Team news | Swansea City v Millwall

16th August 2022
First team
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Joe Allen makes his first start since returning to Swansea City as Russell Martin makes three changes for the visit of Millwall.

Head coach Martin hands starts to Allen, Blackpool matchwinner Olivier Ntcham and Nathan Wood against the Lions. Jay Fulton, Matty Sorinola and Ben Cabango all drop to the bench.

Jamie Paterson remains on the sidelines with a groin injury.

Andy Fisher continues in goal after his penalty heroics on the weekend, with Wood joining Kyle Naughton and Harry Darling in a back three.

Ryan Manning and Joel Latibeaudiere are the wing-backs, with Allen paired with captain Matt Grimes in midfield.

Ntcham and Joel Piroe will support Michael Obafemi in attack.

Swansea City: Andy Fisher; Nathan Wood, Kyle Naughton, Harry Darling; Joel Latibeaudiere, Joe Allen, Matt Grimes (captain), Ryan Manning; Olivier Ntcham, Joel Piroe, Michael Obafemi.

Substitutes: Steven Benda, Jay Fulton, Ben Cabango, Liam Cullen, Matty Sorinola, Ollie Cooper, Cameron Congreve.

Millwall: Bartosz Biakowski, Danny McNamara, Murray Wallace, Jake Cooper (captain), Benik Afobe, Billy Mitchell, Scott Malone, Tyler Burey, Charlie Cresswell, Jamie Shackleton, George Honeyman.

Substitutes: George Long, Shaun Hutchinson, George Evans, George Saville, Ryan Leonard, Isaac Olaofe, Andreas Voglsammer.