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The Sun - Fri Aug 11 11:46 PM
VIRGIL VAN DIJK will not play in Southampton’s Premier League opener with Swansea because of a “virus”. But Saints boss Mauricio Pellegrino has warned his want-away captain he is NOT bigger than the club. Van Dijk, 26, is a target for both Chelsea and Liverpool — and this week slapped in a transf...
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 10:30 PM
Van Dijk will be conspicuous by his absence against Swansea on Saturday after Pellegrino claimed the want-away Dutchman has been struck down by a 'virus.'
Mirror - Fri Aug 11 10:30 PM
The 34-year-old could not resist leading Swansea into the new campaign at Southampton
Mirror - Fri Aug 11 10:30 PM
The Dutch defender handed a transfer request in this week and will not play against Swansea this weekend
Goal.com - Fri Aug 11 9:43 PM
The Dutch defender has suffered a virus on the eve of the new Premier League season, but the uncertainty around his future continues to grow
Liverpool FC - Fri Aug 11 9:05 PM
Danny Ings and Yan Dhanda were on target as Liverpool U23s began their Premier League 2 campaign with a 2-0 victory at Swansea City.
Liverpool FC - Fri Aug 11 6:30 PM
Liverpool U23s face Swansea City in their opening Premier League 2 game of 2017-18 on Friday night - and you can watch the match live on LFCTV and LFCTV GO from 6.30pm BST.
Goal.com - Fri Aug 11 4:59 PM
The Swans are confident of keeping the Blues target, despite Gylfi Sigurdsson closing in on an exit to Everton
Sky Sports - Fri Aug 11 4:25 PM
England youth sides' exploits this summer have fans dreaming of senior World Cup glory, but who will get their chance to shine in the Premier League this season? We pick five Young Lions primed to make their mark.
Guardian - Fri Aug 11 1:37 PM
This will be Mauricio Pellegrino’s first match in charge at St Mary’s but the 90 or so minutes will inevitably be overshadowed by missing parties. Neither the Southampton captain, Virgil van Dijk, or Swansea City’s playmaker, Gylfi Sigurdsson, will feature with question marks over their immediate...
Guardian - Fri Aug 11 12:00 PM
The £11m signing has vowed not to shave it off until he is called up by Spain and will step up if Sigurdsson, whose goals were crucial to the great escape, leaves Star man: With Gylfi Sigurdsson likely to be taking his deadly set pieces and Icelandic invention off to Everton , Swansea can ill aff...
Sky Sports - Fri Aug 11 11:54 AM
Virgil van Dijk has been ruled out of Southampton's Premier League opener with Swansea at St Mary's on Saturday.
Liverpool FC - Fri Aug 11 11:39 AM
Danny Ings will play for Liverpool U23s at Swansea City tonight as the striker continues his recovery from a second long-term injury.
Mirror - Fri Aug 11 11:23 AM
The Swansea boss has had an enquiry dismissed for the 27-year-old Wales midfielder as he's set to lose Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton
The Sun - Fri Aug 11 10:59 AM
I AM sure that most Swansea fans would like to forget last season as quickly as we possibly could. Two sets of owners, three managers and a feeling that relegation was a certainty right up to the last few weeks of the season just means that there was nothing really to shout home about. However, …
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 10:45 AM
Mark Hughes has told Swansea to give up any thoughts of prising Joe Allen away from Stoke after Paul Clement’s side made an enquiry for the midfielder.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 10:37 AM
Ahead of the opening weekend of Premier League action, Sportsmail will be providing you with all you need to know about every game. Here is the Southampton vs Swansea latest.
The Sun - Fri Aug 11 10:36 AM
STOKE have reportedly rejected an approach from Swansea to take Joe Allen back to South Wales as a replacement for Gylfi Sigurdsson. The Swans‘ Icelandic star is a mega-money target for big-spending Everton this summer, as both clubs creep ever close to a deal. Now the Welsh club’s focus has turn...
Irish Independent - Fri Aug 11 10:28 AM
Virgil van Dijk has been ruled out of Southampton's Premier League opener with Swansea at St Mary's, officially due to a virus.
