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Championship: Cardiff City and Swansea City eye progress as they return to action

The World Cup continues, but the Championship's mid-season break is at an end. Swansea City, who are eighth, and Cardiff City, who lie 19th, return to action this Saturday. Swansea host Russell Martin's former club, Norwich City, while Mark Hudson takes Cardiff to Stoke City. BBC Sport Wales assesses how...
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It is time to give Andre Ayew a befitting farewell- Kojo Bonsu

Former Asante Kotoko chief Kojo Bonsu believes the time is right for Black Stars captain Andre Ayew to end his international career. The Al Sadd star recently set the record for most appearances for the Black Stars and is currently Ghana’s second-highest scorer at the World Cup with three goals.
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Swansea City's Joel Latibeaudiere issues warning ahead of Championship return vs Norwich City

Swansea City defender Joel Latibeaudiere has warned that the Swans will be “ready to hit the ground running” when they face Norwich City at the weekend. The Welsh side welcome Dean Smith’s side to the Swansea.com Stadium on Saturday, December 10, for the the resumption of the Championship season after a month off due to the World Cup break.
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Young Swans donate to Mr X Appeal

Swansea City’s academy players have got into the spirit of giving back this Christmas by donating gifts to the Mr X appeal. Launched 63 years ago by Tom Bravin, Mr X aims to provide children from low-income or underprivileged backgrounds in south Wales with gifts to open on Christmas Day.
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Russell Martin | I had great times at Norwich, but the focus is on us

Russell Martin knows there will be plenty of focus on his links to Norwich City, but insists his attention is solely trained on ensuring Swansea City restart the Championship season in positive fashion when they face the Canaries this weekend. When Dean Smith’s team visit the Swansea.com Stadium on Saturday,...
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Tickets available for Swansea City's return to Championship action

Swansea City and their World Cup contingent are back in action against Norwich City this weekend, and tickets are still available to watch the Swans resume their Championship campaign. Joe Allen, Ben Cabango, Ollie Cooper and Olivier Ntcham are all back in Swans colours following their time with Wales and...
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Festive fun on your doorstep as city celebrates

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Swansea. There’s a host of attractions and activities on offer from the council and its partners to ensure residents have a fantastic festive season. Council cabinet member Robert Francis-Davies said:”We’re helping local families celebrate Christmas with a range of...
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Andy Goldie urges young players to use new deals as springboard for future success

Academy manager Andy Goldie has urged the young Swansea City players who have signed new deals to use the milestone in their careers as a launchpad to press on to bigger and better things. Azeem Abdulai, Seb Dabrowski, Ben Hughes, Filip Lissah, Kyrell Wilson and Harry Jones all signed deals...
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'What the f*** is Wilfried Bony doing at Newport': Fans are left confused on social media as ex-Swansea and Man City striker scores an 87th-minute winner for League Two outfit's development side against Swindon

Wilfried Bony has trained on-and-off with Newport County since 2019. The 33-year-old is a free agent after leaving Dutch outfit NEC Nijmegen. He enjoyed a prolific spell at Swansea City before later joining Manchester City. The World Cup may be the focus of everyone's attention but in South Wales, eyebrows...
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Welsh clubs eye progress on Championship return

The World Cup continues, but the Championship’s mid-season break is at an end. Swansea City, who are eighth, and Cardiff City, who lie 19th, return to action this Saturday. Swansea host Russell Martin’s former club, Norwich City, while Mark Hudson takes Cardiff to Stoke City. BBC Sport Wales...
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Vital Statistics | The season so far

1.8 – Swansea have averaged 1.8 points per game over the last 12 league games. If they replicated that accumulation over a full season they would end up with 84 points. 3 – The Swans have conceded the third-fewest amount of shots in the Championship, only Middlesbrough and West Brom have conceded fewer.

English Soccer Club Evicted from Stadium

A club in England’s second-highest level of professional soccer no longer has a home. Coventry City FC has received an eviction notice from the new owners of Coventry Building Society Arena, which has been the team’s home since 2005. The Sky Blues, members of the English Football League Championship, were asked to leave after it refused a “less favorable” lease offer from Frasers Group.
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The ultimate forgotten man? Ex-Manchester City striker Bony scores late winner for fourth-tier Newport's development squad

Former Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony was on target for Newport County's development squad in their 2-1 friendly win over Swindon Town. WHAT HAPPENED? Bony's 87th-minute winner completed the comeback for Newport, who had gone a goal down to Tomi Adeloye's header before Marcel Lavinier levelled in the second half. The 33-year-old came on to good effect for the development squad of the League Two side, but the moment also served as a reminder of his spectacular fall from grace since his move from Swansea City in 2017.
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Ex-Man City striker Boy scores for Newport in friendly

Former Swansea and Manchester City striker Wilfried Bon yhas been spotted playing for League Two side Newport County. The club held a closed doors friendly against Swindon Town, winning the match 2-1. What surprised many was that Bony was involved for Newport, scoring the winning goal. Bony has trained with...
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Walking is a state of mind—it can teach you so much about where you are

Since the explosion of car use in the 1950s, people in Europe and North America have walked less and less. But, according to Swansea University research officer Aled Mark Singleton, walking is more than an activity: It ties you to where you are and unlocks your memories. During lockdown in...
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Wilfried Bony scores winner for Newport County's development side to leave fans confused

The World Cup may be the focus of everyone’s attention but in South Wales, eyebrows were raised at the sight of one man who has scored on football’s biggest stage before. Newport County held a behind-closed-doors friendly against their fellow League Two adversaries Swindon Town on Tuesday at Newport Stadium – winning the game 2-1.
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Joel Latibeaudiere | We want to hit the ground running

Joel Latibeaudiere hopes Swansea City can hit the ground running when the Championship season resumes against Norwich City this weekend. The Swans host the Canaries in what will be their first second-tier fixture in four weeks after the league schedule was paused for the group stages of the World Cup in Qatar.