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  1. LUFC Swansea City Fan View On Gary MonkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Vital Football

    ... Swansea? Not as much as I'd expected him to. He told the media before the start of last season that midfielder Leon Britton wouldn't be too involved in the first team because he wanted to bring through the likes of Fulton and Grimes. He did play the ...

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  2. Swans End Season With Solid Point vs Man CityRead the original story

    May 15, 2016 | Vital Football

    ... while Kingsley and Amat were two other players at the back with a lack of experience this season. In midfield, Leon Britton returned to a midfield trio alongside Leroy Fer and Jack Cork. Andre Ayew was up top once again while Jefferson Montero was ...

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  3. Manchester City effectively secure Champions League placeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... and City were punished for their profligacy on the stroke of half-time when Nicolas Otamendi brought down Leon Britton 25 yards out. Ayew took over free-kick duties in the absence of usual taker Gylfi Sigurdsson and his effort struck the head of ...

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  4. Sport24.co.za | Pellegrini bows out with City taking Euro prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | News24

    ... of circumstances. City defender Nicolas Otamendi was asking for trouble when he felled Swansea skipper Leon Britton with an ill-judged lunging challenge that earned a caution. There was further punishment moments later as Ayew set his sights on goal ...

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  5. Swansea season reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Sky Sports

    ... and he's picked up the language well and got to know the squad. We're delighted for him, he's a good guy." - Leon Britton on the decision to extend Francesco Guidolin's contract I've been really disappointed with them. They've got a lot of good ...

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  6. City ensure Pep Guardiola has Champions League football after final day pushRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Independent.ie

    ... and City were punished for their profligacy on the stroke of half-time when Nicolas Otamendi brought down Leon Britton 25 yards out. Ayew took over free-kick duties in the absence of usual taker Gylfi Sigurdsson and his effort struck the head of ...

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  7. Much work to be done but positive performance against Manchester City ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | IcNetwork

    ... hands up in frustration at loose passes and failed attacks. He did, though, help Swansea move forward and when Leon Britton tempted Nicolas Otamendi into a foul on the evergreen Leon Britton - who has surely earned a fresh extension to his contract ...

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  8. Swansea 1-1 Manchester City: Manuel Pellegrini ends on a high as...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... made a hash of an elaborate free-kick routine when they almost blew another after Nicolas Otamendi fouled Leon Britton. Leroy Fer and Andre Ayew stood over another set-piece. Fer shaped to shoot directly, but instead dummied. After a reasonably long ...

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  9. LIVE: Swansea v Manchester CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Goal.com

    ... Ashley Williams and Lukasz Fabianski are all heading to the Euros and will not play, meaning that Angel Rangel, Leon Britton, Jefferson Montero and Kristoffer Nordfeldt

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  10. Six-a-Side: Le Tiss v ThommoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Sky Sports

    ... his defence and that's not the way he sets his side up to play anyway, so I'm expecting goals from Aguero. Leon Britton - He's arguably been Swansea's best player since being recalled to the starting line-up and the role he plays ensures he ...

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  11. Swansea midfielder Ki Sung-Yueng out of Manchester City clash - due to military serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... start planning for the long term at Swansea after being handed a two-year contract in midweek, and midfielder Leon Britton believes the Italian's back to basics approach has paid dividends. "He keeps it simple whereas previous managers have had a ...

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  12. Britton 'delighted' Guidolin stayingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | BBC News

    Swansea City midfielder Leon Britton says the players are "delighted" that Francesco Guidolin will remain as head coach after agreeing a two-year deal. Guidolin, 60, was appointed in January on a six-month contract after Alan Curtis' temporary spell in charge, with the club in the relegation zone.

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  13. Swansea City player of the year awards LIVE: Updates and reaction to Guidolin appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | IcNetwork

    We should be getting a lifetime achievement presentation and then hearing from Francesco Guidolin before we get started with the awards! Leon Britton was chatting earlier about how Guidolin was popular with the players and well-respected and the players are pleased for him after coming in at a difficult time and playing his part. Few interested observers keeping tabs in the other results tonight.

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  14. What Francesco Guidolin has to get right at Swansea City to justify club's faith in himRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | IcNetwork

    ... was his willingness to take on the concerns and opinions of senior players, using the likes of Ashley Williams, Leon Britton and Angel Rangel to make sure the Swans' song was coming from the same hymn sheet. That cannot stop now he has the ...

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  15. Should Francesco Guidolin stay on? Swansea City fans present the case for and againstRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | IcNetwork

    ... I know some people are sating 'never go back' but does that mean they think we shouldn't have re-signed Leon Britton or Gylfi Sigurdsson? For me, we need to go back to our football and our way of doing things and I think Brendan is someone who can ...

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  16. Jack Cork says Swansea City happy to have proved they are not on the beachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | IcNetwork

    ... a calamitous campaign for the club. Cork, stand-in skipper at the Boleyn Ground with Ashley Williams rested and Leon Britton on the bench, has a point given that Swansea have every chance of nailing a top-ten finish with victory over Manchester City ...

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  17. West Ham crumble to poor home defeat against Swansea CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Newham Recorder

    ... while Jefferson Montero, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Neil Taylor plus substitutes Angel Rangel and ex-Hammers starlet Leon Britton missed out, too. That saw call-ups for Sung-Yueng, Leroy Fer, Kyle Naughton, Federico Fernandez, Stephen Kingsley and Modou ...

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  18. Swansea Confirm Safety With 3-1 Win Over LiverpoolRead the original story

    May 1, 2016 | Vital Football

    ... any decent spells of possession. The key to Swansea's play and dominance though was the central midfield duo of Leon Britton and Jack Cork. Many fans have said that they can't play together - they're too similar and there's a lack of attacking ...

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  19. Swansea City swap flip flops for focus to make certain - The Final WordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | IcNetwork

    ... of the Red rookies, to put right a wrong. Klopp's kids have not been shown up like this, but with Jack Cork and Leon Britton superb in gaining an early dominance in the midfield that set the tone they were unable to repeat the impressions they made ...

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  20. When it rains it pours! Sorry Liverpool get exactly what they deserve at SwanseaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | Goal.com

    ... to collect maximum points and set about ruffling their already disjointed opposition. Ahead of kick off, Leon Britton explained that it was difficult for his team-mates to plan for the game as they expected several changes from Liverpool. They ...

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