Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Opposition Focus: Plymouth Argyle

Opposition Focus: Plymouth Argyle

As Roberto Martinez prepares for a tough season ahead in the Coca Cola Championship we will at Vital Swansea turn our attentions to our new opposition. Vital Plymouth Argyle editor Paul Williams now gives us the low-down on his clubs chances next term.

1) Name?

Paul Williams

2) How Long have you been supporting your club?

I have been supporting Argyle for about 30 years.

3) How Do you rate your chances this season?

I think Argyle are in for a difficult season. Most of our better players were sold last season and we've just lost Peter Halmosi so a mid-table finish in the Championship would be an excellent achievement.

4) What do you think of Swansea City can they cause an upset?

Swansea seem to be a club on the up, with a new stadium and securing promotion last season. I think Swansea could be a dark horse in the Championship and pinch a play off place.

5) Who do you think is your clubs and Swansea's biggest threat?

The biggest threat for any team is wealthier clubs spending their money. Argyle is a club run on a tight budget which means we cannot compete against clubs who spend millions on players. However, most of these clubs are spending money they do not have and one day soon will face financial trouble and enter administration. Which means that Argyle could then take advantage.

6) What places can you recommend visiting fans go to i.e. pubs, hotels and places to visit?

For a away fan friendly pub there is the Britannia Inn (The Brit) near the Home Park stadium. It's a Wetherspoons pub so it's cheap beer and football shirts are allowed to be worn.and is well worth a visit pre or post match.

Thank you Paul :)




Join the FREE Telegraph Championship Fantasy Football League!

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:sbrjack
Date:Friday August 8 2008
Time: 7:16PM

Comments

0
i hope he's right about our chances, i think plymouth will struggle, watched them last season and they were quite poor.
GThomas
08/08/2008 19:59:00
0
I'd love it if he was right about us pinching a play off place! I agree with you GThomas, I think Plymouth will struggle but good luck for the season!
breconjack
08/08/2008 22:29:00
0
There will probably be less than 20 points seperating the play off teams and those relegated so its all about having a good start.
welshboy78
09/08/2008 07:43:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

Transfer Window Funds Available If Swans Aren't 'Cut Adrift'

Wales Online are reporting that Paul Clement will be given 'significant' transfer funds in January if they're not 'cut adrift' in the relegation zone

Rate The Players: Swansea City 1-0 West Brom

Rate the players' performances in the 1-0 home win against West Brom

Hardly Vintage Stuff But 3 Points is 3 Points

Swansea City relieved the growing pressure that they've put upon themselves this afternoon with a crucial 1-0 victory against West Brom at the Liberty Stadium.

Wilfried Bony scored his second

Stats: Swansea City v West Brom

All the stats from Swansea City (1) vs (0) West Brom, Liberty Stadium, 9th December 2017 Att: 19,580

Archived Vital Swansea City Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Vote for your man of the match vs West Brom
Suggested By:
Fabianski1%
Naughton0%
van der Hoorn3%
Mawson0%
Olsson0%
Mesa54%
Carroll0%
Ki6%
Routledge0%
Bony36%
Dyer0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Phil W4
2.Dennis Downing2
3.KevinE1
Write for Vital Football