Swans lose out in Turf war


Swansea’s promotion bid suffers another crucial blow at Turf Moor with our resident Swans fan Abi Davies in attendance:-

Swansea City travelled to Turf Moor with the hope of ending their poor away run of 3 consecutive defeats, while Burnley themselves were trying to get back to winning ways after losing their last 4 Championship games. Burnley’s current form has seen them drop to 12th in the league, having been tipped for the play-offs under a month ago.

With Norwich playing and winning on Friday night, the pressure was mounted on Brendan Rodgers’ side to get a result on the road for the first time since February 22nd. There were two changes to the Swans side that was held at home in midweek as Leon Britton came in for the injured Joe Allen (thigh strain) and Darren Pratley was handed a start in place of Stephen Dobbie. Continue reading