Daily Star - Fri Aug 11 10:18 AM
MARK HUGHES says there’s no chance Joe Allen will be heading out of Stoke.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 10:17 AM
Want-away captain Virgil van Dijk will miss Southampton's Premier League opener at home to Swansea on Saturday with 'illness, ' new manager Mauricio Pellegrino claims.
Irish Independent - Fri Aug 11 10:12 AM
Swansea have omitted Gylfi Sigurdsson from their season-opener at Southampton as the saga over his proposed transfer to Everton continues.
Daily Telegraph - Fri Aug 11 10:03 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Everton manager Ronald Koeman believes a deal for Swansea's Gyfli Sigurdsson remains close as he looks to complete one of the most protracted transfers of the summer. Koeman is adamant talks are ongoing between the Merseysiders and Welsh club, and more »
Daily Star - Fri Aug 11 9:47 AM
SOUTHAMPTON boss Mauricio Pellegrino has confirmed Virgil Van Dijk will miss tomorrow's clash with Swansea.
Daily Express - Fri Aug 11 9:42 AM
VIRGIL VAN DIJK will miss Southampton’s Premier League opener with Swansea with a virus.
Daily Express - Fri Aug 11 9:37 AM
SWANSEA have omitted Gylfi Sigurdsson from their season-opener at Southampton as the saga over his proposed transfer to Everton continues.
Liverpool FC - Fri Aug 11 9:19 AM
Liverpool U23s face Swansea City in their opening Premier League 2 game of 2017-18 on Friday night - and you can watch the match live on LFCTV and LFCTV GO from 6.30pm BST.
Liverpool FC - Fri Aug 11 9:10 AM
Neil Critchley takes charge of Liverpool U23s for the first time in Premier League 2 as the young Reds face the long trip to Swansea City on Friday night – a match you can watch exclusively live on LFCTV.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 8:55 AM
The Premier League is back. Once the first whistle is blown, anything can happen. Sportsmail's reporters assess signings, managers and title contenders. Here are their predictions.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 8:52 AM
There are more than 200 million reasons why the Premier League trophy will be paraded in Manchester next May after City and United splashed their cash. Here's who we're backing.
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 8:21 AM
Fans at each Premier League club will be giving their views every Monday in Sportsmail’s new football magazine, The Verdict. Here, they outline their hopes and fears for the season ahead.
BBC - Fri Aug 11 6:52 AM
Swansea City head coach Paul Clement believes striker Fernando Llorente will stay at the club despite interest from Chelsea.
Sky Sports - Fri Aug 11 6:05 AM
The Soccer Saturday pundits provide us with their predictions for who will win the Premier League, make the top for, go down and win the Golden Boot.
Daily Telegraph - Fri Aug 11 4:50 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Swansea City want Nacer Chadli to replace Gylfi Sigurdsson once the midfielder completes his move to Everton and have made enquiries to try to re-sign Wilfried Bony and Joe Allen. Sigurdsson will not be involved in Swansea's Premier League opener and more »
Soccernet - Fri Aug 11 4:47 AM
Ronald Koeman says Everton are still trying to get deals done to add new players, including Swansea's Gylfi Sigurdsson. If the early stages of the transfer window sent supporter optimism off the scale, the subsequent lull and two sleep-inducing Europa League performances offer a heavy dose of per...
Daily Mail - Fri Aug 11 1:13 AM
The 25-year-old has been a long-term target for Swansea City but is due for a medical at Huddersfield on Friday after they had an offer of around £3million accepted.
Soccernet - Fri Aug 11 12:51 AM
Swansea manager Paul Clement says Gylfi Sigurdsson is not in his plans and that he wants his situation resolved quickly. Paul Clement insists Fernando Llorente will be staying at Swansea after admitting the club are in "limbo" over the Gylfi Sigurdsson transfer saga. As Swansea and Everton remain...
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 11:34 PM
As Swansea and Everton remain in talks to break the deadlock over Sigurdsson's protracted transfer to Goodison Park, Clement believes Llorente will not be following the Icelandic playmaker.
