NEWS from the Former Players' Association

1st November 2021

Look through our archive of all the news regarding the work and initiatives of Swansea City's Former Players' Association.


FPA Club legend Alan Curtis backs Vetch community initiative

FPA committee back where it all started - at the Vetch Field 

FPA Players' Awards night raises funds for the FPA

FPA Roger Freestone's love affair with Swansea City 

FPA Martyn James on recognising the contribution of former players

FPA Jeremy Charles on the Swansea City friendships that have stood the test of time

Mothers' Day | Joyce Medwin, wife of Terry, on seven decades and six children with the Swans' favourite

IWD A tribute to Dolly 'the tea lady'

IWD Focus on former club secretary, Jackie Rockey

FPA A trip down memory lane for Vic Gomersall 

FPA Vic Gomersall the proud adopted Jack

FPA Andy Leitch recalls being spotted by the great John Charles

FPA Tony Cottey salutes Swansea City FPA 

FPA The footballer who made his name as a cricketer

FPA Time to Talk Day 

From the cold and wet of south west Wales to wall to wall sunshine Down Under, Steve Potter has come a long way since the Vetch Field

Evening Post football reporter, John Burgum, talks John Toshack's impact on Swansea City

Five months of the Former Players' Association


FPA 'Keeper Mike Hughes recalls the New Year game that changed his life

Esme Allchurch on life as a footballer's wife in the 1950s

FPA DSA members recall former players from games of Christmas past 

FPA committee members on what they want for Swansea City for Christmas

FPA Christmas matches: Anthony James

FPA donation via DSA secretary Cath Dyer

FPA Christmas match memories: Lauren Smith

FPA Christmas match memories: Mike Hughes

FPA Cliff Jones on leaving Swansea and the changing face of football

FPA LISTEN to Cliff Jones explaining the appearance of sheep on the pitch

FPA Swansea great Cliff Jones explains why sheep cut the Vetch Field pitch! 

FPA Owain Tudur Jones explains why establishing an association for former players is so important

FPA John Toshack's first signing Mark Baker on three incredible years as a Swan

FPA holds first social event at Stadium

FPA Former Evening Post reporter, John Burgum, on his decades documenting the Swans

FPA fundraising efforts for Alzheimer's Society praised

FPA Alzheimer's fundraisers reaches target with three weeks to go

FPA put their best feet forward for Alzheimer's Society Cymru

FPA stadium launch for memory walk

FPA Ashford applauds Swansea City FPA's inclusion policy

FPA fundraiser reaches target with three weeks to go

FPA to walk for Alzheimer's Society Cymru

FPA boost to charity fundraiser from City Business Network

FPA Introducing the non players' representatives

FPA Introducing Leon Britton

FPA Introducing Lee Trundle

FPA Introducing Alan Curtis

FPA Introducing Esme Allchurch

FPA Introducing the Former Players' Association

FPA What can you expect from the new Former Players' Association

FPA How to get involved

FPA Invite to former players to join the 'club'