager after sacking Michael Laudrup

    Daily Mirror "Welsh side set to interview the former England boss this week as he seeks a return to the top-flight more than a decade after his last Premier League job. Glenn Hoddle is on Swansea’s managerial short-list to replace Michael Laudrup. Former England boss Hoddle is interested and is set to be..." February 06

  • Swansea sack Michael Laudrup

    talkSport "Swansea City have sacked Michael Laudrup. The Jacks have struggled this season and sit 11th in the Premier League with Saturday's 2-0 defeat at West Ham leaving them just two points above the relegation zone. Veteran defender Garry Monk was drafted in to work under the Danish boss and it..." February 04

  • Liverpool's Raheem Sterling a transfer target for Swansea as Reds chase Mohamed Salah

    Daily Mirror "Red-hot Raheem Sterling could be set for a loan move to Swansea once Liverpool land Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah. Swans manager Michael Laudrup is keen on the England starlet, 19, who has scored three times in his last seven appearances. League Cup holders Swansea are among a number of..." January 03

  • Goalie wanted for Swansea as Michel Vorm is set to undergo knee surgery

    The Express "Vorm requires knee surgery which will rule him out for several weeks. That will leave Swansea with only one senior goalkeeper – Gerhard Tremmel – as well as 18-year-old Slovenian rookie Gregor Zabret." December 10

  • Enrique first choice to replace under-fire AVB with Swans boss Laudrup Plan B

    Daily Mail "Former Roma coach Luis Enrique is the shock name in the frame at Tottenham if they decide to pull the trigger on Andre Villas-Boas. Enrique, now back in Spain with La Liga strugglers Celta Vigo, worked with Spurs director of football Franco Baldini in Rome. The former Barcelona B coach had..." November 28

  • Everton ramp up Diogo Viana chase as Swansea join hunt for Portuguese winger

    Daily Mirror "Everton have stepped up their interest in Portuguese midfielder Diogo Viana. MirrorSport revealed in August that Goodison boss Roberto Martinez was monitoring the ace. Viana has since continued his impressive form for high-flying Gil Vicente in the Portuguese Primeira Liga. And Everton..." November 20

  • Swansea hope to pip Cardiff to Thomas Ince signing in cut-price January move

    Daily Mirror "Swansea aim to beat south Wales rivals Cardiff to the signing of Tom Ince in January. The £8million-rated Blackpool winger is already an England Under-21 star and faced San Marino in Shrewsbury last night. Ince snubbed a switch to Premier League newboys Cardiff last summer, but Welsh..." November 20

  • Newcomer Vazquez keen to impress at Swansea

    Goal.com "The striker moved to the Liberty Stadium on a season-long loan deal on deadline day and is now hoping to impress in the Premier League after catching the eye at Euro 2013 Swansea City newcomer Alvaro Vazquez is eager to make his mark in the Premier League after joining from Getafe on..." September 04

  • Swansea agree deal for Alvaro Vazquez

    twentyfour7football "Swansea City have agreed a season-long loan deal for Alvaro Vazquez from Getafe. The 22-year-old striker will cost the Swans a £1 million loan fee. The former Spanish youth international will compete for a starting place against Wilfred Bony and Michu." September 02

  • Swansea City in reported bid for Spanish striker Alvaro Vazquez

    South Wales Evening Post "Swansea City have reportedly tabled a £2.5 million bid for Getafe striker Alvaro Vazquez. Michael Laudrup stated during pre-season that he did not want to sign any more Spaniards after recruiting three La Liga players - Jose Canas Jordi Amat and Alejandro Pozuelo - over the summer. But there..." August 28

  • Arsenal dealt blow in pursuit of Williams and Michu

    SportsVibe "Arsenal have been dealt a setback in their attempt to sign Swansea duo Michu and Ashley Williams it has been reported. The Daily Mail has reported that Swansea City chairman Huw Jenkins has warned the Gunners that neither of his two players are for sale. Jenkins said “Nothing has changed...." August 21

  • Arsene Wenger sizes up £35m bid for Swansea pair

    London Evening Standard "Arsenal are weighing up a £35million double raid on Swansea for striker Michu and defender Ashley Williams as the club look to respond to mounting criticism over their lack of signings. Saturday’s 3-1 home defeat to Aston Villa provoked an angry response from supporters who booed the team off..." August 20

  • Arsenal look to bring in £25m Michu from Swansea

    The Independent "Arsenal will have to pay £25million to bring Swansea forward Michu to the club as Arsene Wenger reportedly prepares to unravel his Plan B in the transfer market. Wenger also faces a struggle to sign Manchester City’s Micah Richards having renewed interest in the right-back with his availability..." August 19

  • Arsenal face £25million Michu transfer fee if they want to buy Swansea star

    Daily Mirror "Arsenal will be told to pay £25million to make Michu their transfer Plan B. And the Gunners also face a battle if they follow up on enquiries made over Manchester City ­defender Micah Richards. Having seen bids for Luis Suarez and Wayne Rooney rejected this summer Arsenal are being forced to..." August 18

