Team news | Swansea City v Atalanta

27th July 2019
First team
Matt Grimes

Connor Roberts and Barrie McKay come into the Swansea City starting line-up for the final pre-season friendly against Atalanta.

The pair start instead of Kyle Naughton and Wayne Routledge, with the former dropping to the bench, while Matt Grimes skippers the Swans.

Erwin Mulder retains his place in goal with Roberts being joined by Mike van der Hoorn, Joe Rodon and Jake Bidwell in defence.

Grimes is again paired with Jay Fulton in midfield, with the Scot having scored four goals in two pre-season starts.

McKay, Bersant Celina and Nathan Dyer will operate in support of striker Oli McBurnie.

New signing Ben Wilmot is among the substitutes.

Swansea City: Erwin Mulder; Connor Roberts, Mike van der Hoorn, Joe Rodon, Jake Bidwell; Jay Fulton, Matt Grimes (captain); Nathan Dyer, Bersant Celina, Barrie McKay; Oli McBurnie.

Subs: Kristoffer Nordfeldt, Joel Asoro, Ben Wilmot, Declan John, Borja Baston, Yan Dhanda, Kyle Naughton, Jack Evans.