SWANSEA CITY

 

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The Vetch Field was originally rented off the local gas company, who used the area for depositing their waste products.  This caused a big stink in the area and lead to years of protests against the rubbish that was on the site.

Swansea sold Roy John to Walsall in 1930 and some time later, needing a full back, the Swans bought him back from the Midlands club, only to find he was now a well capped international goalkeeper.

Famous Players : - Robbie James, Halo James, Leighton James, Jesse James, Jimmy James and the Vagabonds, Home James,

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Club Records 

Formed -
Turned Professional -
Became a Limited Company -
Previous names -
Previous grounds -
Nickname "The SWANS" "The JACKS"
Club Colours HOME : Shirts - White with black trim
Shorts - White with black trim
Socks -
 White with black hoops

AWAY : Shirts - -
Shorts - -
Socks - -

Record Premier League Win -  v ??
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Record Premier League Defeat 0-5  v Liverpool (..);  -  v Chelsea (..);   v Spurs (03.12.2016)
Record Football League Win -  v -
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Record Football League Defeat -  v -
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Record Cup Win v  Notts County  (FA Cup Fourth Round replay)  (Home)
8 - 1      06.02.2018 
Record Fee Paid 15 million to Atletico Madrid (Spain) for Borja BASTON  (11th August 2016)
Record Fee Received 45 million from Everton for Gylfi SIGURDSSON (August 2017)
Record Football League Appearances ??  -  ??  (19??-??)
Record Premier League Appearances ?? - ?? (19??-??)
Record Premier League goal-scorer ?? -  ?? (19??-??)
Record goal-scorer in a Premier League season ?? - ?? (20??-??)
Record goal-scorer in a season ??  -  ??  Div.??         19??-??
Record all-time goal-scorer  ??  -  ??  (19??-??)
Most goals in a match ?? - ??
v ??  Division ??    ??.??.??
Record Home Attendance (all-time) , v  ??
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Record Premier League Attendance ,
Record match receipts ,  v ??  (Div ??)  ??.??.??
Record total of goals in a Premier League season ?? -   19??-??, 42 games
Record Premier League points total ??  -  19??-??, 42 games
Record total of goals in a  League season ??  -  Division ??  19??-??
Record  League points total 3 points for a win : ??  Division ?? 19??-??

2 points for a win : ??  Division ??  19??-??

Most Capped player while at the club ??  ??  (??)

 

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Full results history of Spurs v Swansea (Spurs score first)

Date Venue Competition Score Spurs Scorers Swansea Scorers Attendance

17.03.2018 A FA Cup R6 3 - 0 Eriksen  11m, Lamela 45+1, Eriksen 62 - 17,498

02.01.2018 A Premier League 2 - 0 Llorente  11m 16s, Alli 88m 16s - 20,615

16.09.2017 H Premier League 0 - 0 - - 65,366

05.04.2017 A Premier League 3 - 1 Alli 87m 44s, Son 90+0m 55s, Eriksen 90+3m 50s Routledge 10m 34s 20,855

03.12.2016 H Premier League 5 - 0 Kane (p) 38m 55s, Son 45m+05s, Kane 48m 52s, Eriksen 69m 20s, Eriksen 90+1m 8s - 31,663

