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Swansea Jack

Well, the first game of the season has been played and the comments you might expect have poured forth. From the Swansea Jacks, which includes me, the opinion is that the team had nothing to be upset about. After all we held Man City to a scoreless first half, with goalkeeper Michael Vorm keeping a … Continue reading

Swansea City fan paints house in team colours

Is this Swansea City’s biggest fan? Footie fanatic Michael Rees loves the Swans so much that he painted the front of his Carmarthenshire terraced house in the team’s colours.

Trundle’s delight at Swansea’s top flight

Ahead of his side’s crunch European tie with Aalesund FK of Norway, Neath FC striker Lee Trundle speaks to our reporter Dean Thomas about the joys of making a European debut and witnessing his former club Swansea City gaining promotion to the Premiership. Lee Trundle has come a long way in football – and I … Continue reading

Social media, fast cars and theatre

As the Online Producer at ITV Wales, I spend most of my time with my nose at a computer monitor (or in lieu of that, a smart phone) fervently typing away on the blog or editing extended interviews while firmly attached to some form of social media (Twitter, Facebook and Flickr being three big favourites). … Continue reading

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

More tickets allocated to Swansea fans after 39,376 sell

Swansea fans have been given more tickets for next weeks playoff final against Reading after selling out their original allocation. The new tickets for the Wembley match take the number of seats sold to Swans fans to 40,000. Tickets are being sold from the ticket office only on a first come first serve basis. Have … Continue reading

The other cup finals

Alright: it says, very clearly in the TV schedules, that Manchester City are playing Stoke City in the cup final this Saturday. But spare a thought for the few who have their own cup finals to bear – bear being the operative word, because you never enjoy seeing the work of a season boiling down … 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

Promotion battles in the Championship

Five games to go, and the picture changes once again! The twists and turns at the top of the Championship make it exciting viewing for neutral observers, an agonising experience for committed fans. Last night’s results now leave Cardiff in pole position for that second automatic promotion spot, behind runaway leaders QPR, for the moment … Continue reading

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