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Swansea Draw Reading In Carling Cup

Swansea City have drawn Premiership opposition in the form of Reading at the Liberty Stadium in the 2nd round of the Carling Cup.

The Swans are no strangers to Cup clashes against Reading after by then Championship outfit dumped Swansea out of the Carling Cup in the first round in 2005.

Swansea finally secured a safe passage into the 2nd round for the first time in eight seasons with a 2-0 win vs Walsall at the Liberty Stadium on Tuesday night.

The two goals came from two of Martinez`s new signings Paul Anderson in the first half and Jason Scotland deep into injury time in the 2nd half.

Swansea were unseeded for the draw which took place live on Sky Sports.

The Tie will be played the week begging the 27th August.




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Writer: sbrjack Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday August 16 2007

Time: 8:55PM

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Oh well no Cardiff or Bristol but at least its a premiership side and were at home.
jack hammers
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16/08/2007 22:21:00

am I right in saying the first english premiership side to come to the Liberty stadium since fulham and blackburn came when it opened?
sp00k
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17/08/2007 07:49:00

i thought the match was to be played on the 27th?
rhysjones1
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17/08/2007 08:54:00

Good draw! Should be our biggest test to date.
barrydoom
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17/08/2007 13:13:00

 

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