Swansea City FC

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Fans Forum

We’re looking for Swansea City and Cardiff City super fans. The kind that have something to say and can do it with their mobile phones and social media. Fans often know more than we do and have great analysis and opinions. ITV Wales wants to make sure it doesn’t go ignored. Which is why we’re … 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

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

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

Guest blog: What will happen to QPR?

By Paul Heaney Championship leaders QPR should be deducted points if they’ve broken FA rules, according to a Cardiff University legal expert. As Cardiff City fans deal with their slide out of the automatic promotion places, Professor Bob Lee said decisions taken in previous cases suggest stripping QPR of points is a realistic outcome. Rangers are … 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

Guest blog: Success for Cardiff City and Swansea?

Michelle Owen is a trainee journalist and football fanatic. Follow her on Twitter here. By Michelle Owen The Bluebirds’ hopes of automatic promotion were dashed in a dismal display against Middlesbrough last night. Within 21 minutes Cardiff were 3-0 down, a shock considering they had before last night only lost once at home since November. … Continue reading

Swansea and Cardiff guaranteed play-off spots

With both our Championship sides now guaranteed play-off places at least, our sports correspondent Richard Morgan ponders the prospects of Cardiff and Swansea as they close in on the promised land of the Premier League. There’ve seldom been finishes to the season as exciting as this one, with both Cardiff and Swansea in with a … 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

A great night for Welsh football and farewell to Ramsey

So, Aaron Ramsey’s return to Cardiff colours was indeed as short and sweet as we feared. Ironically predictable that the day after his finest performance in the Bluebirds shirt, capped with a classy goal, comes the announcement that Arsenal will indeed recall Rambo after Saturday’s game at Hull. Arsene Wenger’s already talking about him playing … Continue reading

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