Arsenal travel to Swansea on Sunday afternoon to take on Michael Laudrup's side in the third round of the FA Cup.

You can find out more about our opponents below.

Swansea City

Full name: Swansea City
Manager: Michael Laudrup
Club colours: White shirts, white shorts, white socks
Nickname(s): The Swans

Three facts about Swansea:

  • Swansea were still playing in the fourth tier of English football a decade ago
  • Defender Kyle Bartley was bought from Arsenal last summer
  • The Swans have never got further than the semi-final stage of the FA Cup

Miguel Michu

STAR MAN
Michu
The Spaniard has lit up the Premier League since arriving from Rayo Vallecano in the summer and has already scored 13 league goals. Clinical in front of goal and excellent in the air, Arsenal's defence will have to ensure the advanced midfielder is well marshalled on Sunday afternoon.

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