The King Power Stadium

Next Game

Leicester v Swansea

Saturday, 18 April 2015, 15:00

Barclays Prem

The Liberty Stadium

Last Game

Swansea 1 - 1 Everton

Saturday, 11 April 2015, 12:45

Barclays Prem

Vorm operation goes 'to plan'

Swansea goalkeeper Michel Vorm says an operation to repair damage in his knee was a success.

Last Updated: 08/01/14 at 15:00 Post Comment

Michel Vorm: Swansea goalkeeper happy with his progress following knee surgery

Michel Vorm: Swansea goalkeeper happy with his progress following knee surgery

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Vorm has missed the Swans' last five matches after doctors decided to bring forward surgery on a long-standing meniscus tear.

Swansea have not put a timescale on his recovery, but manager Michael Laudrup said last month he did not expect his No 1 keeper to be out for "a long period".

And Vorm has now given the club website an encouraging update on his condition.

"The operation went to plan," he said. "There was a little tear in my meniscus, which caused a lot of problems, but a small operation of around 30 minutes sorted things out.

"I feel much better than before. I can do almost everything already. My knee has a little bit of fluid in it, which is normal at this stage, but I'm very comfortable with my recovery.

"I feel better than how I did before the operation. My knee feels better and my movement has improved, so that's great for me.

"We tried our best to contain it, but during the warm-up of the Norwich game (on December 15) I could sense maybe something wasn't right. I'm the kind of player that will battle through it though, and I did for 90 minutes.

"After that game, my knee flared up so we knew we had to get it sorted."

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Footer 365

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho defends Manchester City boss

Jose Mourinho spoke out in defence of underfire Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini ahead of welcoming rivals United.

PFA Women's Player of the Year: The Contenders

We take a closer look at the PFA Women's Player of the Year nominees.

Yaya Toure not leaving Manchester City, says Manuel Pellegrini

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has leapt to the defence of Yaya Toure and says the midfielder is going nowhere.

Mail Box

Wenger's Titles Down To United Woes...

Well, it's certainly one theory. Man United fans are out in force - decrying Wenger and defending FFP. We have mails on Coquelin, Coutinho and Mediawatch...

Mailbox: The Pros And Cons Of FFP

The mailbox has gone a little bit serious as they debate the pros and cons of FFP. Does it create a closed shop or opportunity? Plus, POTY nominations and...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company