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Monthly Archives: November 2017

Swans 0 Stuart Attwell 1

The cynic in me thinks it’s typical that Swansea’s best performance of the season coincided with a career-endingly poor performance from referee Stuart Attwell. This was a game Swansea should have won. Wilfried Bony had the ball in the net. To say Swansea don’t score

Burnley 2 Swans 0

It’s becoming pointless writing about Swans matches. The pattern never changes. Last Saturday’s 2-0 away defeat to Burnley was more of the same — toothless in attack (the side’s first shot on target coming at the end of injury time), slow and pointless in possession

No shot at survival?

Here’s some light bedtime reading for Swans fans — a table showing the teams that took the fewest shots overall and had the fewest shots on target for each Premier League season of the “Enlightened Era” (2009-10 and onwards), when such records began: Season Shots

Swans 0 Brighton 1

NB There is little direct discussion of the Brighton game in this piece, but the fallout of that result prompted these thoughts Managers don’t get enough time. We hear this a lot in football, especially after a few sackings, and recent weeks have seen sackings.

Arsenal 2 Swans 1

It’s getting harder to write about Swansea’s performances as there are only so many ways of saying exactly the same things. You might as well pick another blog from this site at random where the Swans lost and read that instead; the issues aren’t really