Premier League

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Swansea FC victory parade – the route

Swansea will welcome home their Wembley heroes with an open-top bus victory parade this evening. Barely 24 hours after securing a dream promotion to the top flight of English football, thousands of fans are expected to turn out to welcome home the Swans. The open-top bus parade will kick off from the Swans’ historic old … Continue reading

Cardiff and Swansea: to the play-offs?

Both Cardiff and Swansea have seen their dreams of automatic promotion fade and die over the last week – barring any dramatic points deduction imposed on title-winning Queens Park Rangers. Sports reporter Rob King looks at where we stand, and what could come next. By Rob King Very well then, the play-offs. That seems to be … Continue reading

Swansea sign Chelsea youngster Fabio Borini on loan

Swansea have secured the signing of Chelsea’s highly-rated young striker Fabio Borini on loan until the end of the season. The Italy Under-21 international, who turns 20 next week, rejected interest from Lazio, Parma and Juventus to join Swans` quest for promotion to the Premier League. Borini trained with the squad on Thursday morning and … Continue reading

FA Cup: Stoke City v Cardiff City

Cardiff City 0-2 Stoke City Cardiff City’s FA Cup run came to an end as Jon Walters scored both of Stoke’s goals to set up a fourth-round trip to Premier League rivals Wolves. Walters struck just 100 seconds into extra-time following a miserable, scoreless 90 minutes, and then added a second goal during the closing … Continue reading

Cardiff City sign Jay Emmanuel-Thomas on loan from Arsenal for the rest of the season

Cardiff have signed Jay Emmanuel-Thomas on loan from Arsenal until the end of the season. The attacking midfielder arrives in the Welsh capital having made four first-team appearances for the Gunners this season. The 20-year-old was a late substitute in Arsenal’s 2-0 Premier League defeat at Chelsea in October. He’s also come off the bench … Continue reading

Newport County pull out of deal to sign former Premier League striker Ade Akinbyi

Former Premier League striker and Nigerian international Ade Akinbyi will not be joining Newport County as the Exiles pulled out of the deal. The deal who have seen Akinbyi sign on until the end of the season but County’s boss Dean Holdsworth will now search for other players to help his team push for the … Continue reading

Wigan Athletic manager Roberto Martinez deserves nothing but respect from Swansea City

Tonight sees Swansea City travel to the DW stadium to play Wigan Athletic in the fourth round of the Carling Cup. It will be the first time Wigan manager Roberto Martinez comes up against his former employers for since leaving the Liberty Stadium 16 months ago for the lure of Barclays Premier League football at … Continue reading

Cardiff City for promotion? Too early to tell

There is a clear feeling of déja vu hanging over Cardiff today after the Bluebird’s 4-0 victory against Leeds United last night. There’s talk of the Premier League, again, after yet another promising start to the season. Maybe this is Cardiff’s season but with us yet to even don our Halloween costumes it’s simply too … Continue reading

Speedway: Newport Wasps v Glasgow tigers preview

Premier League Venue: Queensway Meadows Date: Saturday, 4 September 2010 Start: 7pm Newport Wasps welcome the Glasgow Tigers to Queensway Meadows on Saturday for their Premier League clash (tapes up from 7pm). The Tigers are spearheaded by two riders who spent their entire careers prior to this season in the Elite League in Joe Screen … Continue reading

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