#Swansea City


'It doesn't matter where Foden plays', says Guardiola

The 21-year-old again demonstrated his versatility, playing an advanced role through the middle to great effect at the AMEX Stadium, scoring two goals and creating an assist as City rose to second place in the table. It was the latest in series of standout display for the 21-year-old who has...

Phil Foden turns on the style as ruthless Man City brush impressive Brighton aside

Manchester City cruise on, smooth, efficient, unbreeched. But they will rarely face an examination like the one they experienced in the second half at the Amex. Even as they led 3-0, Graham Potter’s Brighton tested everything about them, their game management, their resilience, their defensive capabilities. And their manager Pep Guardiola was delighted they passed the test. He recognised few teams in the Premier League could have emerged from this with three points.

The best small cities to live in – where house prices are rising fastest

Just as the pandemic was beginning, Abi Herbert did exactly the opposite of what most people were planning. She moved from an idyllic village near Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, to the bright lights of central Birmingham – and she didn’t regret it for a second. “I was living with my parents post-uni,”...

‘Sensational', Absolutely bossed it' – Many Birmingham City wax lyrical over display from improving player v Swansea

© Provided by Football League World Championship – Huddersfield Town v Birmingham City. A number of Birmingham City supporters have piled praise on Jordan Graham following his performance during the Blues’ much-needed 2-1 win against Swansea City. Lee Bowyer’s side went into the game under pressure to get back to...

Preview | The New Saints Women v Swansea City Ladies

Swansea City Ladies make the long-trip to Oswestry today as they take on newly-promoted The New Saints in the Genero Adran Premier (2pm). The Swans boast a 100 per cent record this campaign in all competitions after reaching the FAW Women’s Cup quarter-finals last Sunday. The New Saints have found...

Birmingham City 2-1 Swansea City: Troy Deeney inspires Blues to victory

Troy Deeney scored one goal and created another as Birmingham City beat Swansea City 2-1 to end their seven-game winless streak. The recalled Deeney was handed the captain’s armband and repaid boss Lee Bowyer with a clinical opener. Swansea thought they had earned point when Michael Obafemi swept in his...

Brighton 1-4 Manchester City: Phil Foden at the double as City turn on the style

Manchester City moved up to second in the Premier League after a first-half blitz set the tone for a 4-1 win over Brighton. Ilkay Gundogan punished a spill by Brighton goalkeeper Robert Sanchez on 11 minutes before Phil Foden finished off a flowing counter-attack involving Jack Grealish and the brilliant Bernardo Silva with 28 minutes gone.

Team news | Birmingham City v Swansea City

Russell Martin makes three changes to his starting XI as Swansea City visit Birmingham City in the Championship. From the side that beat West Brom last time out, Ryan Manning returns to defence in place of Ben Cabango who takes his place amongst the substitutes. Ben Hamer continues in goal...

Report | Birmingham City 2 Swansea City 1

A late strike from substitute Riley McGree saw Swansea City slip to a 2-1 defeat against Birmingham at St Andrew’s. The Swans dominated possession in a first half short on chances, with Olivier Ntcham shooting wide for the visitors and the home side having a goal ruled out for offside through Scott Hogan.