# Swansea City

Last month
February 2023
# Interview
Love without innocence - Ireland's Ryan Manning tackles football's reality
With a growing property business and a daughter on the way, Swansea’s Galway star explains why game won’t define him.
Last year
# protection
'I’m thankful that he had my back... I’m glad that he said what he said'
Michael Obafemi praises Stephen Kenny for support as he looks to draw a line under club issues at Swansea City.
# Irish Eye
Obafemi 'needs to show he's in the right place to contribute', says Swansea boss
The Ireland striker was left out of the last matchday squad after his proposed move to Burnley failed to materialise on transfer deadline day.
# making an impact
'He’s dropped his guard and is being himself' - Praise for Obafemi after he makes history for Swansea
The young striker continued his excellent form and scored twice in his side’s 4-0 derby win over Cardiff.
All time
# fighting back
Swansea vow to continue fight against online abuse as social media boycott ends
The Welsh club did not post on social media for seven days after their players suffered repeated racial abuse online.
# great scott
Irish international Scott Hogan’s penalty earns Blues win over Swansea
Hogan blasted his penalty past goalkeeper Freddie Woodman in the first minute of added time.
# On Target
Decisive Hourihane goal boosts Swansea City's push for the Premier League
The Ireland’s midfielder’s fifth goal since his January transfer was enough to see off Luton Town.
'For the first person through the door to be of Conor’s level and experience is really positive'
The Irish international is hoping to play a big part in Swansea City’s promotion push.
# Butler service
‘I swapped a Volkswagen Golf for a BMW and thought I’d made it’
Named man of the match on his full Premier League debut, Tommy Butler was dubbed the new Damien Duff. But injuries ruined the career of one of the brightest prospects Irish football ever had.
# To Hull and Back
Hull and Swansea earn a point each from eight-goal thriller
Tom Eaves hit a 95th-minute equaliser for the Tigers in a wild Championship clash.
# On the slide
Error from ex-Real Madrid keeper sees Leeds slump to second straight Championship defeat
Kiko Casilla conceded another soft goal in his side’s defeat to Nottingham Forest.
# Stalemate
Cagey South Wales derby ends all square
There was no splitting fierce rivals Cardiff City and Swansea City in the Welsh capital.
# west is best
Biggest win of Bilic's reign sees West Brom reclaim top spot from Leeds
The Baggies trounced Swansea City this afternoon to return to the summit of the Championship table.
# Transfer News
Klopp hints teen striker set to leave on loan
The Reds could could let Rhian Brewster move away from the club on a temporary basis, potentially opening the door to a new arrival.
# almost there
Crucial first-half brace seals victory for Fulham to maintain promotion push
Aleksandar Mitrovic was on target as the Cottagers overcame Swansea.
# Impact
Championship wrap: Michael O'Neill makes winning start as Stoke boss
Jake Livermore was on target as West Brom saw off Hull City, while there were wins for Preston North End and Leeds United.
# Top Job
England U17s World Cup-winning coach Cooper named new Swansea boss
Steve Cooper will fill the role left by Graham Potter, now at Brighton and Hove Albion.
# opportunity missed
Richard Keogh on target as Derby miss chance to seal play-off spot
Frank Lampard’s team can still be caught on the final weekend of Championship action.
# Huge Boost
Bristol City back in Championship play-off places following narrow victory over Middlesbrough
Adam Webster’s first-half header proved the difference in the end.
# Lady Luck
'I don't like to win in that way. I am sorry': Guardiola on lack of VAR
The absence of technology cost Swansea dearly against City.
Controversial Aguero winner keeps City's quadruple hopes alive
Pep Guardiola’s men came from 2-0 down to beat Swansea and book their place in the FA Cup semi-finals.
# Flying High
Norwich see off Swansea to move five points clear in the Championship
The Canaries cranked up the pressure on Leeds United and Sheffield United with a fourth consecutive win.
# Hot Seat
New Villa boss Smith gets off to a winning start, Leeds miss chance to go top
West Brom also failed to regain number one spot in the Championship.
# Swanseeya later
Swansea will begin life in the Championship with a new manager
The Welsh club parted ways with Carlos Carvalhal today.
# xavi of south wales
Swansea legend Leon Britton is retiring after 536 appearances across all four divisions
The 35-year-old midfielder’s career will come to an end this weekend.
# blues
Fabregas' 50th Premier League goal keeps Chelsea's Champions League ambitions alive
Cesc Fabregas’ 50th Premier League goal was enough to hand Chelsea all three points against a limited Swansea City.
# High five
Guardiola's newly-crowned champions turn on the style to fire five past sorry Swansea
Pep Guardiola’s side handed Swansea a heavy defeat one week after being crowned Premier League champions.
# 100 club
United bump Liverpool back out of second place thanks to Lukaku and Sanchez
Romelu Lukaku scored his 100th Premier League goal as Jose Mourinho’s side overcame Swansea City.
Man United vs Swansea, Premier League
Man United aimed to maintain their grip on second spot at Old Trafford, while Carlos Carvalhal’s Swansea continued to battle against potential relegation.
# best is yet to come
I've not peaked yet, claims FA Cup hero Eriksen after double books Spurs' semi-final spot
The Dane scored twice for his side as they dumped Swansea out of the competition and he believes there is more to come
# cup stalemate
Swansea boss Carvalhal settles for FA Cup replay on Hillsborough return
Swansea City and Sheffield Wednesday will do it all over again at the Liberty Stadium after they drew 0-0 in the FA Cup on Saturday.
# Brighton and Hove Albion
Saints battle back in five-goal thriller with Baggies and the rest of today's Premier League action
Brighton had a big win over West Ham elsewhere.
# Absent
Mahrez told to 'clear his head' after being omitted from Foxes squad
Claude Puel has told Riyad Mahrez to regain his focus after a move to Manchester City failed to materialise in January.
# Sorry
Swansea midfielder apologises for 'spying' porn website goal celebration
Sam Clucas says he did not intend to cause offence after scoring twice against Arsenal.
# Land of my brother
Ayew returns to Swansea in club-record deal from West Ham
After 18 months in London the Ghana international has returned to Wales, where he will play alongside brother Jordan.
# kloppo
Klopp sorry for fan confrontation: 'I shouldn’t have reacted'
Liverpool lost at the Liberty Stadium last night.
Swansea v Liverpool, Premier League
Liverpool took on Swansea, as Jurgen Klopp’s side sought to maintain their recent encouraging form.
# stormy night
Llorente scores on Swansea return as Spurs weather storm at the Liberty
Tottenham just about coped with the sodden conditions as they left Swansea City with a 2-0 win.
# Violent Conduct
United's Young facing 3-match ban after being charged over Tadic clash
Young appeared to elbow the Southampton midfielder in the stomach as they jostled at a corner yesterday.
# Ruthless
Firmino nets double as ruthless Reds run riot against Swansea
The Brazilian scored twice as Liverpool thumped Swansea City 5-0 at Anfield.