  • Liverpool could have signed £12m Swansea striker five years ago

    Give Me Sport "Liverpool had the chance to sign new Swansea striker Wilfried Bony after taking the Ivorian star on trial at the age of 19 reports the Daily Express. According to Leeds United legend Brian Deane - who now manages Sarpsborg 08 in the Norwegian top-flight - Bony had a trial at Anfield five years..." August 02

  • Swansea's Wilfried Bony signing will make me better than ever, claims Michu

    Daily Mirror "Michu insists he will become even better this season – thanks to the arrival of Swansea club-record signing Wilfried Bony. The Spanish midfielder made his big breakthrough with 22 goals in all competitions last year but was forced to play as a makeshift striker. Yet Michu 27 believes he can..." July 30

  • Swansea agree deal for Ivory Coast international Wilfried Bony

    Football 365 "The 24-year-old striker has been heavily linked with a move to the Swans with midfielder Leon Britton already admitting the transfer would be a massive "statement of intent" by the club. That statement now appears to have been made with Bony having been pictured with a Swansea shirt and a deal..." July 10

  • Bony will be Swansea player within 24 hours in record deal

    Daily Mail "Swansea City chairman Huw Jenkins expects the record-breaking move for Vitesse Arnhem striker Wilfried Bony to be completed within the next 24 hours. Jenkins told Sportsmail that the £12million deal, which could rise to £13.8m with add-ons, will ‘hopefully’ be completed by Monday. It will bring..." July 08

  • Swansea in chase for £20m Wilfried Bony and Tom Ince

    The Independent "Swansea City are prepared to spend almost £20 million on the forward Wilfried Bony and the midfielder Tom Ince. The Swansea owner Huw Jenkins held talks with Bony's representatives today, an offer believed to be around £10 million having been tabled for the Vitesse Arnhem striker. The..." July 02

  • Liverpool poised to make millions from Tom Ince transfer battle between Swansea and Cardiff

    Daily Mirror "Liverpool are set to make around £4million if Tom Ince moves from Blackpool. The Reds will benefit from a 50 percent sell-on clause when the free-scoring England Under-21 star, who the Championship club bought from them in 2011, moves on. Premier League new boys Cardiff had been front..." July 02

  • De Guzman returns to Swansea on loan

    Goal.com "The Welsh side have confirmed that the Dutchman will rejoin the Swans on a one-year loan deal after the club reached an agreement with Villarreal Swansea has agreed a deal with Villarreal for the season-long loan of Jonathan de Guzman, his second spell at the club after a successful stay in..." June 29

  • Swansea hope to land Wilfried Bony from Vitesse despite Chelsea interest

    The Guardian "Swansea City are hopeful they will complete the signing of Wilfried Bony from Vitesse Arnhem, despite the Dutch club's denial that a deal has been agreed for the Ivory Coast striker and strong interest from a number of other Premier League sides, including Chelsea. Bony, who scored 31 goals in..." June 28

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    DONE DEAL: Swansea sign defender Jordi Amat from Espanyol on a four-year contract. (Source: SkySports)

  • Liverpool's Jonjo Shelvey could make £5m move to Swansea

    Daily Mirror "Liverpool are ready to sell Jonjo Shelvey to Swansea - if the Welshmen come up with £5million. The Swans have opened talks with the Reds' boss Brendan Rodgers - who managed the Liberty Stadium side himself until a year ago - about buying the England Under-21 midfielder. It has been decided..." June 27

  • Newcastle and Swansea make bids to buy Wilfried Bony from Vitesse Arnhem

    Daily Mirror "Newcastle, Swansea and big-spending Russians Anzhi Makhachkala are in a three-way fight for Vitesse Arnhem striker Wilfried Bony. The Premier League clubs have both made bids for the 24-year-old marksman, who has hit 46 goals in 63 games for the Dutch club and is understood to prefer a move to..." June 26

  • Swansea City: Ben Davies relishing top-flight rivalry

    BBC "A broad grin spreads across Swansea City defender Ben Davies' face when I raise the subject of him playing against Cardiff City next season. It appears he has been looking forward to a south Wales derby for a while. There is a good reason why he is relishing the clashes between the Swans and..." June 25

  • Jonathan de Guzman: Swans want de Guzman back next season

    BBC "Swansea City are in talks to re-sign Dutch midfielder Jonathan de Guzman on a second season-long loan from Spanish club Villarreal. Swans chairman Huw Jenkins told the South Wales Evening Post: "I have met with Jonathan's agent and he is comfortable with where we are at. "Hopefully we can tie..." June 25

  • Swansea City linked with Vitesse striker Wilfried Bony

    BBC "Vitesse Arnhem striker Wilfried Bony has been linked with a possible move to join Swansea City. Reports in the Netherlands suggest Swansea have made a bid for the 24-year-old Ivory Coast international, who is valued around the £10m mark. Swansea's Premier League rivals Newcastle United and..." June 25

  • Swansea insist they haven't been approached about Ashley Williams

    Daily Mirror "Swansea captain Ashley Williams reportedly feels he's gone as far as he can at the club and wants a summer move - but they claim there hasn't been ONE approach about him. After being released by West Brom in his teens, the 28-year-old centre-half played in non-League with Hednesford Town while..." June 24

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