Team news | Stoke City v Swansea City

3rd March 2021
First team
Ryan Manning Forest

Swansea City head coach Steve Cooper has made four changes for tonight's Championship clash with Stoke City.

Kyle Naughton, Ryan Manning, Korey Smith and Jay Fulton come into the starting line-up at the bet365 Stadium, while Joel Latibeaudiere, Jake Bidwell, Conor Hourihane and Yan Dhanda all drop to the bench.

Freddie Woodman continues in goal, with Naughton lining up alongside Ben Cabango and Marc Guehi in the Swansea defence.

Connor Roberts and Manning are the wing-backs - with the Irishman starting a league game for the first time since the win over Watford - with Smith and Fulton joining captain Matt Grimes in the middle of the park.

Andre Ayew and Jamal Lowe lead the line for the Swans.

Stoke City: Angus Gunn, Harry Souttar, Danny Batth, James Chester; Tommy Smith, Joe Allen, John Obi Mikel (captain), Rhys Norrington-Davies; Jacob Brown, Steven Fletcher, Nick Powell.

Substitutes: Adam Davies, Sam Vokes, Tashan Oakley-Boothe, Jordan Cousins, Jordan Thompson, Josh Tymon, Will Forrester, Christian Norton, Jack Clarke.

Swansea City: Freddie Woodman; Kyle Naughton, Ben Cabango, Marc Guehi; Connor Roberts, Korey Smith, Jay Fulton, Matt Grimes (captain), Ryan Manning; Andre Ayew, Jamal Lowe.

Substitutes: Ben Hamer, Conor Hourihane, Morgan Whittaker, Paul Arriola, Yan Dhanda, Joel Latibeaudiere, Jake Bidwell, Ollie Cooper, Kieron Freeman. 

Referee: David Webb

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