UK time is: 07:37:22
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Peterborough 1 - Swansea 0

London Road

31st Oct 2006

Attendance:

Swans Crash Out Of Trophy

Swansea City's defence of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy came to an end tonight after a 1-0 defeat to Peterborough at London Road.

Crow got the winning goal for the home side just 3 minutes into the game after taking advantage of a long ball which both Lawrence and Gueret failed to deal with.

Despite Jackett having his fair share of injuries in his squad, he still had enough quality to progress through to the third round.

The likes of Trundle, Fallon, Williams and Tudur-Jones were on the bench while 17 year-old striker made his full debut up front alongside Akinfenwa.

Defender Steven Watt also made his first start of the season as he paired up with Lawrence in centre defence.

Yet another game in which we couldn't score in, as the likes of Jones and Tudur-Jones both failed to finish off their chances.

Trundle came on during the second half but that made no difference as the League 2 side held out for the win.

The Swans can now concentrate on the League and with 3 games this week and 2 defeats so far, we'd better finish it off with a home win against Bournemouth on Saturday.

Peterborough United: Tyler, Holden, Arber, Branston , Butcher, McLean, Crow, Day, Huke, Ghaichem, Futcher. Subs: Stirling, Richards, Benjamin, Opara, Fry.

Swansea City: Gueret, Amankwaah, Austin, Watt, Lawrence , Tate, O'Leary, MacDonald, Butler, Jones, Akinfenwa. Subs: Trundle, Fallon, Williams, Tudur Jones, Graves.

Ref: J Moss (Yorkshire).




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: VitalSwansea Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday October 31 2006

Time: 10:10PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
No one bothering with article comments anymore then on here!? Can't say I'm too bothered about going out though, at least now we can concentrate on the league.
KevinE
Report Abuse
03/11/2006 13:39:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Aston Villa 0 - 1 Swansea
Swansea 0 - 1 Liverpool
Spurs 3 - 2 Swansea
Burnley 0 - 1 Swansea
Swansea 2 - 1 Man Utd
WBA 2 - 0 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Liverpool 30 16 6 8 12 54
6. Southampton 30 16 5 9 21 53
7. Spurs 30 16 5 9 5 53
8. Swansea 30 12 7 11 -4 43
9. West Ham 30 11 9 10 3 42
10. Stoke 30 12 6 12 -3 42
11. Crystal Palace 30 9 9 12 -5 36

Breaking League News

Name the Starting XI - Stoke (h)
Chelsea : 02/04/2015 07:33:01
United Top Dogs in Top 50
Man Utd : 02/04/2015 07:00:00
Arsenal The 2nd Biggest Club?
Arsenal : 02/04/2015 06:51:00
Chelsea To Win Premiership By Massive 13 Points!
Chelsea : 02/04/2015 06:06:00
Are Stoke the 14th biggest club?
Stoke : 01/04/2015 20:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Vote for your Man of the Match vs Aston Villa
Suggested By:  
Fabianski 7%
Naughton 1%
Williams 2%
Fernandez 4%
Taylor 2%
Ki 4%
Cork 39%
Shelvey 1%
Routledge 1%
Sigurdsson 1%
Gomis 29%
Montero 9%