Getting to know the Premier League – Swansea City

NEWLY PROMOTED TEAM OF THE DAY:


 SWANSEA CITY A.F.C.

Nicknames:

The Swans, The Jacks

Founded:

1912
Rivals: Cardiff City (South Wales Derby)
# of Titles: 0
# of FA Cups: 0
Position Last Season: 3rd in NPower Championship, won Playoffs
Grounds/Stadium: Liberty Stadium
Brief History: Swansea will be the first Welsh club to compete in the top filght since the formation of the premier League in 1992. They have spend the majority of their history in the lower divisions, but finished strongly this year. They look to stay afloat with a roster that includes few household names.
Manager: Brendan Rodgers (2nd season in charge)
Player in Focus:

Scott Sinclair

Winger

#21

England

 The young England International turned heads this season, Once played for Chelsea, but spent most of his time on loan elsewhere.

 
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