Team news | Swansea City v Middlesbrough

6th March 2021
First team
Bristol City home Conor Hourihane

Swansea City show one change from the midweek win at Stoke City for this afternoon’s clash with Middlesbrough.

Conor Hourihane comes in for Jamal Lowe as Steve Cooper starts with the same line-up that finished the clash with the Potters.

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Freddie Woodman continues in goal, while Kyle Naughton, Ben Cabango and Marc Guehi are again in defence for the Swans.

Connor Roberts and Ryan Manning continue as the wing-backs, with Hourihane joining skipper Matt Grimes, Jay Fulton and Korey Smith in what is expected to be a fluid midfield set-up.

Midweek match winner Andre Ayew will lead the line for the hosts, while Ryan Bennett is fit enough for a place on the bench after a calf injury.

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

Substitutes: Ben Hamer, Joel Latibeaudiere, Ryan Bennett, Jake Bidwell, Jamal Lowe, Yan Dhanda, Ollie Cooper, Morgan Whittaker, Paul Arriola.

Middlesbrough: Marcus Bettinelli, Anfernee Dijksteel, Grant Hall, Sam Morsy, Dael Fry, Yannick Bolasie, Jonny Howson (captain), Paddy McNair, Duncan Watmore, George Saville, Marc Bola.

Substitutes: Jordan Archer, Chuba Akpom, Marvin Johnson, Djed Spence, Neeskens Kebano, Darnell Fisher, Nathaniel Mendez-Laing.

Referee: Gavin Ward

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