Relegated Stoke take Swansea down into Championship with them

There was a funereal feel about this fixture as Stoke, who were already down, condemned Swansea City to relegation and a place in the Championship alongside them. Swansea, in truth, were resigned to their fate on Wednesday night, after Huddersfield grabbed an unlikely point at Chelsea, meaning that Carlos Carvalhal’s side needed a footballing miracle on the final day of the season.

That 10-goal swing across this game and the one taking place between Southampton and Manchester City never looked like happening as Swansea’s seven-year stay in the Premier League ended in defeat and amid no little anger as the supporters left the club’s board in little doubt as to what they think about the way things have imploded over the last few seasons.

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via Football | The Guardian

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