28.02.2016 H Premier League 2 - 1 Chadli 69m 08s, Rose 76m 27s Paloshi 18m 24s 35,992

04.10.2015 A Premier League 2 - 2 Eriksen 26m 41s, Eriksen 64m 21s A. Ayew 15m 19s, Kane (o.g.) 30m 51s 20,845

04.03.2015 H Premier League 3 - 2 Chadli 06m 03s, Mason 50m 14s, Townsend 59m 35s Ki 18m 59s, Sigurdsson 88m 01s 34,008

14.12.2014 A Premier League 2 - 1 Kane 4m 34s, Eriksen 89m 26s Bony 48m 02s 20,650

19.01.2014 A Premier League 3 - 1 Adebayor 35, Flores (o.g.) 54, Adebayor 71 Bony 78 20,769

25.08.2013 H Premier League 1 - 0 Soldado (p) 46 - 36,005

30.03.2013 A Premier League 2 - 1 Vertonghen, Bale - 20,604

16.12.2012 H Premier League 1 - 0 Vertonghen - 35,783

01.04.2012 H Premier League 3 - 1 van der Vaart, Adebayor, Adebayor   36,174

31.12.2011 A Premier League 1 - 1 van der Vaart - 20,393

09.10.1991 H League Cup R2 L2 5 - 1 Stewart, Samways, Lineker (p), P. Allen, Brazil (o.g.) - 20,198

25.09.1991 A League Cup R2 L1 0 - 1 - Gilligan 88 11,416

12.02.1983 H Division 1 1 - 0 Crooks - 24,632

02.10.1982 A Division 1 0 - 2 - Thompson, Latchford 16,381

05.05.1982 H Division 1 2 - 1 Brooke, Brooke (p) - 26,348

22.09.1981 A Division 1 1 - 2 Hoddle (p) - 22,352

06.09.1978 H League Cup R2r 1 - 3 Villa 65 Toshack 18, J.Charles 37, Curtis 33,672

29.08.1978 A League Cup R2 2 - 2 Hoddle (p), G. Armstrong 65 R. James 6, J.Charles 44 24,335

09.09.1970 H League Cup R2 3 - 0 Peters 22, Morgan, Perryman - 15,848

Played as Swansea Town

29.04.1950 A Division 2 0 - 1 - - 16,417

10.12.1949 H Division 2 3 - 1 Bennett, Duquemin, Duquemin - 50,758

27.01.1947 H Division 2 3 - 1 Bennett, Dix, Whitchurch - 6,292

21.09.1946 A Division 2 2 - 0 Bennett , Bennett - 22,934

27.10.1945 H Football League South 3 - 1 A. E. Hall, Gibbons, Gibbons - 20,407

20.10.1945 A Football League South 2 - 4 Stevens, Gibbons - 16,985

25.03.1939 H Division 2 3 - 0 Burgess, Morrison, Morrison - 17,478

19.11.1938 A Division 2 1 - 1 Cox - 13,172

19.03.1938 A Division 2 2 - 3 Meek, Gibbons - 10,656

06.11.1937 H Division 2 2 - 0 Gibbons, Gibbons - 22,328

27.02.1937 H Division 2 3 - 1 A. Duncan, A. Duncan, A. Duncan - 26,346

24.10.1936 A Division 2 1 - 2 Meek - 15,545

21.03.1936 A Division 2 1 - 1 Sargent - 12,498

02.11.1935 H Division 2 7 - 2 Fulwood (p), Morrison, Morrison, G.W. Hall, G.W. Hall, G.W. Hall, W. Evans - 36,121

15.04.1933 A Division 2 2 - 0 Howe, W. Evans - 14,590

03.12.1932 H Division 2 7 - 0 O'Callaghan, Hunt, Hunt, Greenfield, Greenfield, W. Evans, W. Evans (p) - 31,993

19.03.1932 A Division 2 1 - 1 T. Evans (p) - 11,357

07.11.1931 H Division 2 6 - 2 W. Davies, W. Davies, Hunt, O'Callaghan, W. Evans, W. Evans - 20,834

21.03.1931 A Division 2 2 - 1 Harper, Smailes - 9,876

15.11.1930 H Division 2 1 - 1 Lyons (p) - 20,211

08.03.1930 H Division 2 3 - 0 Davies, Davies, Rowley - 30,331

02.11.1929 A Division 2 1 - 0 Harper - 8,961


23.03.1929 H Division 2 1 - 1 Harper - 25,109

10.11.1928 A Division 2 0 - 4 - - 6,936

 

Friendlies

Date Venue Score Spurs Scorers Swansea Scorers Attendance

10.11.1992 A 3 - 3 Own goal, Nayim, Cundy ?? ??

06.09.1988 A 3 - 0 Gascoigne, Howells, Gray ?? ??

08.08.1980 A 0 - 1 - ?? ??

06.12.1955 H 4 - 1 Dulin, Brooks, Duquemin, Baily ?? ??

 

Complete competitive record Spurs v Swansea City

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
48 30 9 9 105 52

Home

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
24 20 3 1 69 20

Away

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
24 10 6 8 36 32

Breakdown by Competition

Premier League :

