Premier League Relegation Battle

The Premier League relegation battle seems to be more interesting that the title race. The reigning champions Leicester City are among the teams who are fighting for survival, but the likes of Bournemouth, Swansea City, Crystal Palace, Middlesbrough, Hull City and Sunderland are sitting in the danger zone as well. With so many teams being […]

Kyle Bartley’s Success Highlights Problems At Swansea City

It must be extremely frustrating for new Swansea City boss Paul Clement that his most consistent defensive performer this season is a player currently out on loan at Leeds United. Kyle Bartley has enjoyed his time at Elland Road and along with Pontus Jansson he’s formed one of the Championship’s strongest defensive partnerships. Kyle is […]

Can Bob Bradley Succeed At Swansea?

When Bob Bradley succeeded Francesco Guidolin as Swansea City┬áboss last week initially it looked like a job for the boys. The Swans have new American owners and now within a few months they’ve brought in an American head-coach. A man who hasn’t managed a club in one of Europe’s top five ranked leagues. But I […]

Swansea City Seem Out Of Ideas After Dumping Monk

I’ve often remarked how well run Swansea City seem to be. I think they have a fantastic ethos and are a credit to the English Premier League. But the sacking of manager Garry Monk last week has left me scratching my head, if I am being honest I can’t see too many valid reasons for […]

Swansea’s Jefferson Montero Could Have Major Club Watching But he Still Needs To Improve!

One of the English Premier League’s standout players from the opening weekend was Swansea City’s speed merchant Jefferson Montero. Not many left wingers get the better of Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic, especially in his own backyard of Stamford Bridge but Montero ran rings around the defensive veteran and had him in knots. His electric pace and […]

Swans Duo Should Be Ahead Of Townsend In England Pecking Order

For the life of me I cannot understand why England manager Roy Hodgson has decided to call up Spurs winger Andros Townsend and not take a look at Swansea wide men Nathan Dyer and Wayne Routledge. The Swans have made a terrific start to the season and currently lie in fourth place (as of Sunday […]

Steady Swansea Improving Under Monk

  A few of us had raised eyebrows when Swansea City confirmed that long serving player Gary Monk would take up the hot-seat permanently at the Liberty stadium. The club have gone from strength to strength under previous managers Roberto Martinez, Brendan Rodgers and Michael Laudrup. Winning promotion to the Premier League in 2011 and […]