Date:Monday August 4 2008
Swansea City rounded off their superb season with a 1-0 win away at Brighton.
Febian Brandy got the all-important goal mid-way through the second half to total their points tally for the season to 92 points, ten clear of second placed Nottingham Forest.
Following our Championship winning season, the fans had the opportunity to bask in the celebrations as the squad paraded through the town centre on an open top bus.
Shortly after the end to a fabulous season, new contracts were sorted out with Alan Tate, Shaun MacDonald and Tom Butler while former Chelsea centre back Steven Watt was unsurprisingly released.
Andy Robinson - Contract Talks Stall
There were also uncertainties over Andy Robinson future at the club after contract talks with the Swans stalled. Eventually money beat ambition as his priority and he remained in League One to sign for Leeds United.
Bauza Signs Up
Guillem Bauza was the next player to put to paper while there were discussions over making Ashley Williams' stay a permenant one.
Bodde Saga Begins
The Ferrie Bodde saga kicked off mid-way through the month as relegated Derby County bidded £500,000 for the Dutchman, a long way short of the club's £2m valuation.
Martinez made his first summer signing on 22nd May and breaks our transfer fee record paid with the £400,000 capture of Stockport County and Wales international defender Ashley Williams.
This week we'll continue our pre-season round-up, with June and July reviews.
Date:Monday August 4 2008
Thoughts Ahead of the 2015/16 Premier League Season (Friday July 31 2015)
Monk Expects Gomis Return vs Deportivo La Coruna (Saturday July 25 2015)
Monk Pleased Despite Only Managing 1-1 Draws (Saturday July 25 2015)
Monk Gives An Insight Into What Happens In Training (Wednesday July 22 2015)
Premier League Summer Transfers So Far (Wednesday July 22 2015)
Swansea Squad Looks Pretty Much Complete (Tuesday July 21 2015)
72% Said Club Were Right To Sell Jazz Richards (Tuesday July 21 2015)
Monk Left Disappointed Despite Win vs 1860 Munich (Saturday July 18 2015)
FSF Urge Clubs To Reduce Away Ticket Prices (Friday July 17 2015)
Should Fulton Go Out On Loan Next Season? (Thursday July 16 2015)
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