Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Injury Boost For Swansea City As Bony Declared Fit

Injury Boost For Swansea City As Bony Declared Fit
Swansea City have received an injury boost today with the news that Wilfried Bony is fit, having coming off at half time during Saturday's 1-0 defeat at West Ham United.

The Swans feared that the striker could have been sidelined with a hamstring problem, as Paul Clement wasn't sure of the extent of the injury, but fortunately his substitution was only precautionary, as scans proved that he didn't damage it at London Stadium.

We missed him in the second half as we didn't have anyone dropping deep to receive and hold the ball up behind the strikers. He was also the only Swans player in the game to register a shot on target, as he forced Joe Hart into a full-stretch save with a good effort from outside the penalty area.

The news means that Bony has been cleared to go off on international duty with Ivory Coast, and hopefully he'll come back without any problems.

A club statement read:

'Bony was substituted at half-time at the London Stadium as a precautionary measure after complaining of tightness in his hamstring,'

'But further analysis has shown that there was no damage done.

'As a result, Bony has been cleared to head off on international duty.'

In other injury news, Ki Sung Yueng and Nathan Dyer continue their recoveries after featuring in the recent under-23s 6-0 win against Celtic under-23s.

Date:Monday October 2 2017
Time: 9:17PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

Officials - Everton v Swansea (18/12/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Everton and Swansea City this Monday.

Vital View - Premier League - 12th-13th December 2017

The Premier League season continued with the latest round of games played during midweek, 12th-13th December.

Rate The Players: Swansea City 0-4 Manchester City

Rate the players' performances in the 4-0 home defeat against Manchester City.

Stats: Swansea City v Manchester City

All the stats from Swansea City (0) vs (4) Manchester City, Liberty Stadium, 13th December 2017 Att: 20,870

Swansea City Archived Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

Editor email

Current Poll (see more polls)

Vote for your man of the match vs Manchester City
Suggested By:
van der Hoorn0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

1.Phil W7
3.Dennis Downing2
Write for Vital Football