Have you ever wonder how the Swans did on a particular date in history or wondered which league or competition they played in?Well now you can find out exactly what happened when the boys in black and white played on 19th August.
9 years ago on 19 August 2006 – A Lee Trundle brace helped the Swans get their first win of the League One campaign as they beat Doncaster Rovers 2-0 at the Liberty in front of 12,218 fans. The game also saw 6ft 7″ Trinidad & Tobago International defender Dennis Lawrence make his Swans debut.
15 years ago on 19 August 2000 – The Swans first away game of the Nationwide Football League Division Two season ended in stalemate as they held Brentford to a goaless draw at Griffin Park in front of a crowd of 5,036.
20 years ago on 19 August 1995 – Goals from Steve Torpey and Michael Basham helped the Swans scrape a 2-2 draw against Bristol Rovers at Twerton Park, as a crowd of 6,661 witnessed both Steve Torpey and Carl Heggs get sent off for the Swans for violent conduct in this League Division Two game.
37 years ago on 19 August 1978 – The Swans secured a point in their opening Football League Division Three game of the season at Colchester United, thanks to two second half goals from Robbie James.
43 years ago on 19 August 1972 – Goals from Herbie Williams and Geoff Thomas saw a Vetch Field crowd of 4,211 go home happy as the Swans beat Walsall 2-1 in the Football League Third Division.
Were you at any of these games – if you were then leave a comment below with your memories.