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Premier League: Best and worst signings of the season

With the Premier League season now behind us it is a perfect time to look back on what will go down as one of the greatest league seasons we have ever seen. There can be little doubt that the side who performs best in the two transfer windows will be a side to contend within the league, while clubs who squander their cash on exotic foreign duds are usually left licking their wounds...
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May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Swansea vs Cardiff Preview: Garry Monk Will Give The Swans the Spark They Need

In what is surely the biggest game ever between the two South Wales football clubs, all attention has been drawn to the sacking of Swansea manager Michael Laudrup and the appointment, albeit temporary, of Garry Monk as his replacement. Whilst this article was going to be a full preview of Saturday’s match in which the Swans will be looking to avenge the 1-0 defeat at the Cardiff...
Via World Soccer Talk
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Fired Laudrup seeks legal action

Former Swansea City manager Michael Laudrup has confirmed he will take legal advice after being sacked by the club. The Dane parted company with City on Tuesday night in the wake of a disappointing run of form that saw the club lose four of their last five Premier League matches, to leave them just two points above the relegation zone. Despite a string of disappointing results...
Via Fox Soccer
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Laudrup seeks legal advice after Swansea sacking

Michael Laudrup is taking legal advice after being fired as Swansea manager on Tuesday. Laudrup revealed Thursday he was notified of his dismissal in ''the briefest of letters which gave no reasons why such hasty and final action was deemed necessary.'' The Dane adds that he is ''of course taking legal advice'' and the League Managers Association has ''already written to the club...
Via Associated Press
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Swansea City Supporters Deserve Answers to Why Michael Laudrup Was Sacked

The decision by Swansea City’s board of directors to sack manager Michael Laudrup today makes very little sense at a side that has been a role model on how to successfully run a Premier League club. There’s no denying that Swansea have had a poor run of form — only winning one of its last 9 league matches. But numbers often don’t tell the whole story. Not included in that...
Via World Soccer Talk
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Laudrup out at Swansea City

Swansea have "parted company" with manager Michael Laudrup. Veteran defender Garry Monk and first-team coach Alan Curtis are to take charge of first-team affairs, the Barclays Premier League club announced. Laudrup had been under increasing pressure with the team winning just one of their last 10 league matches. Laudrup's relationship with the club had reportedly been strained...
Via Fox Soccer
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Swansea fires manager Michael Laudrup

Michael Laudrup was fired as Swansea manager on Tuesday, paying the price for a slump in the year since delivering the south Wales club's first major trophy. The Dane is leaving the Premier League club after 20 months, having signed a new contract in March 2013 after being linked with leading clubs following his team's triumph in the League Cup. Now, though, Swansea is 12th in...
Via Associated Press
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Swansea City Fires Michael Laudrup Live: Gary Monk Takes Over As ‘Head Coach’

3 p.m. ET: Another one bites the dust. Swansea City fired Michael Laudrup as manager Tuesday. The change comes just over 11 months after Laudrup led the club to the first major trophy in its history — the 2013 League Cup. Laudrup is Swansea City’s first in-season managerial casualty in 10 years, but the club exists in a different world than it did back then. Swansea City currently...
Via NESN.com
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Swansea City fire Michael Laudrup

Swansea City have released a statement Tuesday saying that the club has decided to part ways with former-manager Michael Laudrup. In his first year at Liberty Stadium in 2012-13, Swansea finished ninth in the Premier League. Many thought that Swansea were going to come back stronger than the year before with the addition of Ivory Coast international striker Wilfried Bony and midfielder...
Via Standing O Sports
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Laudrup Leaves Swansea City; Garry Monk Takes Temporary Charge

Swansea City have parted ways with manager Michael Laudrup, and have installed captain Garry Monk as head coach for the foreseeable future who will work alongside current first team coach Alan Curtis. Despite defeating Manchester United in the FA Cup Third Round and qualifying for the knockout stages of the Europa League where the Swans will play Napoli, Swansea sit in 12th position...
Via World Soccer Talk
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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