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Gillingham 3 - Swansea 1

Priestfield

16th Sept 2006

Attendance: 5,500

Swans Lose At Priestfield

Swansea City failed to build on their last two consecutive victories after suffering a heavy defeat at the hands of Gillingham at the Priestfield Stadium today.

The hosts found themselves 2 goals up inside of 30 minutes and they then extended their lead with 11 minutes remaining.

Jackett made a surprising change as he dropped Butler in favour of Andy Robinson on the left side of midfield.

Leon Knight scored a consolation goal with an overhead kick 5 minutes from the end but it was too little too late as also had a goal dissallowed.

Gillingham: Flinders, Jupp, Cox, Johnson, Jackman, Bentley, Flynn, Crofts, Jarvis, Easton, Mulligan (Ndumbu-Nsungu 60).
Subs Not Used: Pouton, Spiller, McDonald, Clohessy.

Booked: Easton.

Goals: Cox 14, Jarvis 30, Cox 79.

Swansea: Gueret, Amankwaah, Iriekpen, Lawrence, Austin (Williams 55), Britton (Butler 55), Tate, Pratley (Way 55), Robinson, Knight, Akinfenwa.


Subs Not Used: Fallon, Oakes.

Booked: Austin.

Goals: Knight 85.

Att: 5,500

Ref: K Woolmer (Northamptonshire).

More to follow soon.




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Date:Saturday September 16 2006

Time: 8:12PM

Your Comments

what a gutter
idroppedmyguts
swans seriously need 2 learn how 2 defend set pieces
craven06
Set-Pieces letting us down again...Dissapointed result but we're up the right end of the table!! Good result on sautrday will put us right back in the mix as Tranmere play Forest!! Come on City!!
Jackman2006
what a ******* disgrace were aming for promotion not relagation
swansea_till_i_die
 

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