Date:Friday May 10 2013
Michael Laudrup's agent Bayram Tutumlu has insisted Swansea City fans don't need to worry about losing their manager this Summer.
After reports confirmed that David Moyes will take over Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United next season, Laudrup quickly became one of the favourites to replace the Scot at Goodison Park.
Chairman Huw Jenkins was quick to insist that Michael Laudrup would turn down the offer if it came his way, and now both Laudrup and his agent say that he's staying in South Wales.
Laudrup told BBC Sport:
'My intention is to be here [at Swansea].'
'I don't have dreams of going to other clubs, I live in the present.'
'I haven't spoken to anyone [at Everton], I don't have time I have so much work to do here,'
His agent, Bayram Tutumlu also added:
'He will not be changing clubs,'
'He likes Swansea and is very settled.
'People always talk about Michael becoming a coach of other clubs because he has done very well.
'But he is the manager of Swansea and that will not change. The Swansea fans do not need to worry. He will be there next season.'
Swansea City fans have come used to their manager being automatically linked with a manager's job elsewhere, but that goes to prove how successful they've been in recent years.
They lost their last two managers as Roberto Martinez and Brendan Rodgers were both tempted by moves elsewhere.
Swansea fans still get nervous when a manager leaves or announces his departure from a club as Laudrup will obviously be heavily linked with jobs having also experienced success like his predecessors.
So far, Laudrup seems to be true to his word that he will stay on for at least another season to enjoy a Europa League campaign at the Liberty Stadium. But what happens beyond that is anyone's guess. He is contracted for another two years but you get the feeling that he may move in 2014. Hopefully not but for now it appears that Huw Jenkins won't have to search for a new manager just yet.
Join Vital Swansea
To visit the Vital Swansea message board, click here.
This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Swansea
Date:Friday May 10 2013
Trundles Writes Off Michu Rumours (Saturday March 8 2014)
Rate The Players: Swansea City 1-1 Crystal Palace (Tuesday March 4 2014)
Date Confirmed For Arsenal vs Swansea City (Tuesday March 4 2014)
Monk Has 'Massive Confidence' Swansea Will Survive (Sunday March 2 2014)
Vorm Admits 'I Had To Do Better' (Sunday March 2 2014)
Pulis 'Delighted' With a Point at Swansea City (Sunday March 2 2014)
Ince Sticks By His Pre-Match Comments (Sunday March 2 2014)
Benitez: We Deserved To Go Through (Saturday March 1 2014)
75% Were Confident Of a Win At Napoli (Friday February 28 2014)
Stats: Napoli v Swansea City (Thursday February 27 2014)
|11. Aston Villa||28||8||7||13||-7||31|
|13. Hull City||28||8||6||14||-5||30|
|16. Crystal Palace||28||8||3||17||-19||27|
|Hammers in Poyet Hunt
» West Ham : 11/03/2014 13:03:00
|Is Kroos Using Our Name?
» Man Utd : 11/03/2014 13:00:00
|Young Spanish Striker on United Radar
» Man Utd : 11/03/2014 12:59:00
|Carvalho Mark II?
» Chelsea : 11/03/2014 12:55:00
|All Wenger Wants Is a Fair Crack Of The Whip
» Arsenal : 11/03/2014 11:49:00
|Arteta Wants To Invoke The Spirit Of '89
» Arsenal : 11/03/2014 11:07:00
|Dan Gosling: What a waste
» Everton : 11/03/2014 11:00:00