Team news | Swansea City v Nottingham Forest

11th December 2021
First team
Olivier Ntcham

Swansea City make two changes to the starting XI for this afternoon’s Championship encounter with Nottingham Forest in SA1.

Russell Martin is without Kyle Naughton, who is Isolating due to a positive case of covid-19 within his family. Ryan Bennett starts in his place, with the 31-year-old set to make his 14th league appearance of the campaign.

The other change sees Olivier Ntcham recalled to the starting XI in place of Rhys Williams, with the Frenchman having come off the bench in last weekend’s defeat at Middlesbrough.


Swansea City: Ben Hamer, Ethan Laird, Ben Cabango, Ryan Bennett, Ryan Manning, Matt Grimes (capt), Flynn Downes, Korey Smith, Olivier Ntcham, Jamie Paterson, Joel Piroe.

Subs: Steven Benda, Rhys Williams, Joel Latibeaudiere, Jake Bidwell, Liam Walsh, Michael Obafemi, Liam Cullen.

Nottingham Forest: Brice Samba, Djed Spence, Joe Worrall, Lewis Grabban (capt), Jack Colback, Philip Zinckernagel, Brennan Johnson, Ryan Yates, Jordi Osei-Tutu, Scott McKenna, James Garner.

Subs: Ethan Horvath, Joao Carvalho, Gaetan Bong, Alex Mighten, Cafu, Braian Ojeda, Lyle Taylor.