Sky Sports - Thu Aug 10 11:15 PM
Paul Clement says he is confident Fernando Llorente will stay at Swansea after admitting the club are in "limbo" over the Gylfi Sigurdsson transfer saga.
Metro - Thu Aug 10 11:12 PM
They’ll have to look elsewhere.
Irish Independent - Thu Aug 10 11:09 PM
Paul Clement insists Fernando Llorente will be staying at Swansea after admitting the club are in "limbo" over the Gylfi Sigurdsson transfer saga.
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 11:08 PM
Mark Hughes has no desire to sell the Wales international who cost Stoke £13m when he joined from Liverpool last summer.
Guardian - Thu Aug 10 11:03 PM
• Koeman wants full value of £30m for Ross Barkley if offers come in • Paul Clement calls on Swansea and Everton to agree fee for Gylfi Sigurdsson Ronald Koeman has told Ross Barkley’s suitors – including Tottenham Hotspur – that Everton will not accept a below-market offer for the England intern...
Daily Mail - Thu Aug 10 10:36 PM
The Premier League season is now just hours away, and it is time to look ahead to how the 20 teams will all get on. Sportsmail's Martin Keown gives the lowdown on Swansea.
Guardian - Thu Aug 10 10:30 PM
• Injured Spanish striker linked with Chelsea but Swansea manager confident • Clement targets new signings to counter impending exit of Sigurdsson Paul Clement is confident Fernando Llorente will remain a Swansea City player and not follow Gylfi Sigurdsson out of the door. The Iceland midfielder...
Daily Star - Thu Aug 10 10:30 PM
PAUL CLEMENT insists Fernando Llorente won’t be following Gylfi Sigurdsson out of the door at Swansea.
Sky Sports - Thu Aug 10 9:13 PM
Stoke chief executive Tony Scholes has confirmed he turned down an inquiry from Swansea City for Wales midfielder Joe Allen.
Soccernet - Thu Aug 10 9:10 PM
Ronald Koeman says Everton are still trying to get deals done to add new players, including Swansea's Gylfi Sigurdsson.
Sky Sports - Thu Aug 10 9:03 PM
Stoke chief executive Tony Scholes has confirmed he turned down an inquiry from Swansea City for Wales midfielder Joe Allen.
The Sun - Thu Aug 10 5:44 PM
PREMIER LEAGUE football finally returns at the weekend with Southampton hosting Swansea. The Community Shield is now done-and-dusted – with Arsenal running out winners – and it’s time to turn our attention to the top-flight. Arsenal face Leicester in the season-opener on Friday night, before 14 c...
Irish Independent - Thu Aug 10 5:07 PM
Swansea and Everton remain in talks to end the Gylfi Sigurdsson saga with both managers keen to get the protracted transfer done.
Soccernet - Thu Aug 10 4:06 PM
Swansea manager Paul Clement says Gylfi Sigurdsson is not in his plans and that he wants his situation resolved quickly.
Soccernet - Thu Aug 10 3:45 PM
Swansea manager Paul Clement insists that the only objective he has set his side this season is to win as many games as possible.
Irish Independent - Thu Aug 10 3:45 PM
Ronald Koeman is confident Everton are close to striking a deal with Swansea for playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson.
Soccernet - Thu Aug 10 3:40 PM
ESPN FC's Alexis Nunes and Steve Nicol dive into the latest transfer rumours surrounding football's biggest stars. FC's Paul Mariner isn't convinced that Everton would benefit from shelling out 50 million for Gylfi Sigurdsson this summer. Gylfi Sigurdsson's proposed transfer to Everton remains de...
Irish Independent - Thu Aug 10 3:36 PM
Ronald Koeman is confident Everton are close to striking a deal with Swansea for playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson.
Mirror - Thu Aug 10 3:25 PM
The Everton manager was reacting to suggestions talks have broken down with Swansea
The Sun - Thu Aug 10 3:23 PM
GYLFI SIGURDSSON’S dragging transfer saga is frustrating Swansea boss Paul Clement who needs to plan for replacements for the Everton target. The Iceland playmaker has been the subject of a £40million bid from the Toffees but the Welsh club has dug in their heels and demanded £50m for their star...
