Swansea City Latest News for 2017 – 2018
- Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:28:26 +0000: West Ham sign Poland goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski from Swansea - Swansea City | The Guardian
• Fabianski joins on three-year deal after Swansea’s relegation
• Leicester seal £24m signing of James Maddison from Norwich
West Ham United have continued to bolster their rearguard by signing Lukasz Fabianski for an undisclosed fee from Swansea City.
The Poland goalkeeper has joined on a three-year deal after Swansea’s relegation from the Premier League and is a replacement for Joe Hart, whose disappointing loan spell from Manchester City has ended. Fabianski is expected to compete with Adrián for the goalkeeper’s position.Continue reading...
- Wed, 06 Jun 2018 14:08:17 +0000: Premier League finances: the full club-by-club breakdown and verdict - Swansea City | The Guardian
The 2016-17 accounts of all top-flight clubs and what the figures say about their health. Manchester United top the charts again with a £581m income and £57m profit
Financial figures for 2016-17, for the 20 clubs that were in the Premier League during 2016-17. All details from the most recently published annual reports at Companies House. Crystal Palace have missed the deadline for filing their accounts; as a consequence, all rankings of clubs are out of 19, not 20. Net debt is as stated in the accounts; debts minus cash held at the bank. The separate categories of turnover are listed according to the wording in individual club’s accounts and are each rounded up or down, so added together they do not always tally with the total turnover figure.Continue reading...
- Mon, 04 Jun 2018 15:38:59 +0000: Swansea to appoint Graham Potter as their new manager - Swansea City | The Guardian
• Englishman will become Swans’ fifth manager in 19 months
• Compensation package already agreed with Östersund
Swansea are set to appoint Graham Potter as their manager after finalising a compensation package with the Swedish club Östersund for his services.
Potter – a former defender with Birmingham, Stoke and York among others – has been in charge of Östersund since December 2010 but the 43-year-old Englishman will complete a move to south Wales next week.Continue reading...
- Tue, 22 May 2018 21:36:00 +0000: Graham Potter interviewed for vacant manager’s position at Swansea City - Swansea City | The Guardian
• 43-year-old has made his name at Swedish club Östersund
• Frank De Boer also in running for vacancy at Liberty Stadium
Graham Potter has been interviewed by Swansea City with a view to being appointed their new manager. The 43-year-old, who has enjoyed remarkable success with the Swedish club Östersund, held talks with Steve Kaplan and Jason Levien, Swansea’s majority shareholders, and is now the leading contender to take over at the Liberty Stadium.
Frank de Boer and Jaap Stam have also been interviewed for a position that became vacant after Swansea parted company with Carlos Carvalhal on Friday, in the wake of their relegation to the Championship. Although Brentford’s Dean Smith and Bristol City’s Lee Johnson have also come under consideration, neither is believed to be in the running as Swansea move towards appointing their fifth manager in 19 months.Continue reading...
- Fri, 18 May 2018 14:50:18 +0000: Frank de Boer and Graham Potter lead race to take Swansea manager’s job - Swansea City | The Guardian
• Carlos Carvalhal’s departure confirmed after relegation
• De Boer has been out of work since sacking by Crystal Palace
Graham Potter and Frank de Boer are the leading candidates to take over at Swansea as the Welsh club look to appoint their fifth permanent manager in two years following confirmation that Carlos Carvalhal has departed in the wake of relegation.Continue reading...
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- Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:13:54 +0000: Britton signs improved Swansea contract - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Swansea City | BBC
Midfielder Leon Britton signs an improved one-year deal with Swansea City, with an option for another year.
- Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:43:20 +0000: Swansea striker Gomis joins Galatasaray - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Swansea City | BBC
Turkish side Galatasaray sign striker Bafetimbi Gomis from Swansea City for an undisclosed fee.
- Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:59:28 +0000: Swansea close in on £10m midfielder Mesa - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Swansea City | BBC
Swansea City are in advanced talks to sign Spanish defensive midfielder Roque Mesa for more than £10m from Las Palmas.
- Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:46:11 +0000: Swans to sign Chelsea's Abraham on loan - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Swansea City | BBC
Swansea City are to sign striker Tammy Abraham on a season-long loan from Chelsea.
- Wed, 14 Jun 2017 08:01:12 +0000: Swans at Southampton for season opener - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Swansea City | BBC
Swansea City's 2017-18 Premier League campaign starts at Southampton on Saturday, 12 August.