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Five things from Chelsea away

The season started with a bang yesterday as the Swans produced a fantastic performance at Stamford Bridge, here’s five things from the game The Tannoy Announcer Can someone please politely tell him in future to keep his voice down. Anyone who was in the stadium 15 minutes before kick off I’m sure will understand what

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All-time Prem Record, plus other stats

Seeing as there’s now a bit of a lull in news during the summer break, I decided to have a look at our individual record against each team we’ve faced since we won promotion to the Premier League four years ago. I’ve comprised a table below detailing each result against each opponent across the last

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Another year, another tough start!

The fixture man clearly likes to see Swansea City suffer a defeat on the opening day of the campaign. In three of our four previous Premier League season’s we have been paired with Manchester City and twice with Manchester United and now today saw the news that we will open 2015/6 with a trip to

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The night we became one nation

I’ve been to well in excess of 500 live games during my lifetime. Most of them follow a similar pattern; enter the ground shortly before kick off where the atmosphere is fairly subdued to reasonable before there’s a sudden lift as the teams enter the field. On a handful of occasions when I’ve taken my place

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How did they get on? Midfielders

The player reviews have reached the midfielders today. Let’s have a look how they got on this term. Leon Britton Nearly every campaign in south Wales has been a success for Leon since he arrived at the club in December 2002 but there’s no way he will look back on this one with any real

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How did they get on? Defenders

Our player review piece continues and today we look at how the defenders fared. Angel Rangel Over the last couple of years Rangel has started to look a little bit shaky but has never found his place in the team under threat due to the back-up options not being at the required standard. However the

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How did they get on? Goalkeepers

Now the season is over let’s have a look at how each individual member of the squad performed. Over the next few days we will bring you the defenders, midfielders and strikers but today we start with the men between the sticks. We have used the star rating system of Lukasz Fabianski The “Big Pole

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Opposition view – Crystal Palace

Matt Woosnam from Five Year Plan fanzine discusses his high’s and lows following Crystal Palace this term. How’s the season been for you? It started in January when we nabbed Pardew from Newcastle. Warnock’s football was really poor for the most part and the results reflected that. Certainly everyone felt a change was gonna come,

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2016-17 back issues