UK time is: 14:12:57
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Swansea City Linked With 350,000 Defender Bid

Swansea City have been linked with a 350,000 bid for Leyton Orient defender Tamika Mkandawire.

Today's Daily Mail are reporting that we've made a bid for the 26 year-old, who was linked with the Swans last month.

The 26 year-old has proved to be one of best defenders in the lower divisions and a number of scouts watched him last season.

The Malawi-born player began his career at West Brom before joining Hereford in 2004 where he spent 4 years with the League 2 club.

While Huw Jenkins has said that wages have been a problem in signing players this month, that wouldn't be a problem with Mkandawire who I'm sure would be keen to step up a League to the Championship.

He'd provide competition to Garry Monk and Ashley Williams who haven't had the best and strongest of starts this year. Our defence looked very weak at Leicester City and the following weekend we conceded three goals at home to Middlesbrough.

Albert Serran is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines with an ankle injury so we are lacking replacements at the back.



Bookmark and Share




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!






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

The Journalist

Writer: KevinE Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday August 20 2009

Time: 12:11PM

Your Comments

Did you see his howler against charlton though, it's another ashley williams! we need to be spending more than 350,000 on players in the championship
GThomas
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

Archived Articles

List All Vital Swansea City Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. keith margam 56
2. Swan_Lady2 49
3. KevinE 11
4. ottawa_swan 8
5. eye_nose_hat 7
6. Aussie_Swan 6
7. shearers boots 3
8. bluebird 2
9. Phil W 1
10. jonno1 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Swansea 0 - 1 Chelsea
Hull City 1 - 0 Swansea
Swansea 3 - 0 Norwich
Arsenal 2 - 2 Swansea
Everton 3 - 2 Swansea
Swansea 1 - 2 WBA

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Crystal Palace 33 11 4 18 -15 37
13. Hull City 33 10 6 17 -6 36
14. Aston Villa 33 9 7 17 -14 34
15. Swansea 34 8 9 17 -5 33
16. WBA 33 6 15 12 -11 33
17. Norwich 34 8 8 18 -27 32
18. Fulham 34 9 3 22 -40 30

Breaking League News

Not the Best of Times?
West Ham : 16/04/2014 13:03:00
Livermore Interest
West Ham : 16/04/2014 13:02:00
Petrescu in Premier League Return?
Chelsea : 16/04/2014 12:57:00
Could Luke Shaw be off to United?
Chelsea : 16/04/2014 12:56:00
Could Man City lose Champions League spot?
Everton : 16/04/2014 11:00:00
PATHETIC - EARLY GOALS
Spurs : 16/04/2014 10:18:00
The Goodison factor
Everton : 16/04/2014 10:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Vote for your man of the Match vs Chelsea
Suggested By:  
Vorm 0%
Rangel 0%
Chico 10%
Williams 10%
Davies 0%
Routledge 40%
Shelvey 0%
Britton 10%
Dyer 0%
Hernandez 10%
Bony 10%
Amat 10%