4:58 PM EST, Fri February 24, 2017
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Chelsea look to extend home run against suddenly surging Swansea

Chelsea look to extend home run against suddenly surging Swansea

Antonio Conte would rather focus on Chelseas FA Cup tie against Wolves than comment on Diego Costas contract situation. Antonio Conte says while hed like to win every title possible, he understands how tough of a task it is to ask. Antonio Conte has revealed his sadness over Claudio Ranieris sacking, while also looking ahead to Chelseas game against Swansea. Saturday sees Chelsea return to Premier League action at Stamford Bridge where Swansea City will provide the opposition. Had the fixture taken place a couple of months ago, the outcome might have been considered a...
ESPN FC 3 hours ago

The curse of a title-winning manager a risk Antonio Conte is willing to take

Chelsea Swansea City 3:00 PM UTC Game Details Home: 1/4 Draw: 11/2 Away: 14/1 Odds from bet365 bet365 PickCenter GameCast Lineups and Stats Antonio Conte is ready to risk his job if Chelsea win the Premier League title.Claudio Ranieri was sacked by Leicester on Thursday night after winning the 2015-16 title, while Jose...

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South Wales Evening Post 23 hours ago
Paul Clement wants to extend Claude Makelele's stay at Swansea...

Paul Clement wants to extend Claude Makelele's stay at Swansea...

PAUL Clement is keen on extending Claude Makelele's stay at Swansea City after praising the impact the former Chelsea midfielder has made since joining his coaching staff.Makelele, 44, was a surprise addition to Clement's staff in January, having telephoned the Swans head coach to offer his services.The former defensive midfielder – who was so outstanding a performer that the position became known as 'the Makelele role' – had previously worked with Clement at Chelsea and PSG, and the...
South Wales Evening Post 23 hours ago
Leon Legend still has huge role to play at Swansea City, insists...

Leon Legend still has huge role to play at Swansea City, insists...

LEON Britton is fighting fit for Swansea City's trip to Chelsea and head coach Paul Clement believes the club legend has a key role to play in their survival fight, both on and off the field.Britton, 34, has yet to play a minute for the Swans in 2017 after niggling injury problems limited his involvement.A calf problem settled down for him to be among the substitutes at Manchester City, only for a back spasm to strike and rule him out of the Leicester game.But Swansea's pass master has two full...
LIVE: Swansea City's Paul Clement speaks to press ahead of...

LIVE: Swansea City's Paul Clement speaks to press ahead of...

SWANSEA City head coach Paul Clement is set to address the media this afternoon ahead of the trip to Stamford Bridge on Saturday. It doesn't get much tougher than an away game at the champions elect, but Swansea can travel to south west London in confident mood following a renaissance under Clement. READ MORE: Swansea City owners will appear at Supporters' Trust fans forum later this year Destined for relegation just seven weeks ago, Swansea have pulled themselves out of a rut and the...
Paul Clement reveals he got the Swansea City job at the third...

Paul Clement reveals he got the Swansea City job at the third...

SWANSEA City manager Paul Clement has revealed he spoke to the club previously about the Liberty job — and that he eventually got the position at the third time of asking.The head coach was speaking at the Swansea City Supporters' Trust fans' forum held at the Liberty. Clement took over at the helm in SA1 following poor periods under Francesco Guidolin and Bob Bradley that saw Swansea look destined for relegation. But a renaissance under the former Derby boss has seen them move out of the...
Bring it on! Swansea City's Alfie Mawson keen to test himself...

Bring it on! Swansea City's Alfie Mawson keen to test himself...

KEEPING the likes of Diego Costa and Eden Hazard has proved to be beyond the majority of Premier League defences this season, but it is a challenge Alfie Mawson has no intention of backing down from at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.The Swansea City centre-half has not taken long to find his feet in the top flight following his summer move from Barnsley.The £5million centre-half is quickly becoming a fans' favourite at the Liberty, scoring in three of his last six appearances.That trio of...
LEIGHTON JAMES COLUMN: It would not surprise me at all if Swansea...

LEIGHTON JAMES COLUMN: It would not surprise me at all if Swansea...

SATURDAY'S clash with Chelsea will be one Paul Clement will be looking forward to as he returns to his former club and I am sure he will want to see his side put in another good performance ahead of the start of a period I expect to decide whether Swansea City will still be in the Premier League next season.If people are honest, and whatever they may say otherwise, going back to one of your former clubs is never just another game. You go back there knowing you will see some familiar faces, you...
Checkatrade heartache will hold youngsters in good stead for...

Checkatrade heartache will hold youngsters in good stead for...

CAMERON Toshack believes the lessons his Swansea City Under-23 side learned from their Checkatrade Trophy heartache can benefit them as they face back-to-back cup clashes in the coming days.The young Swans, under the guidance of Toshack and Gary Richards, recently got to the quarter-finals of the Checkatrade Trophy, but were beaten on penalties by Coventry City at the Liberty.The Sky Blues have since gone on to book their places in the Wembley final.There were tears in SA1 that night but, after...
We will be facing the best midfield in the league at Stamford...

We will be facing the best midfield in the league at Stamford...

LEROY Fer reckons he and his midfield colleagues will face the biggest test of their season when Swansea City take on Premier League leaders Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.Antonio Conte's men hold an eight-point lead at the top of the table with 13 games to go, and have lost just one of their last 19 league fixtures.It will prove to be a considerable challenge for Paul Clement and his side, even taking into account a fine recent run of four wins from six games that has propelled them out...
Stellar line-up for Swansea City Supporters' Trust fans' forum

Stellar line-up for Swansea City Supporters' Trust fans' forum

HEAD coach Paul Clement and his coaching staff will appear at tomorrow's Swansea City Supporters' Trust fans' forum at the Liberty Stadium (7.30pm).The latest edition of the annual event will see Clement formally meet the club's fans for the first time, and he will be joined by the three men he has brought to the Liberty Stadium to help in attempting to keep the club in the Premier League.His assistant coach Nigel Gibbs, coach Claude Makelele and head of physical performance Karl Halabi will...
I didn't know what to do with myself after I scored, says Swansea...

I didn't know what to do with myself after I scored, says Swansea...

Connor Roberts helped fire Swansea City Under-23s closer to the Premier League 2 Division 2 title against Norwich, but admitted he was so out of practice at goal celebrations he didn't know what to do with himself.The right-back, 21, opened the scoring against Norwich and went on to provide a superb assist for Adam King as the young Swans won 2-0 to open up a 10-point lead over nearest challengers Fulham with four games remaining.Roberts's strike helped settle the nerves of Cameron Toshack and...
It will be a big day for me going back to Chelsea, says Swansea...

It will be a big day for me going back to Chelsea, says Swansea...

PAUL Clement admits Swansea City's clash with Chelsea will be a big moment for him as he returns to the club where he started his coaching career.Clement first began working for the Blues in 1995 and – across two spells - worked his way up from a role at their centre of excellence, which he combined with his duties as a PE teacher, to become assistant manager under Carlo Ancelotti.He will head back to Stamford Bridge on Saturday as Swansea look to continue their upturn in form under the...
Who is Swansea City's rising star Connor Roberts?

Who is Swansea City's rising star Connor Roberts?

SWANSEA City Under-23s beat Norwich City 2-0 on Monday night to move a step closer to Premier League 2 Division 2 title.The youngsters moved 10 points clear at the top of the standings with just four games to play.One the scoresheet at Landore was first-team man Adam King - and right-back Connor Roberts. It was brilliant to get my first goal of the season, the Neath-born defender said. READ MORE: Our Premier League fate is in our own hands now, believes Swansea City's Gylfi...

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