Swansea City v Arsenal - JG Preview

Laurent Koscielny - France

Arsenal travel to south Wales to take on Swansea City in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.

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 are the current League Cup holders


Michu Swansea CitySTAR MAN
The Spaniard has lit up the Premier League since arriving from Rayo Vallecano in the summer and has already scored 15 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.