1996–97 Swansea City A.F.C. season

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1996–97 Swansea City A.F.C. season
Manager Denmark Jan Mølby (player-manager)
Stadium Vetch Field
Third Division 5th
Play-offs Runners-up
FA Cup First round
League Cup First round
Football League Trophy Second round

During the 1996–97 English football season, Swansea City competed in the Football League Third Division, following relegation from the Second Division.

Season summary[edit]

Kit[edit]

Squad[edit]

Squad at end of season[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Wales GK Roger Freestone
Wales GK Lee Jones
England DF Mark Clode
England DF Shaun Garnett
Wales DF Christian Edwards
Wales DF Robert King
Scotland DF Keith Walker
Denmark DF Thomas Willer-Jensen
Angola DF Joao Moreira
England MF Richard Appleby
England MF Steve Jones
England MF Dave Penney
Wales MF Shaun Chapple
No. Position Player
Wales MF Jonathan Coates
Wales MF Lee Jenkins
Wales MF Damian Lacey
Wales MF Kristian O'Leary
Republic of Ireland MF Kwame Ampadu[2]
Denmark MF Jan Mølby
England FW Linton Brown
England FW Carl Heggs
England FW Steve Torpey
Wales FW Jason Price
Wales FW Dai Thomas
Scotland FW Colin McDonald

Left club during season[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
England DF John Hills (on loan from Everton)
Northern Ireland DF Pat McGibbon (on loan from Manchester United)
No. Position Player
England MF John Hodge (to Walsall)
England FW Paul Brayson (on loan from Newcastle United)

Transfers[edit]

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In[edit]

Out[edit]

Results[edit]

Third Division[edit]

References[edit]