Date:Monday July 4 2011
BBC Sport is reporting that Swansea City are set to sign Spanish striker Jonathan Soriano.
The Swans are set to travel abroad to meet a player's representative and while the club aren't willing to reveal the identify of one of Brendan Rodgers' transfer targets, BBC Sport believe it is Barcelona B frontman Soriano.
The 25 year-old was top scorer in Spain's second tier last season with 26 goals and he also attracted interest from fellow Premier League side Wigan Athletic.
The under-21 international scored 32 goals in 37 games in all competitions last year, and that also attracted attention from Udinese and Marseille.
Chairman Huw Jenkins told the Official Site:
'I will be meeting with the representative of a player that we feel will be perfect for Swansea City.
'He has the talent that would fit in to the style in which we believe in, and we are hopeful of him coming here.
'By flying out to meet his representative, I hope we can agree a deal within the next few days. We will talk about what we want to achieve as a club, and what the player wishes to achieve too.
'After the arrival of Danny Graham and the recent news regarding Steven Caulker - along with Angel Rangel committing his future to the club - this would add to the feelgood factor around the club.
'We are determined to continue the good work put in over the last few years, and we will do it the way which is best for Swansea City.'
Date:Monday July 4 2011
No Savage / BBC, Williams Is Going Nowhere! (Monday March 2 2015)
Monk: 'They Weren't Penalties At All' (Saturday February 28 2015)
Dyche: There Wasn't Anything Between The 2 Sides (Saturday February 28 2015)
40 Points, Up to 8th In The League! (Saturday February 28 2015)
Team Line-Ups: Burnley 0-1 Swansea City (Saturday February 28 2015)
Previous Line-Ups: Burnley vs Swansea City (Friday February 27 2015)
'Burnley Are Very High Tempo & Very Intense' (Friday February 27 2015)
Same Again at Burnley? Or Back To Wingers? (Friday February 27 2015)
Swansea City Walking Wounded - Injury List... (Friday February 27 2015)
Taylor Praises Monk's Tactical Changes In Utd Win (Wednesday February 25 2015)
|9. West Ham||27||10||9||8||6||39|
» Stoke : 02/03/2015 18:46:00
|Sherwood - The Pressure Is On Ahead Of West Brom
» Aston Villa : 02/03/2015 18:37:00
|Ireland wins Aston Villa man of the match poll
» Stoke : 02/03/2015 18:29:00
|Liverpool: Reds Post A £1m Profit
» Liverpool : 02/03/2015 18:29:00
|All Change - New Albion Injury Update
» Aston Villa : 02/03/2015 18:23:00