Old Trafford

Next Game

Man Utd v Swansea

Saturday, 16 August 2014, 15:00

Barclays Prem

No panic from Swansea boss

Swansea boss Michael Laudrup believes his team's recent winless run underlines their achievements from earlier in the season.

Last Updated: 29/04/13 at 14:19 Post Comment

Michael Laudrup: Pleased with Swansea's performances despite poor results

Michael Laudrup: Pleased with Swansea's performances despite poor results

The Swans are on a run of six matches without a victory - their worst spell of form since promotion to the Premier League almost two years ago.

Despite the recent stutter, Laudrup is happy with performance levels and is confident the Capital One Cup holders will secure a top 10 finish.

"We have gone over a month and a half without winning and we are still ninth in the table - that's incredible," said Laudrup.

"But I think that just shows you how we overachieved before this run. It depends how you look at things, but to have 40 points so early on as well as the cup - nobody would have expected that.

"The fixtures since then have not been an easy. We have played Arsenal, Tottenham and Chelsea and we still have the two Manchester (teams) to go.

"But I really can't say we have been poor since the cup final - not in any one of our games. We have been poor in moments but once again I can't say that we played poorly overall.

"It's always important to try to end a season well because it is good for confidence, but I can't say our performances have not been good."

TEAMtalk Facebook Fan Page

The TEAMtalk fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

D

aryl Janmaat, a cheaper alternative to Micah Richards? World Cup semifinalist versus Man City's backup, England's... what, fifth choice right back? That really hammers home the English premium.

harry hotspur
The Blank Gossip

H

ot damn, does Arsene Know!

fackson
Arsenal confirm Sanchez signing

O

k, let me start it...Arsenal signed Alexis f***ing Sanchez! Is this Arsene's new transfer policy? Me likey.

poolshortsdown
Arsenal confirm Sanchez signing

Footer 365

Premier League: Manchester United preparations going well under Louis van Gaal and Ryan Giggs

Ryan Giggs is adamant new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is 'not scared about the challenge'.

Transfer news: Arsenal sign Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Chile forward Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona for a fee believed to be £35million.

World Cup: Louis van Gaal blasts third-place play-off

Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal insists a World Cup third-place play-off "has got nothing to do whatsoever with sport."

Mail Box

Stop Your Sobbing And Man Up...

Oh and honey, put the kettle on. We have more World Cup mails but it's mostly an orgasmic explosion at the signing of Alexis Sanchez. Could this be Arsenal's year?

Mails: It's Not Entertainment, It's Sport...

When did we start getting the idea that football was an entertainment business? It's about winning and winning alone. We also have some defences of Louis van Gaal...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property