Sky Sports - Thu Aug 10 3:18 PM
Ronald Koeman insists Everton remain close to signing Gylfi Sigurdsson and talks with Swansea have not broken down.
Daily Express - Thu Aug 10 2:45 PM
EVERTON are still in talks with Swansea over a deal for Gylfi Sigurdsson.
Irish Independent - Thu Aug 10 2:41 PM
Gylfi Sigurdsson's proposed transfer to Everton remains deadlocked, with Swansea boss Paul Clement calling for "compromise" on both sides.
BBC - Thu Aug 10 2:37 PM
Swansea City manager Paul Clement says Everton target Gylfi Sigurdsson will not play in the Premier League season-opener against Southampton.
Sky Sports - Thu Aug 10 2:22 PM
Gylfi Sigurdsson is not in Swansea's squad to face Southampton, Paul Clement has confirmed, as talks over a move to Everton continue.
Sky Sports - Thu Aug 10 12:54 PM
The stats-based Sky Sports Predictor is tipping Fulham for Championship glory after the first round of matches.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 9:31 PM
Dwight Yorke rolled back the years as the 1999 Champions League winner scored twice for a Manchester United Legends side during Alan Tate's testimonial match for Swansea.
Daily Star - Wed Aug 9 8:30 PM
KYLE BARTLEY has signed a new four-year deal at Swansea - and it’s left Leeds fans devastated.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 7:19 PM
Bartley spent the last campaign on loan at Championship outfit Leeds, becoming a fans' favourite after impressing alongside Pontus Jansson at the heart of Garry Monk's defence.
Irish Independent - Wed Aug 9 6:41 PM
Kyle Bartley has ended speculation about his future by signing a new four-year deal at Swansea, the Premier League club has announced.
BBC - Wed Aug 9 6:20 PM
Swansea City give Kyle Bartley a new four-year deal as defender commits his future at the Liberty Stadium until 2021.
Sky Sports - Wed Aug 9 5:24 PM
Kyle Bartley has signed a new four-year contract at Swansea.
Sky Sports - Wed Aug 9 4:23 PM
We asked fans of every Premier League club to pick their ideal line-ups for the season ahead - and the results are in.
Guardian - Wed Aug 9 12:59 PM
Paul Clement’s preparations in limbo due to standoff over Gylfi Sigurdsson and how side perform may depend on events in transfer window over next three weeks Guardian writers’ predicted position 17th (NB: this is not necessarily Stuart James’ prediction but the average of our writers’ tips) Last...
Soccernet - Wed Aug 9 10:53 AM
Swansea City coach Paul Clement is keen for Gylfi Sigurdsson's future to be resolved as quickly as possible after talks over a move to
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 10:42 AM
Swansea must build on their strong finish to the last Premier League campaign when they kick off their new season with a trip to Southampton on Saturday, defender Angel Rangel has said.
Daily Mail - Wed Aug 9 9:38 AM
The arrivals of Romelu Lukaku, Alvaro Morata and Alexandre Lacazette may have stolen the headlines but there have been plenty more big signings this summer. We list 13 to look out for.
Sky Sports - Wed Aug 9 7:44 AM
The new Premier League season kicks off in front of the Sky Sports cameras on Friday and you can join us as Antonio Conte, Rafa Benitez, Gary Neville and more gear up for the 2017/18 term.
Sky Sports - Wed Aug 9 6:12 AM
It's one of SkySports.com's longest-running features, but just how accurate are Paul Merson's predictions?
Daily Telegraph - Wed Aug 9 5:59 AM
Telegraph.co.uk It had been thought that a deal was close but Ronald Koeman is understood to be increasingly frustrated at the club's continued failure, so far, to agree a fee for the 27-year-old midfielder who he regards as the key signing of his summer transfer spree. and more »
Daily Star - Wed Aug 9 12:00 AM
TOM CARROLL has been backed to step into Gylfi Sigurdsson’s boots at Swansea.
