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Free Travel to Oldham

Swansea City Football Club are offering Swans fans free coach travel to Oldham as thank fans for their excellent support this season.

1,800 or so made the trip to Blackpool on Saturday but they watched their side lose 1-0.

A 'deal' was made between the club and the players this week as they flew to Blackpool. The club would pay for air fare if they could win the two games over the Easter weekend.

With Saturday's defeat, the players will be paying up but the club will spend the money on coach travel, Director David Morgan said:

'This is an apology. We had the best part of 1,800 fans behind us at Blackpool and their Easter was spoiled by the result of the game.

'We realise what an expensive business it is following the team away from home and we hope the offer of free transport to Oldham will soften the blow of our defeat on Saturday.'

The club recently gave free travel to fans for the trip to Port Vale as well as to Wrexham for the FAW Premier Cup final.

Fans wishing to make the trip to Oldham next Saturday (22nd April) must pay a £10 deposit and book at the club shop. The fee will be returned on the coach.

There are a limited number of buses and fans are being urged to book soon to avoid dissapointment.

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Writer: VitalSwansea Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday April 17 2006

Time: 12:11PM

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great news so lets all travel up to oldham and support the swans while they try to keep promotion hopes alive. COME ON YOU JACKS!!!
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17/04/2006 12:25:00

They'd better pay for the tickets as well after that shambles against Rotherham.
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17/04/2006 20:12:00

It looks like a tough season is sorting the men out from the boys.
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17/04/2006 20:18:00

I wonder if it's limited to 5 coaches like last time .
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18/04/2006 10:40:00

c'mon cityyy ... lets try and get a better result than yesterday :| !!
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19/04/2006 00:07:00

it aint over yet guinless !! but im all man !!lol
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20/04/2006 12:39:00

Does anyone actually know exactly how many free coaches they were puttin on ???
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21/04/2006 11:56:00

from the perfomance on monday they should pay for the tickets to !! lol ... ne 1 goin to oldham ?
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22/04/2006 00:33:00


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