Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Britton Aims For Carling Cup Progression

Britton Aims For Carling Cup Progression

Leon Britton says tomorrow's Carling Cup Second Round game against Scunthorpe is the perfect opportunity for the team to carry on the winning mentality.

The Swans won their first League game of the season on Saturday at Coventry City and we'll want to keep the wins coming with two home games this week.

We're back in Carling Cup action on Tuesday night as Scunthorpe arrive at the Liberty Stadium for the second round tie, and Britton says the team are keen to progress as far as they can in the competition.

'They (Scunthorpe) are going to be disappointed after losing heavily at Sheffield Wednesday but it's all about us,'

'If we carry on with the standards we have shown at Coventry and last week against Reading we will start getting more wins on the board - starting against Scunthorpe on Tuesday.'

'We had good runs in both cups last year and it's something that can give you a huge confidence boost.

'We want to carry on the winning mentality and it all starts again this Tuesday.

'It may only be a cup game but we want to win it and go as far as we can this in competition.'


Swansea City reached the 4th round of the League Cup last year and we'll be aiming to match that this season, with hopefully a tie later on against Cardiff City or Wigan Athletic - the two clubs top of the fans' wanted list!



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Monday August 24 2009
Time: 12:27PM

Comments

0
It would be great to reach the 4th round again and get a tie like wigan at home!
GThomas
24/08/2009 12:53:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

The Swansea City FC Injury Table...

Our weekly update looking at the injury table and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

Set Piece Analysis Part 1- Impact of Conceding from Corners

The first part of our analysis on Swansea's defending at corners, and the impact it has had on their season

Early Signs Are Very Encouraging Under Guidolin Says Taylor

Swansea City left back Neil Taylor says that the early signs are 'very encouraging' as the players adjust to their new head coach Francesco Guidolin

Stats: Swansea's Midfielders Compared - Ki, Cork & Britton

A stats comparison of Swansea's current midfield trio provides some surprising results...

Archived Vital Swansea City Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

What will the result be vs Southampton?
Suggested By:
Swansea City win73%
Draw16%
Southampton11%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 25 15 8 2 53 20
2 Spurs 25 13 9 3 48 26
3 Arsenal 25 14 6 5 48 17
4 Man City 25 14 5 6 47 21
5 Man Utd 25 11 8 6 41 10
6 West Ham 25 10 9 6 39 9
7 Southampton 25 10 7 8 37 9
8 Everton 25 8 11 6 35 12
9 Liverpool 25 9 8 8 35 -4
10 Watford 25 9 6 10 33 0
11 Stoke 25 9 6 10 33 -7
12 Crystal Palace 25 9 5 11 32 -4
13 Chelsea 25 7 9 9 30 -2
14 WBA 25 7 8 10 29 -9
15 AFC Bournemouth 25 7 7 11 28 -12
16 Swansea 25 6 9 10 27 -9
17 Newcastle 25 6 6 13 24 -18
18 Norwich 25 6 5 14 23 -20
19 Sunderland 25 5 5 15 20 -19
20 Aston Villa 25 3 7 15 16 -20
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Southampton (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 28 2016 2:05PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 2 2016 7:45PM : Arsenal (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Norwich City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : AFC Bournemouth (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 19 2016 5:30PM : Aston Villa (H)
Barclays Premier League

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Phil W3
2.Vital Swansea City2
3.eye_nose_hat2
4.Dennis Downing2