The official website for European football

Swansea City AFC

Swansea City AFC
Swansea celebrate after winning the 2013 League Cup final ©Getty Images

Swansea City AFC

Founded: 1912
Nicknames: The Swans, The Jacks

UEFA club competition honours
• None

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
• English League Cup: 1 (2013)
• Welsh Cup: 10 (1991)

History
• The club began life as Swansea Town AFC, playing at the Vetch Field ground named after the cabbage plants that grew around it. It was not until 1969, when the town was given its city status, that they changed to their current guise.

• Swansea Town won the Welsh Cup (the first of ten) at the first attempt, the competition granting them a place in European competition seven times. Since a change in regulations in 1995, the Swans have not participated in the Welsh Cup.

• Winners of the fourth tier of English football in 1999/2000, Swansea moved into the Liberty Stadium in 2005 and returned to the second division in 2008.

• Brendan Rodgers guided them into the Premier League in 2010/11 after triumphing in the Championship play-off final. Swansea, who had two seasons in the top flight in the early 1980s, thus became the first Welsh team to feature in the Premier League era.

• Following manager Michael Laudrup's appointment for the 2012/13 season the club achieved their first League Cup title with a 5-0 win over Bradford City AFC, and finished the season in ninth place.

*Last updated 24 September 2013

Last updated: 23/01/14 14.29CET

http://www.uefa.com/teamsandplayers/teams/club=52659/profile/index.html#swansea+city+afc

Matches

HomeAway
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 31/08/2015 13:43 CET
8 August 2015 - English Premier League
Chelsea2-2Swansea
Referee: not available
08/09/2015 14:18:17
15 August 2015 - English Premier League
Swansea2-0Newcastle
Referee: not available
08/19/2015 14:36:18
22 August 2015 - English Premier League
Sunderland1-1Swansea
Referee: not available
08/23/2015 11:21:31
30 August 2015 - English Premier League
Swansea2-1Man. United
Referee: not available
08/31/2015 12:43:15
12 September 2015 - English Premier League
WatfordSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:50:28
19 September 2015 - English Premier League
SwanseaEverton
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:23:13
26 September 2015 - English Premier League
SouthamptonSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/28/2015 03:22:06
4 October 2015 - English Premier League
SwanseaTottenham
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:46:29
19 October 2015 - English Premier League
SwanseaStoke
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13
24 October 2015 - English Premier League
Aston VillaSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:44:58
31 October 2015 - English Premier League
SwanseaArsenal
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13
7 November 2015 - English Premier League
NorwichSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:07:43
21 November 2015 - English Premier League
SwanseaBournemouth
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:37:28
29 November 2015 - English Premier League
LiverpoolSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13
5 December 2015 - English Premier League
SwanseaLeicester
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:46:58
12 December 2015 - English Premier League
Man. CitySwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13
19 December 2015 - English Premier League
SwanseaWest Ham
Referee: TBD
07/28/2015 02:52:37
26 December 2015 - English Premier League
SwanseaWest Brom
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:13:28
28 December 2015 - English Premier League
Crystal PalaceSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:04:43
2 January 2016 - English Premier League
Man. UnitedSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13
12 January 2016 - English Premier League
SwanseaSunderland
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 09:58:28
16 January 2016 - English Premier League
SwanseaWatford
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:50:43
23 January 2016 - English Premier League
EvertonSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:23:28
2 February 2016 - English Premier League
West BromSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:13:28
6 February 2016 - English Premier League
SwanseaCrystal Palace
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:05:13
13 February 2016 - English Premier League
SwanseaSouthampton
Referee: TBD
07/28/2015 03:23:36
27 February 2016 - English Premier League
TottenhamSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:16:13
1 March 2016 - English Premier League
ArsenalSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13
5 March 2016 - English Premier League
SwanseaNorwich
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:07:58
12 March 2016 - English Premier League
BournemouthSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:38:28
19 March 2016 - English Premier League
SwanseaAston Villa
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:45:43
2 April 2016 - English Premier League
StokeSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13
9 April 2016 - English Premier League
SwanseaChelsea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:11:13
16 April 2016 - English Premier League
NewcastleSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13
23 April 2016 - English Premier League
LeicesterSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 10:47:13
30 April 2016 - English Premier League
SwanseaLiverpool
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13
West HamSwansea
Referee: TBD
07/28/2015 02:53:36
SwanseaMan. City
Referee: TBD
07/31/2015 11:24:13

Club record in UEFA competitions

  • Biggest win:
    15/09/1982, Swansea 12-0 Sliema, Swansea
  • Biggest defeat:
    01/10/1991, Monaco 8-0 Swansea, Monaco
  • Appearances in UEFA Cup Winners' Cup:  7
  • Appearances in UEFA Europa League:  1
  • Player with most UEFA appearances: 11
    Jonathan De Guzmán (  NED)
    Wilfried Bony (  CIV)
    Alejandro Pozuelo (  ESP)
  • Top scorers in UEFA club competitions: 5
    Wilfried Bony (  CIV)
  • © 1998-2015 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The UEFA word, the UEFA logo and all marks related to UEFA competitions, are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.