Britton – I Am No Diver

Sunday, 21 March 2010, 9:45
1 min read

The Blackpool manager accused the Swansea City midfielder of diving in the earlier meeting between the two sides at the Liberty back in October.

Now the two come face to face again on Tuesday when Britton will line up for the promotion chasing Swans who will be looking for their first win in four games.

Britton said "I was shocked when I heard Ian Holloway accuse me of diving.   I'm not a diver and never have been.  I pride myself on being an honest player.

"If I went down in that game it was because I was brought down by one of his players.   Anyone who has watched me play for Swansea over the last eight years will agree.  I'm not a cheat."

Latest from Blog

Swansea City v Blackburn Rovers – Your matchday build up

The Swans entertain Blackburn Rovers at the Swansea.com Stadium on Saturday looking for what will be just a fifth home league win of an entirely forgettable season. Last weekend’s win at Sunderland was a welcome result for the Swans and certainly took some of the pressure off what the league…

Swans TV: Joe Allen | Lifting the Lid

. . .Joe Allen sits down with Swans TV to reflect on his life and career in the first episode of our 'Lifting the Lid' series, brought to you in association with Reviva Coffee. The midfielder talks about his early days with the Swans, the off-field drama he experienced following…

Swans TV: Sunderland v Swansea City | 90 in 90

. . .Check out the best of our pitchside and behind-the-scenes footage as we wrap up Swansea City's Championship victory at Sunderland in 90 seconds. For more information, as well as all the latest Swansea City AFC news, log onto the club's official website at http://www.swanseacity.com Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/SWANSPLAYER…

Sunderland 1-2 Swansea City – Ronald’o’ at the double

Swansea City got a desperately needed three points at the Stadium of Light thanks to a brace from Brazilian winger Ronald. The impressive January signing got two deserved goals in a dominant first half display by the Swans as they followed up the last good away win at Hull City…