The battle for Premier League survival is hotting up

The battle for Premier League survival is hotting up

The main focus of the Premier League this weekend has primarily been the fight between all the teams in the top four, in the race for the Premier League title. Whilst the openness at the top makes for an interesting run-in to the end of the campaign, the competition at the other end of the table is just as intense, where the battle to avoid relegation really is hotting up. The attention will inevitably fall on Louis Van Gaal, following …
City Stutter to Win against Swansea

City Stutter to Win against Swansea

Swansea arrived at the Etihad managerless after the sacking of Garry Monk, and the interim manager Alan Curtis made numerous changes. City chose to rest De Bruyne pairing Silva Navas and Sterling ahead of Toure and Ferdandhino. Bony gave City the lead fed by Jesus Navas in the 23rd minute. Pellegrini restoring Silva knows Silva will be key to the run in and was very fortunate that Joe Hart was in top form. City have an abundance of talent but …
Liverpool vs Swansea City Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

Liverpool vs Swansea City Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

Liverpool host Swansea City in the Premier League on Sunday. In-form Reds will hope to make most of this game and get the crucial three points as they chase a Champions League berth next season. They will be in confident mood after dismantling Manchester City at the Etihad last weekend, and winning against Bordeaux in the Europa League on Thursday night. Meanwhile Garry Monk's Swansea City will definitely don't come into this match in the best form. There is going to be …
Swansea City vs Manchester United Preview|Team News, Key Men & Stats

Swansea City vs Manchester United Preview|Team News, Key Men & Stats

The Liberty Stadium plays host to a travelling Manchester United on Saturday afternoon, as the home side look to get back to winning ways the visitors have proven difficult to put away as of late and will be looking to keep it that way. Garry Monk’s side don’t seem to have quite come to grips with the big money loss of their talismanic striker Wilfried Bony, having only picked up one win in the new year. The Welsh side may …
Swansea City vs West Ham Preview | Team News, Facts & Key Men

Swansea City vs West Ham Preview | Team News, Facts & Key Men

Both these sides will be happy with their Premier League positioning going into this clash with Swansea City standing in ninth and West Ham in seventh. Capitalising on the inconsistent form from sides like Arsenal, Everton and Liverpool, West Ham and Swansea have consolidated deserved top half placings at the turn of the year with 2015 promising much more if the two clubs can hold onto their key men. Both of these sides have used exciting attackers and creative midfielders …
Liverpool v Swansea Preview | League Cup 4th Round

Liverpool v Swansea Preview | League Cup 4th Round

Liverpool play  3 home matches in the space of 6 days with the visit of Swansea City in the League Cup 4th round tie on Tuesday night. After a difficult period of results for Liverpool, an extended cup run is needed to relieve the pressure on Brendan Rodgers and his players. When you are in that difficult run of form though things never seem to go your way and the draw of in-form Southampton is not something Rodgers will be …
Swansea City vs Burnley Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Swansea City vs Burnley Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Now into the second batch of fixtures for the new season, we see newcomers Burnley travel to Wales to face Swansea on Saturday afternoon. The Swans picked up a shock win at Old Trafford in the opening match and will hope to build on the result with another three points in their first home match. Burnley were brave in their performance against Chelsea and even took the lead until the Blues demonstrated their true strength to run out 3-1 winners …
Bafetimbi Gomis | Statistical Analysis Of The Player

Bafetimbi Gomis | Statistical Analysis Of The Player

Proven goal scorers never come cheap. It came as a surprise to many when Swansea City signed Bafetimbi Gomis for free this summer.  He was all set to join Newcastle last August, but the deal fell through in the closing stages due to certain financial demands of the striker.  With his contract set to expire at the end of last season, it was believed that Newcastle would sign him on a Bosman transfer. However, it was the Swans who leapt …
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