Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Swansea City Sign £2m Spanish Defender Flores

Swansea City Sign £2m Spanish Defender Flores

Swansea City have completed the signing of Genoa defender Jose Manuel Flores in a deal worth £2m plus add-ons.



fter completing the season long of attacking midfielder Jonathan de Guzman from Villareal, Michael Laudrup has signed Flores to replace last season's loanee Steven Caulker.



ike de Guzman, Flores has worked with Laudrup before at Mallorca and both players were delighted to team up again with the Dane.



he 25 year-old will sign a thee-year deal subject to international clearance, and he told the Official Site that he is 'very happy' to join the Premier League club:



I>'I'm very happy to be here,''



I know I am joining a club that has been growing over the last few years and is still ambitious to go even higher.



Having played in La Liga (Spain) and Serie A (Italy), two great leagues, it's a dream come true to play in the Premier League, one of the best, if not the best, in the world.''



b>Flores also spoke about the influence Laudrup had on his decision to join the Swans.



I>'He was one of the main reasons I signed,''



He knows me as a person and a player, so I was honoured when the call came.



I believe the manager will be good for Swansea and they have done extremely well to get him. Swansea's way of playing is the same style as he wants to play the game. He is the right person to take this club forward.''



I'm really looking forward to it. I have been studying Swansea on the internet and I know I am joining a club with passionate supporters who are very close to the players.''







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

Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Tuesday July 10 2012
Time: 7:27PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital F1 - Blog: Spa Preview

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

Stats: Peterborough United v Swansea City

All the stats from Peterborough United (1) vs (3) Swansea City, ABAX Stadium, 23rd August 2016 Att: 4,727

Team Line-Ups & Updates: Peterborough United vs Swansea City

Team line-ups and match updates as Swansea City begin their League Cup campaign in the second round at Peterborough United

League Cup Round 3 Draw Wednesday Evening

The draw for round three of this year's League Cup competition will take place at around 9.45-10pm on Wednesday evening following the Accrington Stanley v Burnley tie.

Match Day Officials v Peterborough (23/8/16)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Peterborough United this Tuesday.

Archived Vital Swansea City Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

What will the result be at Leicester City?
Suggested By:
Leicester win31%
Draw13%
Swansea win56%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Man City 2 2 0 0 6 4
2 Man Utd 2 2 0 0 6 4
3 Hull City 2 2 0 0 6 3
4 Chelsea 2 2 0 0 6 2
5 Everton 2 1 1 0 4 1
6 Middlesbrough 2 1 1 0 4 1
7 Spurs 2 1 1 0 4 1
8 Burnley 2 1 0 1 3 1
9 WBA 2 1 0 1 3 0
10 West Ham 2 1 0 1 3 0
11 Liverpool 2 1 0 1 3 -1
12 Swansea 2 1 0 1 3 -1
13 Arsenal 2 0 1 1 1 -1
14 Watford 2 0 1 1 1 -1
15 Leicester City 2 0 1 1 1 -1
16 Southampton 2 0 1 1 1 -2
17 Stoke 2 0 1 1 1 -3
18 Sunderland 2 0 0 2 0 -2
19 Crystal Palace 2 0 0 2 0 -2
20 AFC Bournemouth 2 0 0 2 0 -3
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.forest fan16
2.Phil W8
3.Dennis Downing5
4.GThomas5
5.KevinE2
6.Woody1
7.bigboy1
8.Vital Swansea City1
9.John Jubal Murphy1