Watch highlights of the Swans in action from the early 80s

Older Swansea City fans will have fond memories of the club’s meteoric historic rise to the First Division in 1981, well now you can relive some of the magic moments from the Swans very first season in the top flight of English football.

ITV have provided a nostalgic look back at the best of the iconic football show, the Big Match, featuring highlights of football games from years gone by, which fans can now access for free on the ITV Hub.

All you need to do in order to watch any of the highlights is create a free account with ITV to be able to log in and you can watch as many highlights as you want.

Whilst viewers in Wales were treated to additional highlights featuring the fortunes of the Welsh clubs in the football league thanks to Soccer Sunday, with the likes of Huw Johns and Bob Symonds, fans were still able to watch Brian Moore present the Big Match on ITV every weekend.

Here are a list of the episodes that feature highlights of the Swans.

Match Time Revisited Series 1

Episode 5
Highlights of the Swansea City v Arsenal Division One game at the Vetch Field from October 1981

Episode 6
Highlights of the Stoke City v Swansea City game at the Victoria Ground in October 1981, when the Swans went top of the First Division.

Episode 8
Highlights from Maine Road as Manchester City entertained Swansea City in Division One during November 1981.

Episode 19
Highlights from the top of the table Division One clash between Swansea City and Ipswich Town from the Vetch Field in March 1982.

The Big Match Revisited Series 5

Episode 8
Highlights of the Football League Division Two game between Chelsea and Swansea at Stamford Bridge in December 1979.

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