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Swansea City A.F.C. - Honours

In the history of soccer, since their formation in 1912, Swansea City Association Football Club has played in the top four levels of the English football league system. They have won the Football League Cup once; the Football League Trophy twice and the Welsh Cup 10 times.

England

League

Level One of the English football league system (known as the football pyramid)

(‘Football League First Division’ until 1992; ‘Premier League’ from 1993)

Highest Position: Sixth - 1982

Level Two of the English football league system

('Second Division' until 1992; 'Football League First Division' until 2004; 'Championship' since 2005)

Play-Off Winners: Once - 2011

Promotion: Once - 1981

Level Three of the English football league system

('Third Division' ('Third Division North' and 'Third Division South' from 1922 - 1958) until 1992; 'Football League Second Division' until 2004; 'League One' since 2005)

Winners: 3 times - 1925, 1949, 2008

Promotion: Once - 1979

Level Four of the English football league system

('Fourth Division' from 1959 until 1992; 'Football League Third Division' until 2004; 'League Two' since 2005)

Winners: Once - 2000

Play-Off Winners: Once - 1988

Promotion: 3 times - 1970, 1978, 2005

Football League Cup

('Milk Cup' from 1982 - 1986; 'Littlewoods Cup' from 1987 - 1990; 'Rumbelows Cup' from 1991 - 1992; 'Coca-Cola Cup' from 1993 - 1998; 'Worthington's Cup' from 1999 - 2003; 'Carling Cup' from 2004 - 2012; 'Capital One Cup' from 2013 - 2016)

Winners: Once - 2013

Football League Trophy

('Associate Members Cup' from 1983 - 1984; 'Freight Rover Trophy' from 1985 - 1987; 'Sherpa Vans Trophy' from 1988 - 1989; 'Leyland DAF Cup' from 1990 - 1991; 'Autoglass Trophy' from 1992 - 1994; 'Auto Windcreens Shield' from 1995 - 2000; 'LDV Vans Trophy' from 2001 - 2006; 'Johnstone's Paint Trophy' from 2007 - 2015)

Winners: Twice - 1994, 2006

Wales

Welsh Cup

Winners: 10 times - 1913, 1932, 1950, 1961, 1966, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1989, 1991

Runners-up: 8 times - 1915, 1926, 1938, 1940, 1949, 1956, 1957, 1969

FAW Premier Cup

Winners: Twice - 2005, 2006

Runners-up: Twice - 2001, 2002

 

First Football History

Further detail on each of these and other successes in the Swansea City football history story, including football firsts and soccer records can be found in the forthcoming book from The Football Ground: First Football Histories: Swansea City A.F.C.

 

 

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