Swansea City - Sousa Rejected Premiership Moves To Join Swans
UK time is: 18:33:12
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Sousa Rejected Premiership Moves To Join Swans

<>Paulo Sousa has been quoted in today's Mirror that he didn't accept offers from Premiership clubs before joining the Swans in July 2009.

The Portuguese legend, who played for a string of top European sides, has dreams of managing in the English Premier League but he rejected the opportunity to experience that at the beginning of this season.

Sousa said:

"I had offers earlier to be an assistant coach and a coach in the Premier League, but I didn`t accept them.

"My biggest dream is to coach in the Premier League. I`m convinced this will happen with Swansea or with another club."


Paulo Sousa couldn't really be much more popular amongst Swansea City fans right now, as he's taken us up to 4th in the Championship thanks to an 11-match unbeaten run that hasn't seen us lose a game in 2010 so far.

Promotion to the Premier League would surely make him a legend at this club, the first man to do that since John Toshack achieved that feat in the early 80's.

And If Sousa could deliver top flight football to the city of Swansea then it would arguably be a more impressive achievement than John Toshack's, considering the amount of money in football now and limitations Sousa has had with transfer fees and wage budgets.

We don't want to get too far ahead ourselves, of course, but there's no reason why we can't believe that promotion this season is possible. Considering our form, play-offs this season should be a must and what happens then in May is anyone's guess.

can Paulo Sousa take us up to the Premier League this season?

CLICK HERE TO SHARE YOUR VIEWS


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: VitalSwansea Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday February 21 2010

Time: 12:33PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Swansea City Articles

Archived Swansea City Articles

List All Vital Swansea City Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. eye_nose_hat 8
2. Phil W 7
3. GThomas 4
4. Lewisg1977 3
5. shearers boots 1
6. KevinE 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Spurs 38 19 7 12 5 64
6. Liverpool 38 18 8 12 4 62
7. Southampton 38 18 6 14 21 60
8. Swansea 38 16 8 14 -3 56
9. Stoke 38 15 9 14 3 54
10. Crystal Palace 38 13 9 16 -4 48
11. Everton 38 12 11 15 -2 47

Breaking League News

Mulumbu Reflects On Six Albion Years
WBA : 25/05/2015 18:10:01
Pulis' Plans Take Shape
WBA : 25/05/2015 18:03:00
Pulis Takes Blame For Arsenal Defeat
WBA : 25/05/2015 17:57:01
Three Talk City Defeat
Southampton : 25/05/2015 17:49:01
Davis Talks City Defeat
Southampton : 25/05/2015 17:42:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Vote for your man of the match vs Crystal Palace
Suggested By:  
Fabianski 0%
Naughton 0%
Fernandez 0%
Bartley 0%
Richards 0%
Britton 100%
Cork 0%
Emnes 0%
Montero 0%
Dyer 0%
Gomis 0%