Irish Independent - Tue Aug 8 11:53 PM
Jack Cork is happy to be playing under Sean Dyche at Burnley after admitting the revolving door in the Swansea manager's office unsettled players last season.
Sky Sports - Tue Aug 8 10:42 PM
Yeni Ngbakoto's goal secured a 1-0 victory for QPR against 10-man Northampton and a place in the second round of the Carabao Cup.
BBC - Tue Aug 8 10:30 PM
Managerial upheaval affected Swansea as they fought to avoid relegation last season, says their former midfielder Jack Cork.
Sky Sports - Tue Aug 8 9:34 PM
SkySports Talks between Everton and Swansea over Gylfi Sigurdsson have broken down but any suggestion the deal is off is nonsense, according to Sky sources. One source has suggested that a verbal agreement was reached between the two clubs, only for Everton and more »
Sky Sports - Tue Aug 8 8:25 PM
Talks between Everton and Swansea over Gylfi Sigurdsson have broken down but any suggestion the deal is off is nonsense, according to Sky sources.
Mirror - Tue Aug 8 8:06 PM
The Toffees were hopeful of tying up a club-record deal for the Icelandic playmaker before this weekend's opener with Stoke
The Sun - Tue Aug 8 12:47 PM
KYLE BARTLEY has agreed a fresh four-year deal to stay at Swansea. The 26-year-old centre-back has committed his future at the Liberty Stadium until 2021 and ended hopes of Burnley and Leeds snapping him up in the window. Clarets boss Sean Dyche had looked at the ex-Arsenal defender to replace Mi...
Independent - Tue Aug 8 12:06 PM
Can Paul Clement see the Swans safe from relegation again?
Sky Sports - Tue Aug 8 10:45 AM
Who would make it into your Swansea XI for their Premier League season opener against Southampton?
Sky Sports - Tue Aug 8 10:01 AM
The Sky Sports Power Rankings are back for the 2017/18 Premier League season - in addition to a new La Liga Power Rankings.
Sky Sports - Tue Aug 8 9:30 AM
Who would make it into your Southampton XI for their Premier League season opener against Swansea?
Sky Sports - Tue Aug 8 6:12 AM
The Sky Sports mobile app just got even better… but you'll need to log in to get the full personalised experience!
Sky Sports - Tue Aug 8 6:12 AM
The 2017/18 Premier League season kicks off on Friday - but which team typically has the strongest start?
Mirror - Mon Aug 7 6:10 PM
Swans boss Paul Clement is keen on adding the defender to his Liberty Stadium squad
The Sun - Mon Aug 7 3:33 PM
PREMIER LEAGUE football finally returns at the weekend with Southampton hosting Swansea. The Community Shield is now done-and-dusted – with Arsenal running out winners – and it’s time to turn our attention to the top-flight. Arsenal face Leicester in the season-opener on Friday night, before 14 c...
Sky Sports - Mon Aug 7 1:38 PM
The start of the 2017/18 Premier League season is here, with new players, new managers and new teams, but what about new rules?
Sky Sports - Mon Aug 7 1:13 PM
The 2017/18 Carabao Cup first round gets underway on Tuesday night, with 18 Sky Bet Championship sides in action.
Soccernet - Mon Aug 7 11:55 AM
FC's Paul Mariner isn't convinced that Everton would benefit from shelling out 50 million for Gylfi Sigurdsson this summer. Everton manager Ronald Koeman has told Sky Sports that a deal to bring Swansea City midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson to Goodison Park is "close." The Merseysiders, who have made...
Sky Sports - Mon Aug 7 9:45 AM
Sky Sports counts down to the new Premier League season with a brand new nightly football debate show.
Clement told the club website: I am delighted that Leon has agreed to take on the role as player-assistant coach.
The Sun - 4:53 PM
I think it affected the team, I think it affected some individuals, but our job is to deal with that, Clement said of the atmosphere.
BBC - 10:16 PM
I'd say it (relegation battle) starts from eighth, that's a pretty fair reflection at the moment, Clement said.
Mirror - 5:05 PM
His goalscoring is the main reason why he has been selected, Clement said.
Daily Mail - 4:03 PM