  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
Home 7 6 1 0 15 4
Away 7 5 2 0 15 7
Total 14 11 3 0 30 11

First Division :

  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
Home 2 2 0 0 3 1
Away 2 0 0 2 1 4
Total 4 2 0 2 4 5

Second Division :

  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
Home 11 9 2 0 39 9
Away 11 4 3 4 13 14
Total 22 13 5 4 52 23

FA Cup :

  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
Home 0 0 0 0 0 0
Away 1 1 0 0 3 0
Total 1 1 0 0 3 0

Football League South :

  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
Home 1 1 0 0 3 1
Away 1 0 0 1 2 4
Total 2 1 0 1 5 5

League Cup :

  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
Home 3 2 0 1 9 4
Away 2 0 1 1 2 3
Total 5 2 1 2 11 7

Spurs v Swansea City facts

Number of games since a defeat =  16  (25.09.1991)
Number of games since a win =   0   (17.03.2018)
Number of games since a draw =  2  (16.09.2017)

Biggest home win = 7 - 0 on 03.12.1932
Biggest away win = 3 - 0 on 17.03.2018
Biggest home defeat = 1 - 3 on 06.09.1978
Biggest away defeat = 0 - 4 on 10.11.1928
Highest aggregate of goals in a match = 9  -  7-2 on 02.11.1935

Biggest home crowd = 50,758 on 10.12.1949; 65,366 on 16.09.2017 (at Wembley)
Smallest home crowd = 6,292 on 27.01.1947
Biggest away crowd = 24,335 on 29.08.1978
Smallest away crowd = 6,936 on 10.11.1928

Longest sequence without scoring = 1 game (10.11.1928, 29.04.1950, 02.10.1982 and 25.09.1991)
Longest sequence without conceding = 2 games (02.11.1929 to 8.03.1930; 03.12.1932 to 15.04.1933)
Longest sequence without a loss = 15 games (09.10.1991 to 7.03.2018 = 13 wins + 3 draws)
Longest sequence without a win = 3 games (29.08.1978 to 22.09.1981 = 2 defeats + 1 draw)

Most goals for Tottenham in a match against Swansea City = -  Willie Hall on 02.11.1935 
                                                                                                                 Andy Duncan on 27.02.1937

Tottenham's goal-scorers against Swansea City :

Number of goals

Scorer

8 Eriksen.
7 .
6 Gibbons, W. Evans.
5  
4 Willie Davies, Morrison, Les Bennett, Adebayor.
3 Harper, George Hunt, Willie Hall, Andy Duncan, Kane.
2 Own Goals,  O'Callaghan, Greenfield, Meek, Duquemin, Hoddle, Brooke, van der Vaart, Vertonghen, Chadli, Son, Alli.
1 Rowley, Lyons, Smailes, Tom Evans,  Howe, Fulwood, Sargent, Cox, Burgess, Les Stevens, AE Hall, Dix, Whitchurch, Roger Morgan, Peters, Gerry Armstrong, Perryman, Villa, Crooks, Samways, Stewart, Paul Allen, Lineker, Bale, Soldado, Mason, Townsend, Rose, Llorente, Lamela.

 

Transfers from Tottenham Hotspur to Swansea


Name Date Fee

Bill CARTWRIGHT 1919  

Charlie HANDLEY April 1921  

Willie DAVIES

September 1933

 

John ILLINGWORTH May 1935  

Joe MEEK February 1939  

Percy HOOPER March 1947  

Ron BURGESS

May 1954

 

Arthur WILLIS September 1954  

Derek KING August 1956  

Alan WOODS December 1956  

Steven CAULKER July 2012 Loan

Gylfi SIGURDSSON 23rd July 2014 10,000,000 (swap for Ben Davies)

Kyle NAUGHTON 22nd January 2015 5,000,000

Tom CARROLL 17th January 2017 4,500,000

 

Transfers from Swansea to Tottenham Hotspur


Name Date Fee

Ernie JONES June 1947  

Terry MEDWIN April 1956  

Cliff JONES February 1958 35,000

Ben DAVIES 23rd July 2014 10,000,000 (swap for Gylfi Sigurdsson)

Michel VORM 23rd July 2014 Free

Fernando LLORENTE 30th August 2017 11,500,000

     

 

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