Swansea City AFC

Manager
Bob Bradley
Established
1912
Nick Name
The Swans
Stadium
Liberty Stadium
Capacity
20972
Twitter
https://twitter.com/SwansOfficial
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/SwanseaCityFC/
Website
http://www.swanseacity.net/

General Information

The area around Swansea traditionally had been a rugby area, and despite previous attempts by a football club named Swansea Villa, there were no notable football clubs until the establishment of Swansea Town AFC in the summer of 1912. Following the lead of many other South Wales sides, joined the second division of the Southern League for the following season. J. W. Thorpe was the club's first chairman. A site owned by Swansea Gaslight Co., called Vetch Field due to the vegetables that grew...
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