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Feb 17

Sheffield Wednesday take Swansea to FA Cup fifth-round replay

Carlos Carvalhal had said it would be “OK” if Swansea City did not reach the quarter-finals so there was scant surprise when he made it plain his side could do without the impending replay in south Wales.This is what so often happens when weakened team…

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Feb 17

Sheffield Wednesday 0-0 Swansea City: FA Cup – as it happened

Nothing much happened, and then the referee blew his final whistle and even that stopped happening 3.03pm GMT Related: Swansea off the hook as Sheffield Wednesday’s Lucas João shoots wide 2.27pm GMT And with that, I’m off. It’s been, well, not as goo…

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Feb 16

Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City: match preview

Carlos Carvalhal returns to Sheffield Wednesday, the Championship club which sacked him on Christmas Eve. Now busy masterminding Swansea City’s revival, Carvalhal knows remaining in the Premier League is infinitely more important than the cup. “We’ll t…

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Feb 10

Swansea’s Ki Sung-yueng fires priceless late winner against Burnley

Swansea maintained their momentum under Carlos Carvalhal as Ki Sung-yueng’s late strike secured a 1-0 home victory over Burnley.A Premier League game of few chances sprang into life when Ki drilled home low from the edge of the penalty area after 82 mi…

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Feb 09

Swansea City v Burnley: match preview

Swansea’s revival under Carlos Carvalhal has been hugely impressive and seen them glean 11 points from six matches but Burnley will pose a different kind of test to their last three home fixtures in the league, which were against Spurs, Liverpool and A…

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Feb 09

Swansea owners: ‘We’ve made mistakes. But it’s unfair to say we haven’t invested’

In a rare interview, Steve Kaplan and Jason Levien talk about the criticism they have faced, how they were delighted to be proved wrong on Alfie Mawson and the club’s futureSteve Kaplan and Jason Levien are at the other end of a transatlantic line, ext…

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Feb 06

Swansea’s 8-1 rout of Notts County excites Carvalhal for Wednesday return

Carlos Carvalhal can look forward to a reunion with the club he parted company with on Christmas Eve, only four days before pitching up in south Wales, after Swansea swept aside Notts County in emphatic style to stride into the last 16 of the FA Cup an…

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Feb 06

FA Cup clockwatch: Swansea City 8-1 Notts County and more – as it happened

Swansea ran up their record FA Cup score to swan into the fifth round. Rochdale and Huddersfield joined them.Match report: Swansea City 8-1 Notts CountyMatch report: Birmingham City 1-4 Huddersfield Town 10.17pm GMT Three games, 15 goals; yes, you’ve g…

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Feb 04

Swansea’s Leroy Fer and Wilfried Bony out for season with serious injuries

• Midfielder Fer ruptured achilles in 1-1 draw with Leicester• Bony has an anterior cruciate knee ligament tearSwansea’s Leroy Fer and Wilfred Bony will miss the rest of the season through injury.Carlos Carvalhal has overseen a resurgence since taking …

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Feb 02

‘Hey, you are using a lot of 4G!’ – Carlos Carvalhal’s Swansea phone bill shock

• Swansea manager’s mobile phone usage costs club a packet • ‘I use a lot of 4G because the internet is slow and I have work to do’The remarkable turnaround that Carlos Carvalhal has engineered at Swansea has come at a cost after it emerged eyebrows ha…

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